January News

Agility Show

- Scovellsway Training Kennels will again be running thier Non-Affiliated Agility Show on Saturday 6th July 2019. Please keep checking our website and facebook page as details are released.

Working Gundog Certificate

- Scovellsway are preparing to run a Working Gundog Certificate later this year. For details of what the Working Gundog Certifcate entails please see the Kennel Club website. Please keep checking our website and facebook page for more information.

New Young Gundog Class

- A new Young Gundog Class run by Sam will be starting on Wednesday 30th January 2019 at 11am. This will run at the same time as the Beginners Gundog Class that Wendy runs. The Young Gundog Class will be for those who are just starting out with thier young dogs and want to learn skills to become a gundog and will be a progression from puppy class. Please speak to a member of the team to find out more details.

2019 Classes

- Classes will resume on the Saturday 5th January 2019. Wednesday puppy will start on the 9th January. Thursday drop in Gundogs will start 10th January. Saturday puppy will start on 12th January and Over 5months/Spaniel Club will start on Sunday 13th January.

New Heating and Air-Conditioning

- A new heating and air-conditioning system has been installed in the kennels. Highly efficient, the new units are keeping the kennels constantly warm. With the ever increasing hot temperatures during the summer the air conditioning will help to keep the dogs cool and safe.

Lesson Deposit

- When booking 1-2-1 lessons a non-refundable deposit of £20.00 will now be required. (refunds subject to the owners discretion).

Kennel Price Increase

- The daily rate of a kennel stay will be increasing as of the 1st January 2019.
1 dog - £30.00 (After 30 days £20.00), 2 dogs - £40.00, 3 dogs - £45.00. The price includes all bedding and training.
All bookings received before the close of business on the 22nd December the 2018 prices will be honoured. Any kennel booking for 2019 received after this date will be charged at the new 2019 rate.

Credit/Debit Card Payments

Scovellsway can now take payments for Kennels and Lessons using Credit/Debit cards. All balances for kennel stays can now be settled when the dogs are collected. Please note the Kennel booking Form has been updated along with the terms and conditions.

Thursday Pet Gundog Class

Our Pet Gundog Class on a Thursday at 9.30am is a drop in class for those who wish to give thier dogs some gundog experience. Designed for the family pet with a gundog breeds you will learn skills such as basic obedience, heelwork, steadiness, use of the whisle and retrieving. Why not speak to one of the team to find out more information. .


Scovellsway hold a number of drop in classes to suit everyones needs. The classes are as follows:


- Young Pet Dog Group - 9.30am


Puppy class (split into under 5 months and older dogs) - 9.30am Puppy Gundog Group (all breeds maximum 10 people) - 11.00am


Pet Gundog Group (all gundog breeds) - 9.30am


Companion Dogs - every other Saturday with Dan at 9.30am. Baby Puppies - Every other Saturday wiht Nicky at 9.30am.

Sunday (fortnightly)

Puppies over 5 months old - 9.00am Spaniel Club - 9.00am

Next date is 4th November.

With all the classes above, please ensure you bring the relevant equipment for the class. (correct lead, food, toys, retrieve article, whistle)

Scovellsway Kennels

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.

Companion Dog Training Saturday 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.
Next date is 27th October.
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. Cost £15.00

Puppy Classes

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 a group every other Saturday also at 9,30am. This class is run by Nicky.
Next date is 3rd November. Essentials to bring along with your dog are tasty treats and a toy.

Tuesday Pet Dog Group

This group is for dogs that can walk on and off lead and have more advanced skills such as steadiness and excellent recall
if you are interested in participating in this group please call the office.
Every Tuesday at 9.30am

Gundog Group - Thursdays

The new Beginners Gundog Group at 2pm.
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.