SPOTTY DOG SCHOOL , NATHANS MEADOWS, CHALFONT ST PETER SL9 0NX (entrance straight off the Amersham Rd A413)


Spotty Dog School is committed to dog training with kindness, knowledge and understanding and using only up to date reward based training methods.

We believe in training dogs, puppies and owners in a natural outdoor environment and in a fun and friendly manner ensuring everyone enjoys training with us whilst learning more than just the bare essentials!

We have dog training classes to suit total beginners to more experienced dog owners looking for a challenge. Our knowledgeable instructors can guide you through our awards from Puppy Classes to Bronze all the way to Gold star.

Our enclosed facility is located at Nathan’s Meadows, Chalfont St Peter, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, SL9 0NX. At our facilities we have full sized agility, puppy agility, a search area and a spacious car park.

Included in all classes is a WhatsApp support group where you can share progress, ask questions and stay updated. We love keeping in touch and receiving your photos and videos.

positive, reward based dog training

We believe in positive dog training and so everything we do is about building a strong and trusting bond between the dog and handler.


Our Head Trainer Emma has a degree in Animal Behaviour and Welfare from Oxford Brookes University. She has spent many years working with rescue dogs at both Battersea Dogs and Cats Home and The Dogs Trust.  She offers consultations on dog behaviour issues, holds puppy classes and dog training classes through from beginner to advanced courses.

Outdoor Location

We have a lovely 3 acre field in Chalfont St Peter near Gerrards Cross. Set in the Chilterns we are surrounded by countryside and we have our own little part of it to enjoy with our pups.

Puppy Dog

Puppy Classes

New puppy? Teach them the fundamentals for the best start in life. The puppy course will cover walking nicely on lead, coming back when called, waiting when asked and bringing something back when required, fun search / nosework and confidence building puppy agility on our specially built equipment. Start your puppy on the road to success!

Beginners Dog training classes

This beginner level aims to progress from puppy training through to adolescence. Or for the adult dog who is new to training. We practice how to walk on lead, good manners, perform basic behavioural exercises reliably, recall, basic search, retrieve an article. This course also includes starting agility. This is a basic bronze level, achievable to most owners and their dogs.

Beginners dog training lessons

private puppy training

You will work one on one with an experienced instructor to complete a puppy course tailored to your specific needs. We can cover any areas of concern e.g. puppy biting and house training as well as covering walking nicely on lead, coming back when called, waiting when asked and bringing something back when required, fun search/nosework and confidence building puppy agility on our specially built equipment. Start your puppy on the road to success!

intermediate Dog training classes

This intermediate level will improve on skills learned at Bronze level. We will start to work more off lead and will follow a natural progression of the exercises learned so far. In addition we will learn new skills such as working with focus around distractions, distance control, more advanced and skilled behaviours in obedience, impulse control and stays. We will also learn more advanced and impressive dog tricks.

pointer dog training
TRaining a stay

behavioural consultations

This private lesson will work on your specific issues. We form a training plan tailored to your dog. You are supported all through your dog training journey. Included in the price is an email detailing your specific training plan and on going support via WhatsApp. The sessions can be online, in our secure facility or in your own home (mileage fee is applicable).

Buy our pack of 6 behaviour or private sessions and the 6th is free, saving £60

Advanced Dog training classes

This is the highest level of achievement and handler & dog will learn skills such as advanced impulse control and recall from high level distractions, shaping advanced behaviours and advanced obedience exercises such as sendaways. The dog will be working off lead at agility and performing high level searches including search squares.

Trick dog training

Our Dog Training Team

Emma Bagley

Head dog trainer & behaviourist

Rachel Broadley

Agility instructor & Dog trainer


Learn from the very best

Join one of our dog training courses or workshops and start building the foundations for a solid relationship with your canine companion.  We make sure every class is easily understood, and fun for dogs and humans.


Monday - Saturday: 9:00-18:30 Hrs

We are here

Spotty Dog School,
Nathan's Meadows
Amersham Road,
Chalfont St Peter,

Entrance gate located between the bus stop and the speed limit signs. Our What3words location is

Phone: 07746 582082

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