Emma is a Senior Veterinary Nurse & has worked at Fernlea Veterinary Clinic in Kingswood & Hanham since 2000.
She has gained a wealth of experience throughout her Veterinary Nursing career and qualified as a professional dog trainer with the Association of Pet Dog Trainers in 2006. Emma is also a member of ICAN, ABTC & is a qualified trainer & accredited behaviourist with INTO Dogs Association.
Previously, Emma was a branch instructor for the Clever Dog Company where she completed many courses in canine behaviour & training. She now has her own dog training, behaviour & handler education business called Competent Canines. Emma regularly continues her professional development by attending courses in canine behaviour & training & veterinary nursing seminars & workshops throughout the year.
Emma has competed all over the UK in dog agility to an exceptional standard & now owns two rescue dogs who she has helped over their complex behavioural issues. Emma has a keen interest in helping sound sensitive dogs & dogs who lack in self confidence. Emma also enjoys teaching children about dog safety.
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