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Lawns Lane

The Kennels

Carr Gate, West Yorkshire


Professional 121 residential training

Professional residential dog training at our kennels. We also offer obedience training on a 121 UK wide basis and personal protection training for all breeds.

We are based on Lawns Lane, which has easy access to all motorways, our dog kennels address is: Lawns Lane, Carr Gate, Wakefield, just off Junction 41.

We undertake residential dog training for obedience, problem dogs and dogs with behavior problems from 12 weeks old.

Dogs must be fully vaccinated before coming to our kennels.

We also undertake 121 and residential dog training for all breeds of dog.

We start at a basic level of training where the dog is taught to speak on command right up to specialist training such as personal protection; this includes scenario training at your home or business premises.



We are a family run business that specialises in training personal protection dogs for families, we offer a training package including supply and training of the dog starting from £3,000.

As a parent of two young children, we understand the needs of a personal protection dog for a family.

We can supply German Shepherd dogs from 12 weeks to 24 month old.


Dog Training for International Clients and Government Agencies

Personal Protection Dogs is now setting the new international Standard for the supply and training of protection dog and handler training for a variety of security scenarios and jobs in the UK and internationally. Knowledgeable and skilled security professionals have designed our dog and handler training programmes, backed up with many years experience in military special forces, police and various independent security services.

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Our Services

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Independent trainer

Robert Metcalfe: Senior Canine Instructor & qualified general-purpose patrol dog & proactive & passive drug dog handler.

He offers 121 pet obedience training and has trained dogs for drug detection and personal protection and has supplied in the past, Home Office, UK Prison Service & Police Forces across the UK." Rob has recently supplied an International Dog Trainers company in Hampshire with 13 Springer Spaniels 12 of which went to Iraq to serve with HM Armed Forces, the other 1 went to one of Europe's biggest shopping centers to be an explosive detection dog." He recently completed a passive drug detection handlers course which will lead on to explosive detection.

Our Certificates

Across the years Rob has completed multiple training courses to expand his knowledge and training. Above are just some of the his dog handling qualifications and starting 2017 he is hoping to start an explosive detection handling course along with a victim recovery course and advanced K9 first aid course.

Personal Protection Dogs


You and your family need sufficient security to feel safe in and away from the house and business. Let us introduce you to a new member of your family that will only have your safety and security in mind.

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Dogs For Sale


Our facilities, equipment and techniques are state of the art and that means that our dogs are extremely well adjusted, healthy and psychologically stable which allows them to fulfill their role for your family.

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Our Guarantee


You are allowed to change your mind about a purchase and upon return of the dog within 28 days, in the condition it was sold, and we will exchange it with a similar dog but no refunds allowed.

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