Carol is a GoDT Master Trainer. She has trained dogs for over 35 years and is proud to be the only Kennel Club Accredited Trainer for Companion Dog Training and Behavioural Training in Northern Ireland. She has an Advanced Diploma in Canine Behaviour Management (with distinction). In 2008 she set up Down Dog, a thriving training and behaviour business based on the beautiful Ards peninsula in Northern Ireland.
Carol runs a range of training classes teaching you how to train your Perfect Pet. She also runs specialist classes including nosework and Rally. She offers one to one training and behaviour consultations. Carol has been appointed as the behaviourist working with three local vet practices and accepts referrals from vets from other practices and from individual owners.
All of the training is done with positive, reward based methods. Carol’s ethos is that training should be FUN for both owner and dog.