Your nearest Clever Dog Company Method Trainers

For times and venues, call the central number on 01753 859 004, or take a look at the list below to find your nearest CDC class locations.

Midlands & Lincolnshire

Julia PounderBased in: Nottingham

With a particular love for terriers, puppies, rescued and older rehomed dogs, Julia is based in Nottingham and has seven Border Terriers. Click on the branch name or call 07932 667 723

Sam SwansonBased in: Watlington, Oxfordshire

One-to-one training in Oxfordshire. Sam also instructs a branch of Clever Dog Company®puppy classes in Watlington. Sam is one of our agility specialists and runs agility classes during the Summer months in Watlington.

Click on the branch name or call 01491 613256 or 07866 632750

Amy BarberBased in: Leicester & Leicestershire

Clicking - the way to create calm and confident city pooches!Based in Stoneygate, Leicester, Amy developed her passion for training through her Pet Care Services business. She has experience of caring for and training a huge variety of dogs of all breeds and sizes but her first love is her own little Dachshund cross Chihuahua.

Amy has a special interest working with puppies and their humans so that they can 'start right' and find perfect problem-preventatives, as well as problem-solving and training adolescent and adult dogs.

Click on the branch name or call 0116 216 6963

Ann CorcoranBased in: Norwich, Norfolk

Having had dogs all my life, including a Collie cross called Patch, Chip a Poodle x Westie and two Cocker spaniels, Bruce and Bel, I have become fascinated by canine/human dynamics, both for single dog households and those where there are multiple canine/human interactions.

With an Advanced Diploma in Canine Behaviour Management, I am a full member of the APDT (membership no 01269) and am proud to follow their code of conduct of kind, fair and effective dog training using positive reinforcement.

Click on the branch name or call 07766 758 146

Rosemary McDonaghBased in: North Lincolnshire

Based in North Lincolnshire, with one chocolate Labrador and two mad(!) Abyssinian cats herself, one of life’s greatest joys for Rosemary is to see the bonds develop between dog and owner through the use of the Clever Dog Company Methods.


Rosemary can offer training and advice on common behaviour issues like jumping up, recall or stealing and has experience of helping dogs on restricted exercise following illness or surgery.

Click on the branch name or call 07956 367 012

Jo HubbardBased in: Leicestershire and surrounding areas

“Helping you to develop a rewarding, stress-free and lifelong partnership with your dog”

Jo specialises in the training needs of deaf dogs and dogs experiencing hearing loss, as well as veterinary procedure training. She has a keen interest in working with puppies, rehomed dogs and developing advanced trick training.

Jo is a lover of all animals, although dogs remain closest to her heart (apart from her cat!)

Having previously trained her own rescue dogs, and with qualifications in Canine Behaviour and Training, her background includes:

  • Worked within a dog rescue centre
  • Working as an advanced clicker trainer of dogs and cats for specialist veterinary procedures
  • Working with assistance dogs in advanced training for people with disabilities
  • Working as a pet sitter

Jo’s knowledge and experience will help you become an expert dog owner.

Using only science based ‘force and fear-free’ training methods, she believes that training your dog, and learning how to train your dog, should be, and is fun! Jo’s commitment to continued education also means that she can provide you with the most up to date skills that are out there!

"All dogs are as individual as you and I." Jo is with you every step of the way and with her support, you and your dog can achieve a truly unique partnership to be proud of.

Click on the branch name or call 07736936506 / 01509 816881