Talk of the dog

Helping you improve your relationship with your dogs

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Call me: 07516 308 880


Are you having Dog Behaviour or

Dog Training problems?

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Transform your dog’s behaviour with personalized 1-on-1 training, blending positive reinforcement and gentle correction for optimal results. Convenient sessions are held at or near your home. Achieve a well-behaved companion. Start improving your bond with your dog today!

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Behaviour consultation

Enhance your dog’s well-being with thorough behaviour consultations, requiring vet referral. Two-hour sessions in your home assess challenges. Detailed report and tailored behaviour plan provided. Benefit from two extra 1-hour follow-ups and two months of dedicated support via email and phone.

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Dog Behaviour First Aid

Discover Behaviour First Aid, offering targeted solutions for dog behaviours in a concise hour-and-a-half session. Improve non-verbal communication and receive valuable advice, wherever you prefer. Trust Talk of the Dog for effective, family-oriented guidance in understanding and connecting with your furry companion.

Free call with Erik. Unlock your goals. Book now!

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Coming In July

Puppy & Dog Training Classes

Puppy & Dog Training starts in July at Ruby’s Yard Atherstone! Choose from a 4-week summer classes or from September 6-week classes. Perfect for bonding with your furry friend! Scan the QR code to find out more and register.

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Free Consultation Sessions!!!


I am pleased to announce that I’ll be holding free behaviour consultations at Daybreaks Trust on a monthly basis. To reserve your spot, simply give them a call at 0121 782 7702.

The next session is scheduled for 20th of July, from 14:00 to 16:00. Don’t miss out on this opportunity!

Why come to me

    • Empowering Relationship Building: Unlock a deeper bond with your furry friend through effective training and behaviour modification, enriching both your lives.
    • Benefit from a Psychology Graduate’s Expertise: Tap into my psychology background to enhance your dog’s training or behaviour modification, backed by my transferable knowledge as I am studying for the Advanced Diploma in Applied Animal Behaviour (Canine).
    • Mastering Challenges: With extensive experience in handling Separation Anxiety, Fearful, Anxious, and Aggressive dogs, rest assured that your unique situation will be met with expertise and empathy.
    • Greyhound Guru: Leverage my years of hands-on experience working with Greyhounds, known for their unique training challenges. I’ve conquered it before, and I can help you do the same regardless of breed.
    • Seamless Referrals for Advanced Cases: If needed, access a network of Behavioural Vets or CCAB (certified clinical animal behaviourists) for more advanced cases, ensuring that you receive the highest level of care for your furry friend.
    • International Recognition: As a proud member of the International Society of Animal Professionals (ISAP) and The Association of Pet Behaviour Counsellors (APBC), trust that you’re in the hands of a dedicated professional committed to excellence.
    • Community-Driven Approach: Benefit from my time as a volunteer dog trainer at the Nuneaton Dog Training Club, showcasing a commitment to community and a passion for helping dogs and their owners thrive.
    • Insurance-Friendly Services: As a provisional CAB member of The APBC, explore the possibility of your pet insurance covering consultation fees, making top-notch services even more accessible.
    • Convenience at Your Doorstep: Skip the travel hassle – I come to you, wherever you are in the UK, ensuring a stress-free and convenient experience for both you and your dog.
    • Free Expert Consultation: Take the first step with a complimentary 30-minute telephone or Google Meet consultation, providing an opportunity to discuss your needs and discover how I can help.
    • Client Satisfaction Speaks Volumes: Don’t just take my word for it, explore what my clients have to say about the transformative impact of our work together! Your success story could be next.

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    My Service Areas

    I can provide services nationwide subject to T&C. Services free of travel charges are within a 20-mile distance from Atherstone. These include but not limited to Witherley, Mancetter, Nuneaton, Grendon, Dordon, Polesworth, Tamworth, Ashbey, Twycross, Baddesley Ensor, Merevale, Hartshill, Kingsbury, Water Orton, Caldecote, Fenny Drayton, Market Bosworth, Orton-on-the-Hill, Warton, Polesworth, Bedworth, Wood End, Fillongley, Ansley, Hartshill, Bently, Tamworth, Fazeley, Wilnecote, Dosthill, Kingsbury, Drayton Bassett, Hopswas, Hinckley, Market Bosworth, Ratcliffe Culey, Sheepy Magna, Sibson, Twycross, Kirkby Mallory, Stapleton, Stoke Golding, Barwell, Kenilworth Sutton Coldfield, Solihull, Meriden, Knowle Coleshill, Shustoke, Lichfield, Shenstone and some of the postcode prefixes of CV8, CV9, CV10, CV11, CV12, CV13, LE10, LE19, LE65, LE67, B46, B67, B71, B72, B73, B77, B90, B91, B92, B93, WS13, WS14