Training Classes

Outdoor classes in different locations in Shoreham by sea – get real life ready results, not just results in a training hall.  Suitable for any age, from puppy to adult.  Please see our Dog Training Classes Shoreham page to book.

Our classes are designed for all puppy’s & dogs of any age. We don’t just focus on “obedience training” as most other classes do – We achieve real life skills & real life results.

Taking the Lead’s owner, experienced, qualified Dog Trainer & Behaviourist Gill White, has over 35 years of experience in working closely with dogs and their owners, and has previously worked as a Dog Trainer and Behaviourist for the Dogs Trust. Gill will help you to get the most out of your relationship with your dog through group training classes, private training classes, and behavioural counselling.

Training classes
Taking the Lead runs regular training classes for dogs and owners of all ages and dispositions.

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Private training sessions
No time to attend group classes? Taking the Lead can offer you private, personalised training sessions for you and your dog at your own home. You can book these at a time and date that suits you.

 Call Gill White on 01273 463554 or send an email to for more information.

Behavioural counselling
If your dog has more complex behavioural issues, Taking the Lead’s Gill White can help you get to the bottom of it. Call Gill White on 01273 463554 or send an email to for more information. Over 30 years experience, Behaviour Advisor at Dogs Trust for many years & Behaviour work for Wadars Rescue. Only positive, stress free methods.