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Developing Dogs

Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
01353 649571

March 2018

Developing Dogs Activities Weekend

March 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until March 18, 2018

Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom

17th & 18th March 2018 10.00 What a fabulous weekend of fun activities we have planned for you and your dog! Join us for this taster of all our favourite things to do with dogs and people, all crammed in to one weekend. We’re offering a weekend of Dog Parkour, Dynamic Dogs, Hoopers, Brain Games, Nose Games including Tracking and more. There will be at least 6 hours of fun things to do with your dog each day. Sessions will…

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Developing Dogs Activities Weekend

March 18, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until March 18, 2018

Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom

17th & 18th March 2018 10.00 What a fabulous weekend of fun activities we have planned for you and your dog! Join us for this taster of all our favourite things to do with dogs and people, all crammed in to one weekend. We’re offering a weekend of Dog Parkour, Dynamic Dogs, Hoopers, Brain Games, Nose Games including Tracking and more. There will be at least 6 hours of fun things to do with your dog each day. Sessions will…

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May 2018

Developing Brains with Games

May 8, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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We all know a busy dog, the type that returns home after a four hour hike wondering when the real walk is going to be, right? Or maybe a dog that may not be able go out for the recommended amount of physical exercise? Well this course is great all rounder for any dog; going out on walks is a fantastic way for our dogs to get exercise and socialise with the world outside of your property, signing nature’s guestbook,…

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Developing Loose Lead Walking

May 11, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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Developing Loose Lead Walking “My dog pulls on the lead, can you help?” This is one of the most common one to one requests that dog training instructors receive, there are a number of factors why it can be difficult to exorcise the demon that is pulling on the lead such as consistency, impulse control and the emotional state of your dog; this course helps address exactly that. Consistency of approach at home and at class is a key requirement…

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Gundog? Fun Dog!

May 13, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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This class is suited for anyone: whether you would like to learn fun new skills that you can use when out on a walk with your dog to spice things up and adding reliable whistle cues or if you are intending to work your dog in the future. Our monthly Gundog? Fun Dog! classes with Calum McConnell are for any breed of dog, any level of experience and using clicker training to encourage focus, control and problem-solving abilities in your…

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June 2018

Developing Hoopers Beginners Course

June 5, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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Introducing Hoopers and Barrellers with Louise Bater – a fun new style of agility-related activity using distance handling skills. This class is open to anyone and is ideal for young dogs, or older dogs, and will not include contact equipment. Start by booking our 7 week Beginners course, then you can join the Drop In Follow On class and book your place for the weeks you want to come. ***No Hoopers classes on Tuesday 3rd July 2018***

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September 2018

Developing Older Dogs

September 29, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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Join us for a fabulous day dedicated to our older dogs! Booking is open now for our super seminar day all about the older dog. Oldies are a real passion of ours at Developing Dogs, near Ely Cambridgeshire, and we like to ensure we're doing the best for our older canine companions so we've gathered a fabulous group of speakers to talk all things elderly dogs. The day will highlight latest research for improving quality of life for our older…

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October 2018

Beginners Hoopers October Class

October 2, 2018 @ 3:45 pm - 6:45 pm
Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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Introducing Hoopers and Barrellers with Louise Bater – a fun new style of agility-related activity using distance handling skills. This class is open to anyone and is ideal for young dogs, or older dogs, and will not include contact equipment. Start by booking our 7 week Beginners course, then you can join the Drop In Follow On class and book your place for the weeks you want to come. ***No Hoopers classes on Tuesday 16th October 2018***

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December 2018

Escape From Barkatraz

December 8, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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We are very excited to announce our doggy escape room, with the darker months closing in it's good to have something to look forward to! So what's it all about? The outspoken activist, Pip, has been wrongfully imprisoned in Barkatraz! Can you and your team of doggy vigilantes help Pip escape from behind bars? Spend the day working as a team solving puzzles and mysteries, finding clues and cracking codes whilst taking on training challenges with your dogs. The aim…

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February 2019

Escape From Barkatraz!

February 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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Barkatraz is back! Please note that this is a repeat of the workshop help in December 2019. The outspoken activist, Pip, has been wrongfully imprisoned in Barkatraz! Can you and your team of doggy vigilantes help Pip escape from behind bars? Spend the day working as a team solving puzzles and mysteries, finding clues and cracking codes whilst taking on training challenges with your dogs. The aim of the game is to break Pip out of her cell before Marley…

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March 2019

Developing Dogs Activities Weekend March 2019

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until March 24, 2019

Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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What a fabulous weekend of fun activities we have planned for you and your dog! Join us for this taster of all our favourite things to do with dogs and people, all crammed in to one weekend. We’re offering a weekend of Dog Parkour, Dynamic Dogs, Hoopers, Brain Games, Nose Games including Tracking and more. There will be plenty of fun things to do with your dog each day. Sessions will be predominantly outdoors so sensible footwear and clothing is…

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Developing Dogs Activities Weekend March 2019

March 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until March 24, 2019

Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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What a fabulous weekend of fun activities we have planned for you and your dog! Join us for this taster of all our favourite things to do with dogs and people, all crammed in to one weekend. We’re offering a weekend of Dog Parkour, Dynamic Dogs, Hoopers, Brain Games, Nose Games including Tracking and more. There will be plenty of fun things to do with your dog each day. Sessions will be predominantly outdoors so sensible footwear and clothing is…

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April 2019

Developing Dogs Parkour Instructors’ Workshop April 2019

April 21 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on May 4, 2019 at 10:00 am

Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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Dog parkour, sometimes known as urban agility, is an activity based on the principles of human parkour. It is a challenging, but fun, physical activity in which the dogs learn to interact with their environment. Just like in the human version, in dog parkour we work on ways to conquer obstacles, such as climbing, balancing, and jumping. This is a great activity for all dogs – it can be adjusted to suit different needs according to age or fitness –…

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May 2019

Developing Dogs Parkour Instructors’ Workshop April 2019

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on May 4, 2019 at 10:00 am

Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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Dog parkour, sometimes known as urban agility, is an activity based on the principles of human parkour. It is a challenging, but fun, physical activity in which the dogs learn to interact with their environment. Just like in the human version, in dog parkour we work on ways to conquer obstacles, such as climbing, balancing, and jumping. This is a great activity for all dogs – it can be adjusted to suit different needs according to age or fitness –…

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Talking Dogs Scent Work 2

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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Taking things up a level, Scent 2 concentrates on handling skills, introducing directed searches and search patterns. These allow teams to increase the challenge of the searches, including changes of height, duration of search and multiple/zero finds. Building on the foundation searches, this day will push the boundaries and challenge your team. This workshop is open to all handlers who have completed S1 as a handler or as a spectator who has taught their dog to find one specific scent…

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June 2019

Search and Rescue Weekend with Keith Warwick

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until June 9, 2019

Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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Keith is back! This workshop is for any person and dog, if you came to last year’s workshop then Keith will be helping you progress and showing you different types of equipment. If you are coming for the first time then Keith will be introducing you to this fantastic experience, you won’t want to miss out! Any dog, regardless of breed, can be trained to find missing people. It is great fun and dogs love it. This Search and Rescue…

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Search and Rescue Weekend with Keith Warwick

June 9 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until June 9, 2019

Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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Keith is back! This workshop is for any person and dog, if you came to last year’s workshop then Keith will be helping you progress and showing you different types of equipment. If you are coming for the first time then Keith will be introducing you to this fantastic experience, you won’t want to miss out! Any dog, regardless of breed, can be trained to find missing people. It is great fun and dogs love it. This Search and Rescue…

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Developing Dogs Three Day Event

June 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until June 30, 2019

Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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Ever watched Badminton Horse Trials, and wondered what it might be like to do something similar with your dog? Don’t worry, we won’t be asking you to clamber over giant jumps made of cars or setting up a jump in to the ponds, but we have put our heads together to offer our version of a Dog Three Day Event. Less formal than Obedience, less competitive than Agility; simply a great chance to try some new skills, or add to…

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Developing Dogs Three Day Event

June 29 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until June 30, 2019

Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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Ever watched Badminton Horse Trials, and wondered what it might be like to do something similar with your dog? Don’t worry, we won’t be asking you to clamber over giant jumps made of cars or setting up a jump in to the ponds, but we have put our heads together to offer our version of a Dog Three Day Event. Less formal than Obedience, less competitive than Agility; simply a great chance to try some new skills, or add to…

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Developing Dogs Three Day Event

June 30 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until June 30, 2019

Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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Ever watched Badminton Horse Trials, and wondered what it might be like to do something similar with your dog? Don’t worry, we won’t be asking you to clamber over giant jumps made of cars or setting up a jump in to the ponds, but we have put our heads together to offer our version of a Dog Three Day Event. Less formal than Obedience, less competitive than Agility; simply a great chance to try some new skills, or add to…

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July 2019

Talking Dogs Scent Work 3

July 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Developing Dogs, Whitecross Farm, Whitecross Road
Ely, CB6 3QB United Kingdom
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SCENT 3: SKILL BUILDER Building on the use of search patterns, searches become longer, thresholds become smaller. Hiding scented articles inside items inside other items requires the team to work more accurately and efficiently. Some new on lead searches, such as baggage and postal sacks, may also be introduced. This workshop is open to everyone who has completed S2. Talking Dogs Scentwork® is based on the work that founder, Pam Mackinnon, did in Customs and Excise, and adapted to be…

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