Mobile and Tablet app

Online Classes

Our Online Puppy Course. Our online course gives you everything you need to know to train your puppy at home.

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Training

Training

We offer training courses for every level of dog from puppy right up to advanced level. We're Kennel Club listed.

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Agility

Agility

Agility classes for dogs from 10 months. Great for enjoyment and healthy exercise.

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Mobile and Tablet app

Mobile/Tablet

Our apps are written and hosted by The Friendly Dog Club's Angela Horsley. We currently have two apps, one for basic training and a follow up for 'the next steps'.

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Latest news

Friendly Dog Club 10 March 2022

Hi Everyone

Our next Fun Dog Show will be for the Lions Club, Platinum Jubilee Celebrations. Friday 3rd June, on New Milton Recreation Field, starting at 12.45.  Lots of fun classes especially at 2.00 pm we have a special Jubilee Fancy Dress Class.  We look forward to seeing lots of Red, White & Blue Costumes.

Classes start at 12.45 Most Appealing Eyes, 1.00 Handsomest Boy, 1.15 Prettiest Girl, 1.30 Best Pedigree, 1.45 Best Crossbreed, 2.00 Best Jubilee Fancy Dress, 2.15 Best Rescue, 2.30 Waggiest Tail, 2.45 Best Puppy under 1 1 and Veteran over 7, 3.00 Judges Favourite.

Rosettes to 5th place and Prizes to 3rd Place.  Entry is £1.50 per class pay on entering the ring. 

Hope to see lots of you there. 

If you would like to join classes please get in touch with Kate via email: info@friendlydog.club or phone: 01425 615880 and we will do our best find you a place.

Also remember you can always purchase our online puppy course and training challenges. Click here for details.

The Friendly Dog Club was established in 1993 and over the years we have helped successfully train thousands of dogs to be Good Citizens and Good Companions we hope you enjoy and learn from our new online training courses.

Remember a trained dog is a happy one  

Thank you once again for all your support.

Stay safe & thank you
Angela & Kate 🐾
www.friendlydog.club

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Meet the team

Photograph of Angela Horsley

Angela Horsley

Founder and Trainer


Angela Horsley has been involved in dog training for over 30 years. She started The Friendly Dog Club in 1993 and is also founder of Pet Dog Line Dancing with a record of 61 dogs dancing together for the Royal Variety Club of Great Britian in 1999.

Kate Hurcombe KCAI(CD)

Trainer


Kate Hurcombe has worked with dogs for many years and is especially involved in rescue dogs working closely with Dorset Animal Workers Group. Joined the club in 2003 and then in 2006 agreed to join the training team. Kate is also a trainer for assistance dogs with Dog A.I.D.

Photograph of Kate Hurcombe
Photograph of Kate Hurcombe

Kate Hurcombe

Trainer


Kate Hurcombe has worked with dogs for many years and is especially involved in rescue dogs working closely with Dorset Animal Workers Group. Joined the club in 2003 and then in 2006 agreed to join the training team. Kate has a KCAI(CD) qualification.

Photograph of Ann Corbett

Ann Corbett

Trainer


Ann Corbett has been involved in training for many years. She joined the club when it started and has enjoyed being part of the training team for some years.

Rach Cooper

Trainer


Rach joined the training team in 2013. Alongside running her successful dog walking and healthy treat business, she competes at flyball with her 10 (yes-10!) dogs. Rach loves teaching agility and has gained her Agility First instructors certificate.

Photograph of Rach Cooper
Photograph of Rach Cooper

Rach Cooper

Trainer


Rach joined the training team in 2013. Alongside running her successful dog walking and healthy treat business, she competes at flyball with her 10 (yes-10!) dogs. Rach loves teaching agility and has gained her Agility First instructors certificate.

How to find us

We're lucky enough to have our own premises at Long Meadow, Barton on Sea with special non slip flooring and all our training equipment to hand. The Dog House, Long Meadow, Becton Lane, Barton-on-Sea, Hampshire. The nearest poscode is BH25 7TL