Sarah and her Golden Retriever Saffi won the South Western Golden Retriever Club Novice Field Trial on Thursday 9th November.
Lots of hard work and miles on the clock has paid off. Congratulations to them both.
Scovellsway Training Kennels is closed over Christmas and the New Year. The kennels close on Thursday 21st December at 5pm
and reopen again on Thursday 4th January at 8am.
Classes will run throughout December so please see below for the dates.
Further updates for Christmas will be published in December.
Puppy Gundog Group
A new puppy gundog group has been created on a Thursday Wednesday morning at 11am. this group is for dogs of 8 months and older
and will help new young dogs learn the skills to start on the road to becoming a gundog.
This group is for both Spaniels and Retrievers.
Handlers should bring a retrieving item with them. .
Scovellsway offers a range of training facilities while your dog stays with us. We can train your dog from heelwork through to
the shooting field. 10 individual kennels means we can offer a more personal service to your dog.
Included in our costs are kenneling, bedding and all training.
Owners should bring in the dogs own food. this helps settle the dogs into the kennels and our routine quickly.
A booking form and deposit is required to secure your dogs stay. (please read the cancellation policy).
Why not speak to the Scovellsway team about your dogs stay.
Next Sunday class is on 3rd December.
Puppy class for over 5 months will cover the basics you will need to help your puppy become a well-trained member of the family.
Dates: December – 3rd, 17th
Times: 9.00am – 10.00am. Cost £10.00
Spaniel Club will move to Sunday Mornings. Scenting conditions are better in the mornings
which will help the group to improve the hunting skills of the dogs.
December – 3rd, 17th
Times: 9.00am – 10.30am. Cost £15.00
Companion Dog Training Saturday 25th November at 9.30am
These sessions will be designed to help you teach your dog how to be a balanced, well behaved member of your family.
Each session will cover 2-3 different exercises allowing you to concentrate on key skills.
This is a drop in session and will be run every other week.
November – 25th , December – 9th
Times: 9.30am – 10.30am. Cost = £10.00
Beginners and Novice Gundog Drop In Class Thursday Mornings
We run 2 Gundog Drop-in classes during the week.
Wednesday morning a new Beginners Gundog class has now started. This is for dogs that are 9 months and older that would
like to start to learn the basics of becoming a gundog.
Time - 11.00am to 12.30am and Cost £15.00
Thursday morning is a Novice Gundog Drop In Class
This class is for all types of gundog and will work on the core basics you need when training your dog to become a gundog.
Steadiness, heelwork, recall and retrieving are all covered during these sessions.
Every Thursday at 9.30am no matter what the weather.
Scovellsway run a number of puppy classes throughout the week
All these classes are designed to cover the basics you need to have a happy, well-balanced puppy.
The main puppy class is on a Wednesday at 9.30am. We also run groups every Tuesday at 9.30am or
every other Saturday (Next date is 4th November) also at 9,30am. Both of these classes are run by Nicky.
Essentials to bring along with your dog are tasty treats and a toy.
Gundog Group - Thursdays
The new Beginners Gundog Group at 2pm is now full.
Over the next couple of months, the new group will learn key skills so their young dogs receive the best start
for the life of a gundog. Whether you want to train your dog to pick up on a shoot or go onto compete in the field,
this course will provide the right foundation
The content of the sessions will include steadiness, walking to heel on and off lead, retrieving, whistle work.
Each week will focus on key skills and homework will be given.
Agility Classes Monday and Sunday.
Scovellsway offers a number of Agility classes. A full set of Agility equipment provides you with the opportunity
to have fun with your dog while learning new skills.
There are 2 classes on a Monday morning and these are run by Sarah who has competed at Agility.
Intermediates at 9.30am (currently full) and Beginners at 10.30am. The classses are limited to 6 people so please ring
the team to find out what space is available.
Every other Sunday Agility
This class is a drop in class and is run by Tina. Tina is a qualified Agility instructor
Maximum of 10 people. Please call the team to find out if there is space.
Did you know that Scovellway Training Kennels has a website, a Facebook page and can also be found on Twitter.
Website - Scovellsway Training Kennels Website provides you will all the details of the kennels, the team that work here, training that is on offer and the Grooming Salon information. Our News Page is also updated regularly. Why not take a look?
Facebook - Scovellsway can be found on Facebook. News of groups, new training sessions and Photos can be found here. This page is also used for quick snippets of news, if lessons are cancelled due to weather (heat, heavy rain etc).
Twitter - Scovellsway is now on Twitter. Why not follow us for quick updates of our day.