Sian Illingworth, in conjunction with Crayford ATS (CATS), will be holding a 10 week Pre-Agility Puppy Course on a Thursday evening at Downe Court Riding Stables, New Road Hill, Downe, Orpington, Kent BR6 7JA between 7-8 pm. Cost: £50.00 for the 10 week course, commencing 12 January 2012. Spaces available so, if interested, please email Lisa Bailey at firstname.lastname@example.org or ring m. 07815 144694) (15/12/11)
Louandi Agility Club will be holding an additional nights training on a Thursday evening at the Arrow Riding Centre in Dartford. Top Agility Trainer Lee Windeatt will be the Head Trainer and he will instruct two competition classes. If you would like to be considered for a space please contact: Louise Challis Email: email@example.com or ring m. 07802 849945 (14/12/11)
KATS have some spaces available for the Spring 2012 term which starts in January. Fees are due by 21 December 2011 in order to hold a space. We train in an indoor floodlit riding school near Fleet in Hampshire.
Class times are as follows:-
Term lasts for 11 weeks at a cost of £60.50, plus a £5 one-off joining fee.
Pre-agility runs for 10 weeks at a cost of £55, plus the £5 one-off fee. If you are interested in a space at all, please email Lucy King at firstname.lastname@example.org for an application form.
Hannah Banks is looking for one or two more people, if possible with small or medium dogs, to join her for an hours weekly training at Apps Court Farm (Walton-on-Thames, Surrey) on Wednesdays at 6:30 trained by Hannah Banks. The dogs are currently in Grades 1-3. The venue is outside on grass under floodlights. For more information, please email Hannah: email@example.com (14/11/11)
Coltishall AC's new beginners course will be commencing on 12 January 2012 at Burgh Farm, Mattishall. Almost all breeds of dog will enjoy and benefit from agility. They must be at least one year old before they can start training and need to have basic obedience and get on with other dogs. If you and your dog would like to joint he fun, please ring Janet Dilloway on tel. 01362 691243 or Sue Seekings on tel. 01953 607858. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com To find out more have a look at www.coltishallagilityclub.co.uk (30/10/11)
Beginners to Winners is taking bookings for the Beginners to Winners Pre-agility course starting on Monday, 7 November at 7pm at Oaklands College, St. Albans (Herts). For more information or to book a space, email Penny Cockerill at firstname.lastname@example.org or ring m. 07974 825735 (05/10/11)
Jen Lewis is setting up a new training venture in West and North Yorkshire, starting on Thursday evenings from WEdnesday, 12 October. She will be running training sessions for all levels of competing dogs and pre-agility foundation classes for puppies and complete beginners near York. All sessions will be held indoors in a lovely, large indoor equestrian centre. There are currently spaces available for all levels. There will also be sessions available for people with dogs Grade 3 and above, wishing to train their dogs on the equipment without instruction. She is also offering outdoor training for all levels near Otley in West Yorkshire. 1-2-1 sessions and small group sessions available. For more information, please contact Jen Lewis on m. 07946 387011 or email: email@example.com. (29/09/11)
Diamond Dogz Agility - Bucks starts a new term on 10 October, including a new beginners class. A few spaces are also available for competing dogs. Training is Monday from 6.15-9.15pm and Thursday from 6.30-9.30pm. All classes indoors. For more information, please go to www.diamonddogz.org.uk (20/09/11)
Warehill Agiity Group will be running a new beginners course starting in October on a Monday evening and we could accommodate two more dogs. There may also be space for competing dogs on Friday nights. People can contact me (Hilary Crew) by email at firstname.lastname@example.org (Beds) (20/09/11)
Smartpaws have two new places for Grade 3 - 5 dogs at their Grendon venue. Each week we focus on handling / obstacle specifics - for example. dog walk, jumping sequences, weaves - in order to improve competition results. Coupled with this focus is a fantastic training atmosphere which motivates both dogs and handlers alike! Our indoor venue at Grendon Equestrian Centre is a large, well lit and has a first class clean training surface. All our equipment is new and to KC standards. Class runs from 20.20 to 21.45. For more information, please email Alan Gardner at email@example.com. www.smartpawsdogagility.com. www.facebook.com/groups/SmartPaws/ (19/09/11)
KATS have some limited spaces available for the Winter 2011 term. We train in an indoor floodlit riding school near Fleet in Hampshire. Class times are as follows
Term lasts for 11 weeks at a cost of £60.50, plus a £5 one-off joining fee. Pre-agility runs for 10 weeks at a cost of £55, plus the £5 one-off fee. If you are interested in a space at all, please email Lucy King at firstname.lastname@example.org (15/09/11)
Tabondi Agility Training, nr Hinckley, Leicestershire (CV13 6JJ) is moving to Saturdays from October which opens spaces for new members. Classes start at 9.30 and run through the day. Classes of 5-6 dogs only. I am happy to welcome three new trainers from within the club. All standards, abilities and dog sizes welcome. 6 week intro/probationary period. Then calendar monthly fees. Fees also include use of field and equipment FOC. Available two sets of equipment. Fenced in secure field. Hard standing for parking. Please ring Eileen on m. 07775 532223 or email email@example.com (14/09/11)
Screaming Agility Dogs has some training spaces available for a new Young Dogs/Pre-Agility class, starting Sunday, 2 October 2011 at 10:00-11:00am, at our new venue in Beoley, nr Redditch. Worcs. If anyone is interested email Stuart at firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.screamingagilitydogs.webs.com (14/09/11)
Thatcham DTC on Berks/Hants border are starting a puppy/ pre-agility group soon and also have some spaces for competing dogs. Monday evenings and Saturdays. Contact: Stuart on email email@example.com for more information or look on http://www.thatcham-dtc.co.uk/ (06/09/11)
Winslow Agility Training in Bromyard, Herefordshire have the following places available on Sundays at 1.00 - 2.00pm for competing dogs and 2.30 - 3.30 for pre-agility. There are also places available on Thursdays from 2.30 - 3.30pm. All enquiries welcome. Ring tel. 01885 490363 or m. 07966 771035 or email firstname.lastname@example.org (02/09/11)
At Bure Valley Agility, we have a few places for handlers who run Grades 1-5. (Norfolk) For more information you can visit our website (16/08/11)
Capable Canines in South East Cornwall have limited spaces available on their September Beginners’ Course as well as spaces on their forthcoming Foundation Classes. Please see website www.capablecanines.org or email Jackie email@example.com for further details. (10/08/11)
Angela's Canine Academy has agility spaces at her training classes at Crockstead Farm in Halland, near Uckfield, East Sussex. There are spaces for some dogs who are beginning agility as well as total beginners. Angela is also starting new beginner classes at her Eastbourne venue on Sunday afternoons, starting from September. For all enquiries, ring tel. 01323 500900, or email firstname.lastname@example.org (27/07/11)
Alldogs Agility Training has places available for pre-competition dogs, new to competition dogs, or old hands. Outside venue on grass. The venue is in Bursledon, Southampton, nNear to jnct 8 M27. All enquiries welcome. Ring Debbie on m. 07835 608546 (15/07/11)
Essex Flyers have two spaces on their next Agility Foundation Course beginning on the 4th of August. See their website www.essexflyers.com for more details and contact details. (11/07/11)
Canine Sports has a Beginners agility course starting on 11 July 2011. There will be a different class to cater for those who have never done any agility as well as people/dogs who have done a little. All breeds are welcome. Course duration 7 weeks. 1 hour lessons with a maximum of six dogs per instructor. First class time 7:30 pm with a later class if demand requires it. Cost club membership of £5 single or £8 family course cost £50. Venue, Sedgeway Equestrian Centre, Witchford, Nr Ely, Cambridgeshire. Email Estelle at email@example.com or ring m. 07989 978765 (06/07/11)
Patanden Agility have spaces available in their pre-agility classes commencing on Tuesday 6th September 2011, 6.45pm - 7.45pm The classes are held in a lovely equestrian centre in Coldwaltham, nr Pulborough, West Sussex. Dogs must be a minimum of six months old to attend and must be fully vaccinated. For further information please contact Denise Smith - 01243 551773, 07543522002 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. (04/07/11)
Diamond Dogz - Bucks has a new set of classes - including a foundation (beginners) one - starting on 18 July 2011. There are also a few spaces available in competition group. Please go onto www.diamonddogz.org for more information (29/06/11)
4 Paws Dog Training & Agility Club, a small club on the Herts/Cambs border, has places available for beginners to completive levels. For further information, ring Christine Walker on tel. 01763 244437. www.4pawsdogtrainingclub.co.uk (07/06/11)
Cleverpawz in Washington (Tyne & Wear) has some training places left at all levels of agility including micro, intro, intermediate, advanced and open level. Email Lucy at email@example.com or see website www.cleverpawz.co.uk for details. (30/05/11)
Phoenix Agility Club (just north of Loughborough, Leics.) has
spaces for dogs and handlers who already know the basics up to G7 competitors.
Clever Dog College in Newcastle under Lyme (Staffs.) will be opening its doors to new members from the 14th June 2011. Classes will run on Tuesday and Thursday evenings in fun obedience, fun agility and competition agility. Katie Rowlands and Mandi Marks will be running the classes along with their special guest trainer friends. The venue is situated centrally just 5 minutes from Junction 16 of the M6 or 10 minutes from junction 15. For more information, go to www.cleverdogcollege.co.uk (24/05/11)
Chance Agility Training is moving to Rugby as of 23 May 2011. The new address is Heathfields, Lawford Heath Lane, Rugby, CV23 9EU. There are a couple of spaces available on Tuesday and Thursday evening sessions. New beginners class starting Wednesday afternoons. One-to-One training or adhoc small group training as and when required. For more information, email Deena at firstname.lastname@example.org (22/05/11)
Beginners to Winners are taking bookings for the Beginners to Winners Pre-agility course starting on Tuesday, 7 June at 8pm at Oaklands College, St. Albans (Herts). This is the last chance to start this training as no new courses will be held before September. For more information or to book a space, email Penny Cockerill at email@example.com or ring m. 07974 825735 (18/05/11)
Blenheim ATC, based in the West Midlands, are pleased to be able offer training classes to new members of any standard as from the end of June 2011. Training times will be Monday and Thursday 6.30-7.30pm and 7.30-8.30pm. Class structures will be determined by demand. Please email blenheimatc @ yahoo.co.uk for further information or to add your name to the list. Please visit our website at www.blenheimatc.webs.co.uk (13/05/11)
Mis-Fits DTC in Suffolk has vacancies for both beginner dogs and advanced dogs at their Agility Classes. For details, ring Angela on m. 07860 181709. (08/05/11)
Agility Dogs in Surrey have a few vacancies for dogs already competing.
Corton Agility are pleased to have an Agility Taster Course for Beginners due to start on 7 June 2011 for seven weeks. If you are brand new to agility and are interested in signing up for the course please email Jill Holness at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how to attend or ring m. 07881 415043. The course is limited to eight participants so book up quickly. Course to take place on Tuesday evenings, from 6.30pm, to 7.30pm at a venue near Wootton Bassett, Swindon, Wiltshire. (20/04/11)
Warehill Agility Group have gone to the summer training days of Monday and Wednesday evenings and now have a couple of places available for dogs that are about to compete or are already competing, up to Grade 7. We will be holding a new beginners course on Wednesday evenings at 7pm starting 8 June. Ring Hilary Crew on tel. 01582 721765 or email email@example.com. (19/04/11)
Diamond Dogz ( Bucks/Herts ) has a few vacancies in the new summer term starting week beginning 2 May. A few spaces left in the new beginners class as well as a couple in the competitions groups. Please check out www.diamonddogz.org.uk (16/04/11)
a small, friendly club catering for Fun Agility to Competition level has 10 week beginners
course starting 10 May @ March, Cambs.
Screaming Agility Dog Training (Warks) is starting a Pre-Agility Class for young dogs 6 months to 12 months. No equipment to start with, until old enough, teaching the young ones all they need to know for a head start on their agility journey. Starting Tuesday, 3 May from 730-830pm. Email for more details firstname.lastname@example.org. or visit www.screamingagilitydogs.webs.com (09/04/11)
CKT have a few places available on a Tuesday afternoon for dogs that are already competing, Grades 1-3 & 3-5. The venue is at Appledown Rescue Kennels, Eaton Bray, Beds. Please ring Kate Truluck on mobile: 07808 591015. (06/04/11)
Ace of Dogs, based in Great Kingshill, Buckinghamshire, HP15 6PF has spaces available in some of our classes, in particular, the class on Mondays at 1.30pm. This class is suitable for dogs that are nearly ready to compete or competing in the lower grades. I teach using reward-based methods aiming to keep everything fun for dogs and handlers. I teach to competition standard although if you just want to come along and have some fun with your dog, that is fine too! Classes last for 1 hour and cost £60 for a block of ten lessons. Please email Helen at email@example.com or see www.aceofdogs.webs.com for more information about spaces in other classes or contact Helen to be added to a waiting list. (03/04/11)
Crayford Agility Club (CATS) at Downe Court Stables, Downe, Kent BR6 7JA have spaces available for Grade 3 and up Small, Medium and Large dogs on Thursday evenings. For more info please email our trainers Sian Illingworth at firstname.lastname@example.org or Lisa Bailey at email@example.com(03/04/11)
Celfee Agility has a new Absolute Beginners class - from the bottom up agility training for new dogs with new or experienced handlers - and a new Competition class, covering all skills including handling, control and speed/motivation, starting on the 17 April 2011. Class size will be no more than seven. Ring Steve Seale on m. 07801 823228 or email firstname.lastname@example.org (03/04/11)
Dog Learning Zone has a limited number of spaces available for improvers (for dogs that know the basics) on a Monday morning at our outdoor venue, near Diss, Norfolk, or a Wednesday evening at 8pm at the indoor riding school, World Horse Welfare, Snetterton, Norfolk. Also spaces for beginners on a Friday morning starting outdoors on Friday 13 May. Please contact Elaine Brown on 07845 776 110 or email@example.com. Or visit our website at www.doglearningzone.co.uk (01/04/11)
Essex Flyers Dog Agility in Chelmsford Essex, have two places open on their next Agility Foundation Course beginning shortly. Places also available in some of their many classes including weekday classes. Check their website www.essexflyers.com for details. 1-2-1 sessions also available
Beginners to Winnerspenny.firstname.lastname@example.org or ring m. 07974 825735 (27/03/11)(St. Albans) has space in the 7pm class for complete beginners in the next pre-agility course starting on 12 April. Six week course covers control, focus, body awareness and balance, relationship building and target work. Email PennY Cockerill at
SmartPaws DTC (Jackie & Alan Gardner) currently have a rare couple of places available for competition dogs in their Tuesday evenings classes in Tamworth, Staffs. For further details please email: email@example.com (23/03/11)
Bure Valley Agility have spaces available on a new eight week course starting Tuesday, 22 March. Trainers Chris Haynes and Christina Williams. Pre-beginners and beginners at 6.30.pm, progression and competition at 7.30 and 8.30.pm. Venue: Bure Valley Stables, Hall Farm, Oxnead, Norfolk NR10 5HP. From Norwich this is off the A140 near Aylsham. Contact us on tel. 01692 404652 or 01603 872818. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website http://burevalleyagility.com (17/03/11)
Whirlwind Agility, based in Stoke Poges/Gerrards X, is starting two new beginner agility courses. One is at 5pm Mondays and starts 11 April) while the other is at 7pm on Wednesdays and starts 13 April). Please contact Sue White on email@example.com or visit www.whirlwind-agility.co.uk (10/03/11)
Blackthorn Dog Training has room for more handlers in their Competition class, currently training at 2pm on a Sunday but moving to 7pm in a Thursday evening from May. Email Sue Leech at firstname.lastname@example.org (03/03/11)
White Rose Agility has currently got four places for dogs already competing in KC Grades 1, 2, 3 or their equivalent at BAA or UKA shows. Please note that we are a competition club, preparing and training for competitive agility. We still have lots of fun though! Email Brenda Tenten on email@example.com (28/02/11)
Celfee Agility East Midlands has places left on new agility competition level course starting Saturday, 5 March. The aim of the course is to develop your key area e.g. motivation, turns and touch points etc. Small classes to give time to train. Thurlaston, Leicestershire LE9 7TG. Ring Steve on m. 07801 823228 (28/02/11)
Beginners to Winners (St. Albans) has one space in the 8pm class and three spaces in the 9pm class starting tomorrow evening (1st March). Six week course covers control, focus, body awareness and balance, relationship building and target work. Contact Penny Cockerill firstname.lastname@example.org or m. 07974 825735 (28/02/11)
Honiton & DCS have new foundation and beginner classes starting mid-March 2011. The competition also has a space for one, possibly two dogs. for more information email Honitondogs@hotmail.co.uk (28/02/11)
Agility Nuts DTC has beginners and advanced training places available at their venue nr Bingham (Notts). Ring Pen Sensky on m. 07760 252992.Website: www.agilitynuts.co.uk (28/02/11)
Milton Keynes DTC has spaces available for experienced and competing dog of all grades. All year indoor school, at Hanslope, Nr Milton Keynes. Wednesday evenings from 8pm. A beginners 6 week course is to start in early March. Ring Janet Jordan on m. 07887 920579 or email@example.com for further details. (28/02/11)
3 Paws Agility has one space left on the 5 March. If more people are interested there is a waiting list so if anyone pulls out then the next person on the list can be offered the space. (Dorset) Ring Amy Lawson on m. 07830 054585 or email firstname.lastname@example.org (28/02/11)
Kesellieyn Agility (Herts) is starting a new 8 week beginners course on 6 April at Bayford in Hertfordshire. Dogs will be introduced to all agility equipment gradually building confidence and control as the course continues. Taught by an experience and competing instructor. For more details, please contact Lynn Jamieson at email@example.com (18/02/11)
Otley DTS have spaces in trained classes for ALL grades. All sizes/breeds welcome. Tuesday evening s - Sicklinghall Park, Main Street, Sicklinghall, Nr Wetherby/Harrogate LS22 4BD. Grades 1 – 4 7.30 – 8.30pm. Grades 4 – 7 8.30 - 9.30. Trainers: Dawn Long and Katie Long. . Beginners class also starting 1 March 2011. Contact: Ring Pam Costello on m. 07841046871 for more info. www.Otleydtsagility.co.uk (08/02/11)
Donyatt Dog Training Club has spaces available on a new beginner class starting on 3 March. Training will be from 7pm on Thursday evenings at the Conquest Centre near Taunton, Somerset. We also have limited spaces in the more advanced classes for experienced/competing handlers. Enquires and bookings to contact Jo 01823 432212. (06/02/11)
Beginners to Winners Agility is now taking bookings for pre-agility classes. Each six week course costs £39, payable in advance. The lessons are suitable for dogs under the age of 12 months, although older inexperienced dogs will also benefit from the training, and will teach relationship building, control and focus, body awareness and balance. A full syllabus will be taught over twelve weeks and will lay an excellent foundation for progression to beginner’s classes and agility equipment.
Classes with Penny Cockerill start on Tuesday 1 March at Oaklands Equestrian Centre, Oaklands College Smallford Campus, Hatfield Road, St Albans, Herts. AL4 0JA, at 8pm and 9pm. There are still spaces on the first 9pm course. For further information and a booking form, please email Penny on firstname.lastname@example.org or ring m. 07974 825735. (06/02/11)
Whitedogs Agility has six spaces on Thursday evenings in the puppy/ young dog /beginner class. Competing / dogs who know the equipment also wanted. Lovely indoor venue near Bodiam (E. Sussex). Hope to offer friendly motivated training. Email email@example.com or ring Mary Cleverley on m. 07944154813 (26/01/11)
Celfee Agility, run by Steve Seale, is starting new agility classes in Leicestershire (E. Midlands). There are places open for both beginners and competition standards. All breeds and sizes welcome. The venue is in Thurlaston, Leicestershire LE9 7TG.
For more information, ring Steve on tel. 01162841951 or m. 07801 823228 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org (24/01/11)
Diamond Dogz ( Bucks / Herts ) will be training Mondays and Thursdays from 14 february 2011. Thursdays are full with a waiting list, but there are a few places left on the Monday sessions.
Please go to www.diamonddogz.org.uk for more information. (24/01/11)
There are also a few spaces for one-to-one personal training with Steve where your needs will be matched specifically for your dog and yourself. Theses spaces are on a first come first served basis.
Patanden Agilityhave two places available on their Pre-Agility Class which will commence on Tuesday 1st March at 6.45pm - 7.45pm at their indoor venue at Coldwaltham, West Sussex. The class consists of a variety of exercises that prepare both the dog and handler to work in partnership before embarking on any agility equipment. The pre-agility lessons usually last approximately eight weeks followed by the absolute beginners class where the agility equipment is taught. Dogs must be eight months or over.
If you are interested and require any further information, please contact Denise on tel. 01243 551773 or email email@example.com (22/01/11)
Kiln Agility Training Society (KATS), based near Fleet on the Hampshire/Surrey borders, has spaces left for the Spring 2011 term. The terms last for 15 weeks. Times are as follows:
Racing-redd Agility will be starting a new 10 week beginners course on Monday, 7 February to 11 April from 1.30 - 2.30pm at it's new second venue in Newborough (PE67SG), near Peterborough. The course will be for anyone who would like to try agility for the first time. Over the 10 week course you and your dog will be introduced to all the equipment and, by the end of the course, you will be able to negotiate small sequences with the skills you and your dog have learnt. Dogs will need to be at least 12 months old. The cost of the course is £80 which includes one off membership.
Racing-redd Agility will also be starting an evening training session at Newborough once the lighter nights get here on Thursday evening.
Racing-redd Agility also has some spaces available at it's other venue near Holbeach (PE128SR) where group lessons for dogs and handlers of all standards, grades and abilities are held on Thursday and Sunday. Whether you want to train your 'best friend' to a higher competitive level or just for fun and fitness Racing-redd's Instructor Wendy Clay (ACI 1st Class) is there to help. Private lessons either 1-2-1 or small groups can be accommodated. Please contact Wendy Clay for details. Call 07775556606 or text 'Class info' and I will return your call. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit.
BAC Agility has spaces available on their agility beginners course for dogs over 12 months. The course will run in March/April on a Sunday night at 8-10 pm at Brtle, Bury, lancashire. See website www.bacagility.co.uk or email Babs Cook email@example.com (06/01/11)
FULL Watford AC has filled their places. (11/01/11)
Screaming Agility Dogs Training has managed to secure themselves a new indoor venue at Great Alne, nr Alcester, Warwickshire B49 6JA. They are now training on Wednesday evenings 7.00-8.00pm for their brand new foundation and young dog class and 8.00-9.00pm for competition training. Starting Wednesday, 12 January 2011. For more information ting Stuart DOughty at m. 07756 250166 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Web site: www.screamingagilitydogs.webs.com (03/01/11)
Packington ADS is moving to a new indoor venue for winter training as from 6 January in Lapworth (Warks). This will be on Thursday nights from 8.0 -10.00pm. We have spaces for experienced, competing handlers and dogs. New handlers and dogs would need to put their names down on the waiting list for our next beginners course. Check out the website at www.packingtonagility.co.uk (02/01/11)
Tabondi Agility (Nr) Hinckley. Leicestershire has spaces available for dogs and handlers of all standards, grades and abilities. Not all dogs and handlers are the same. Improve on your handling improve on your success. Individual attention to handler and dogs within classes. Class size 5-6. Handlers and dogs with problems very welcome. Training consists of motivational work, distance control, speed, and handling. Beginners, Puppy’s do foundation work progressing to Agility equipment. Outdoor club suited for pre-competition practice for those who train indoors. Members from other clubs welcome in addition to where they already train. Some times a different view can help. Positive training, clicker food and toy rewards. Contact Eileen on m. 07775 532223 or email email@example.com