Contact and Further Information.
"If you think it's expensive to hire a professional, then wait until you hire an amateur."
Stan Rawlinson, MTCBPT. MPAACT A.dip CCB
Dog Behaviorist and Obedience Trainer.
E-mail: [email protected]
Before you make any decision about contacting me, please check my ranking in Google.
This confirms why I am considered to be one of the UK’s leading canine experts in Dog Behaviour and Training.
If you can find any other single behaviourist or trainer that has had his work and articles put in so many categories, in so high a ranking then I will offer to work with you and your dog for free. Often the answer to many of the queries I receive is on my website, in my numerous articles or my products such as the Jingler.
I am a fully insured professional dog behaviourist and obedience trainer. Who has owned and worked dogs for over 35 years, starting with gundogs and then moving to the behavioural and obedience side of training companion dogs? My successful practice covers Greater London, Surrey, Middlesex, Berkshire, Kent, Sussex, and Hampshire, Recommended by numerous Vets, Rescue Centres, and Charities. I have written hundreds of articles covering behavioural and training problems.
I have written and commented on behavioural issues and techniques for dog magazines including Our Dogs, Dogs Monthly, Shooting Times, Pet Talk and Pet Owner Magazine. I have also acted as a behavioural expert for Disney, Sky, BBC, ITV, and LBC. I have often appeared on television, radio, and national newspapers. I appeared in an eight-part series called ” A Different Breed” for Sky HD which was shown in 2011 It will be repeated many times. I have also heard it may be sold to America.
I work as an Expert Witness under the Dangerous Dogs Act and have assessed many dogs that are either accused of being a banned breed or dangerously out of control. I prepare reports and attend court as a recognised expert in my field. I assess dogs for child fostering agencies. This is to determine that the dogs are not a threat to the newly fostered child. I have also worked with the handlers and dogs that are tasked with locating explosives at Heathrow Airports freight centres.
I am the founder member and current chairman of PAACT The Professional Association of Applied Canine Trainers, which brings the disciplines of obedience training and behavioural counselling together under one banner.
I designed and developed the amazing new training aid “The Jingler”. Which I often use in my consultations. It can stop pulling on the lead, Jumping up, and aiding recall I use it in some inter-dog or human aggression cases, mainly on the lead. I also act as an expert witness in cases involving the DDA (Dangerous Dogs Act 1991. and lecture and give practical demonstrations at national and international meetings and symposiums.
My vast bank of clients includes Billionaires, Millionaires and Royalty they include King Abdullah, The King of Saudi Arabia. Lakshmi Mittal the Steel magnate and richest man in the UK. Lawrence Dallaglio (Rugby Player ) Marc Knopfler (Dire Straits) Duffy (Great Singer) Sienna Miller (Actress) Sue Johnston (The Royle Family and Waking the Dead) Plus the CEOs (overall worldwide chief executives) of major companies such as The Mars Corporation.
Available for Talks, Seminars, and Presentations. I have worked with dogs on numerous practical displays, seminars and store openings at international, and national symposiums, and local events including shows, clubs, and major presentations. I explain and demonstrate how to get the most from your dogs. covering all aspects of training, behaviour, communication, and body language, including how dogs learn and think.
I also give practical demonstrations of my ability to work with all dogs in any circumstance. I take dogs out of the audience. Despite the fact, I have never handled or worked with those dogs before. I then stop them from pulling on the lead and jumping up, I have them sitting calm and still whilst I walk away all of this within minutes of meeting the dog. One of my specialities is in the area of inter-dog and interhuman aggression and fearful and anxious dogs. Which is normally the reason for the aggression
I was also involved with CAWC The Companion Animal Welfare Council. I was involved in these discussions, looking into existing training and behavioural legislation and educational requirements, for trainers and behaviourists. The group were tasked with making recommendations regarding amendments or additions to current qualification requirements and best practice for behaviourist and trainers. CAWC chaired these meetings
I am also a member of the PETbc. The Pet Education Training and Behaviour Council. Which is a British organisation that promotes high standards for canine and pet-related training associations, canine and feline behaviour course providers and similar interest groups in the UK. That represents the future for pet education in companion animal behaviour disciplines. The main areas I cover are London, Greater London Surrey, Middlesex, Berkshire, Kent, Sussex, and Hampshire for one-to-one training and behaviour.
Short Clip From an Eight Part Series In On Sky1 HD Called “A Different Breed”.
I am active in all the following towns:
Acton, Addlestone, Ascot, Ashford, Banstead, Barnes, Bracknell, Brent Brentford, Bushey, Byfleet, Chelsea, Chertsey, Chiswick, Chorleywood Cobham, Croydon, Ealing, Earls Court, East Molesey, Edgware, Egham, Englefield Green Epsom, Esher, Eton, Ewell, Farnborough, Feltham, Fulham, Gerrards Cross, Godalming, Greenford, Guildford, Hammersmith, Hampton, Ham Hanworth, Harlesden, Harlington, Harpenden, Harrow, Hatfield, Hayes, Hemel Hempstead, Henley, Hersham, Heston, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Kensington, Kenton, Kew, Kingston Upon Thames, Leatherhead, Maidenhead, Marlow, Merton, Mortlake, New Malden, Northolt, Northwood, Ottershaw, Oxshott, Pinner, Putney, Raynes Park, Reading, Richmond, Rickmansworth, Roehampton, Ruislip, Shepherds Bush, Shepperton, Slough, Southall, St Albans, Staines, Stanmore, Stanwell, Sunbury, Surbiton, Sutton, Teddington, Tring, Twickenham, Uxbridge, Virginia Waters, Walton on Thames, Watford, Welwyn, Wembley, Weybridge Whitton, Willesden, Wimbledon, Windsor, Wokingham, Woking, Woodham, Wraysbury.