Gill Gallagher - The Trainer


Gill Gallagher - The Trainer
Owner & Trainer

Gill is a qualified & accredited IMDT Instructor, a member of the APDT 01433 and a approved instructor for the Dog Training College whose passion is helping owners and their dogs work as a team and to enjoy a long and active life together using modern force free training methods.

I have also has completed:

Level 3 Dog Behaviour & Training with Think Dog

The Think Dog practical instructors course

I have also attended the Institute of Modern Dog Trainers (IMDT) Perfect Puppy, Canine Aggression, Loose Leaders, Happy Recallers, Resource Guarding & Impulse Control workshops. Also Scentwork UK  and Mantrailing sessions and Reactive Dog workshop with Jordan Shelley & Gav Muldoon.

In 2019 I attended the ClickerExpo Luminos Conference with  some of the best American trainers and behaviourists. Ken Ramirez, Dr Susan Friedman,  Dr Jesús Rosales-Ruiz. Grisha Stewart, Lindsay Brown Wood & Emma Parsons 

Training workshops and courses with some of the countries best agility, hoopers and obedience instructors including:

Steve Mann

Craig Ogilvie

Sarah Whitehead

Kamal Fernandez

Dan Shaw

Martin Reid

Narrah Cuddy

Barrie James

Dave Munnings

Lauren Langman

Tom Mitchell

Carrie-Anne Selwyn

Jordan Shelley

and will continue to attend workshops, conferences, courses and read many new publications and articles to ensure that I am up date with all new modern and ethical methods.

Personal training packages are available in Clanfield, Horndean, Waterlooville, Havant, Droxford, Hambledon. Wickham, Drayton, Farlington, Cosham, Emsworth, Portsmouth, Southsea and surrounding areas

These are my last three dogs Riley the  border terrier, Morris the springer x cocker spaniel and Cleo the working cocker spaniel. This is the only picture I got of them together before Riley became ill and then we lost him to cancer in November 2018

I also am now training Morris in scent work as his agility career has coming to an end and this will give him a happy and active retirement in my non dog training life I like travelling to see and photograph wild animals in their natural habitat particularly whales and raptors and an planning on taking a photography course to improve my skills. I am married to Quentin and we also have a re-homed cat called William