Hartlepool dog trainer launches new classes

Dave Shaw with his dog Pedro.
Dave Shaw with his dog Pedro.

A leading town dog trainer will be launching a new class at the weekend.

Dave Shaw, who runs the Dog Positive Training School, will be starting the four-week programme on Sunday, September 6.

The trainer, who has more than 30 years’ experience in training dogs and educating owners, will be running the course from the Scout Centre in Stockton Road from 2pm to 4pm.

Aimed at anyone who needs help their pet’s obedience issues people are recommended to complete the whole course.

Jo Banks, who works with Dave, said: “As well as training the dogs, Dave also educated owners about things such as the law with dogs and looks at other aspects such as the animal’s diet.”

Anyone interested in attending the class is urged to ring Jo on 07956 727118 to discuss their needs and book a place.