DogWorks

canine behaviour and dog training

About DogWorks

DogWorks was established in 2013, when Jo sold her previous dog training business in Brighton, and moved back home to Jersey.

Having run School for Dogs in Brighton since 2006, Jo was sure there was a niche for DogWorks in Jersey - and she was right!

Jo clearly knows her stuff, which instills confidence.
Gavin & Julia, with Roxy
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Experience
Jo has over ten years of experience in the field of canine behaviour and training. She has worked with thousands of dogs and with almost every breed.

Jo has a particular interest in gundog training, and is passionate about introducing 'pet' owners to gundog work and seeing them discover a deeper bond with their dog.

As a qualified behaviourist and CBATI, Jo regularly works with dog-aggression and reactivity. In 2014, Jo was invited by Grisha Stewart to become a member of the CBATI Evaluation Team, helping to assess applications for CBATI status from other trainers, worldwide.

Jo is an Accredited Assessor for the Gundog Club has successfully competed in UK gundog field events with her own dogs. Please check out the Galody Gundogs website for more details.

In her ‘spare time’(!), Jo is writing a book about force-free gundog training.

Jo has run seminars for other dog trainers and dog-related organisations. If you’d like Jo to talk at your event, please get in touch.
Jo provides a huge amount of support, alongside the actual classes.
Paul & Cooper
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Qualifications
Brilliantly informative.
Lauren & Rosie
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Ethics
  • Abides by the APDT Code of Practice and PPG’s Professional Ethics
  • Committed to force-free training methods
  • Opposed to the use of positive punishment
  • Opposed to the use of pain, fear or intimidation - verbal or physical
  • Opposed to dominance-based approaches
Jo has an encyclopaedic knowledge of dogs and an unrivalled understanding of how to train them.
Bea & Phoebe
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