Dog training services

If you need help to train your dog with modern reward-based methods that produce great results get in
touch. We cover Bristol and South Gloucestershire.

Canine Relate Dog Training is run by me, Celia Bourne. I have more than 30 years’ experience in training dogs and teaching dog owners to train their pets and have worked with or for a number of organisations including The Kennel Club, Dogs Trust, RSPCA, Guide Dogs for the Blind, DOGAID (assistance in disability), etc. Since 2006 I have worked as a Dog Warden for South Gloucestershire Council handling a large number of dogs of all shapes, sizes and temperaments! I deal with all manner of complaints about dogs in the community and actively promote responsible ownership giving advice to owners and educational talks to schools and community groups.

My formal qualifications

My formal dog based qualifications in Canine Behaviour and Training include HNC and FdSc degree from Bishop Burton College, City and Guilds, NVQ etc . I also attend countless seminars, workshops and training courses to keep my training knowledge and methods up to date.

My practical experience

I am experienced in competing, training, handling and judging dogs in agility, working trials, flyball, breed showing, assistance in disability, etc. I handle stray dogs every day and have fostered dogs for rescue organisations as well as taking in numerous dogs with problems.

My services include

Behavioural consultations (on vet referral only)
121 lessons for puppies and general training
Activity workshops and courses
Home visits

My formal qualifications

My formal dog based qualifications in Canine Behaviour and Training include HNC and FdSc degree from Bishop Burton College, City and Guilds, NVQ etc . I also attend countless seminars, workshops and training courses to keep my training knowledge and methods up to date.

My practical experience

I am experienced in competing, training, handling and judging dogs in agility, working trials, flyball, breed showing, assistance in disability, etc. I handle stray dogs every day and have fostered dogs for rescue organisations as well as taking in numerous dogs with problems.

My services include

Behavioural consultations (on vet referral only)
121 lessons for puppies and general training
Activity workshops and courses
Home visits