Kent Dog Boarding & Training  Kennels

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Our Team

Kent's premier dog boarding & training centre

Michael 

Owner & Head Trainer

Michael is the head trainer and competes with his own dogs recently gaining his IPO 2 and the Dutch Youth Working Champion title with his 2 & half year old female Doberman at the Dutch IPO Nationals in 2017, Michael has 2 other Dobermann that are fully trained Personal Protection dogs as well as training a Belgian Shepherd Puppy for IPO.



Michael has various canine related accreditations and is a NASDU instructor delivering their nationally recognised HABC dog handling qualifications see our NASDU course date page for dates and availability alternatively if you want to contact us to book a date that suits you please get in touch.


Below is just a few of Michaels qualifications so you can have peace of mind your dogs are getting the very best training and husbandry while they are with K9 Training Services and Dog Boarding Kennels.


Michaels qualifications can be inspected on request.


KCAI :  KCAI (Kennel Club Accredited Instructor)    

CIBDT :   Professional Advanced Instructor Skills & Management.

 Michael a licensed Dutch Helper having worked under the guidance of international & world championship helper Mr Ruud Broeders, the examining judge in Utrecht Holland was Dhr.Rick Zainal from Holland.

Michael is an examiner for the Kennel Club Good Citizen Dog Scheme (A list examiners have completed the KC Approved GCDS Examiners course and have been assessed by 3 KC assessors before passing the course).

UNITED KINGDOM BELGIAN SHEPHERD WORKING DOG ASSOCIATION: 
President and Working Dogs Director.

FOUNDER MEMBER NRDTB: National Register Of Dog Trainers & Behaviourists.

DEFRA  APPROVED DOG TRANSPORTER.

CIBDT: Certified Canine Handling & Training Skills.

GODTMT: Guild Of Dog Trainers Master Dog Trainer.

NASDU:  Approved Instructor/Trainer GPSDH Level 2 & Level 3, these are Nationally recognised dog handler qualifications HABC.

BIPDT: Member of the British Institute Pet Dog Trainers.

CIBDT: Certified Understanding Canine Care & Behavior.

CIBDT:  Certified Common Canine Behaviour Problems.

NASDU:  Accredited GPSDH level 2 Security dog handlers.

CIBDT:  Understanding Canine Aggression.    

UKDA: Working Dogs Director & General Secretary & Committee Member.

CIDBT: Certified Professional Canine Instructor.

PTTLS:  7303 level 4 Accredited

CIDBT: Accredited National Dog Training Instructor.

UNITED KINGDOM DOBERMANN ASSOCIATION: General Secretary and Working Dogs Director.

UKDA: Licensed IPO tracklayer & IPO bitehelper (Assessed by Mr Simon kwak from Holland, Mr Simon Kwak is a world renowned IPO championship judge for the FCI). 

UKBSWDA: Licensed IPO tracklayer & Bitehelper. 

Monika

Owner/Kennel Maid & Booking Secretary
Monika is the glue that keeps things running from organising bookings, specialist training events & seminars and the general day to day running of the kennels.
Monika has been involved with dogs all her life and loves looking after them out in the fresh air

Kennel Maids

Volunteer positions available

Michael at the Dutch IPO Nationals in 2017 where he gained his IPO2 and gained the Dutch Youth Working Champion title with his 2.5 yr old female called Nika they are now in preparation  for the IDC World Championships.