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4 Happy Paws Dog Training is run by Julie Smith, who has over 20 years professional experience in dog training. Before founding 4 Happy Paws, Julie worked for one of the UK's leading assistance dog charities as an Instructor, training dogs to help children and adults with physical disabilities carry out daily tasks, and dealing with any behavioural issues.


Julie also competed at a high level in competitive obedience with her 3 Working Sheepdogs.


Julie only uses kind, reward-based training techniques.

Julie is a Registered Animal Training Instructor with the Animal Behaviour & Training Council.

4 Happy Paws Dog Training is a professional dog training service based in North Somerset. Whether you have a young pup or a mature pooch, we can provide the right training programme for you and your four-legged friend. 


We provide Puppy School co-ordinated classes, classes for older dogs, private training sessions and behaviour consultations. Get in touch to see how we can help you and your dog today.

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If you have any queries or would like to book a session, we'd love to hear from you.

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