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Meet Jo Carford

Jo Carford – Full member of the Institute of Modern Dog Trainers, has three Labradors of her own, Porscha and Bonnie who were rescued some years ago, and Layla who she has had since puppyhood. She loves training her own dogs and enjoys agility with her youngest, Layla.


For the last two years, Jo has been running At Home Pet Services & Dog Training. She is a full member of the Pet Professional Guild and has also undergone a rigorous assessment by The IMDT (Institute of Modern Dog Trainers) to become a full member.


The IMDT provide membership to dog trainers, with an emphasis on proven ethical and science based teaching methods. She actively promotes force free training and rejects any method or equipment that may cause physical or mental discomfort.


Jo has completed the following courses:


  • Canine Behaviour Diploma

  • Full IMDT membership

  • Canine Aggression & Rehabilition

  • Canine Body Language

  • Canine Nutrition Diploma

  • Canine First Aid Certificate

  • Puppy Foundation Course

  • TTouch

  • Holistic Behaviour & Understanding your dog

  • Canine Anatomy & Physiology

  • Career as a Dog Trainer

  • Practical Instructor Course

  • Accredited Dog Law Certificate

  • Open College Network Level III - Principles of Dog Training And Behaviour

Click on the link below for information on the Training Methods we use.

Training Methods We Use
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Upcoming Events

Recall & Relationship Workshop





















Recall and Relationship Workshop for you and your dog!

Come and join us for an informative and fun workshop learning how to build and gain a solid recall with your dog. The workshop also includes recall games and relationship building, which helps with your dog's focus and attention on you.


Event Date: Sunday, August 6 at 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM


Click HERE for more information.