About us

We are a small, family run business based in Nottingham. Our trainers have over 40 years experience of all aspects of dog training worldwide between them and have been involved in dog training from a young age.

We cover all aspects of dog training, sales and services including:

  • Residential dog training
  • One to one dog training
  • Personal protection dog training
  • Family protection dog training
  • Guard/patrol dog training
  • Security dog training
  • Drug detection
  • Explosive detection
  • Personal and family protection dog sales
  • Guard dog sales

We offer the following courses using independent instructors to work alongside our trainer:

  • NASDU Level 2 – General Purpose Patrol Dog
  • NASDU Level 3 – Pro Active Drugs Detection
  • NASDU Level 3 – Passive Drugs Detection
  • NASDU Level 4 – Explosive Detection

We can also provide police dog training courses for clients worldwide.

If you would like to discover more about any of our services, why not get in touch?

Robert Metcalfe – Professional Dog Trainer

Senior Canine Instructor

Rob grew up around German Shepherds and has been involved in dog training since he was 8 years old! He previously worked with the British Transport Police and has aided many police investigations with the help of his dogs. Rob currently has 13 dogs of his own and has passed his passion for dog training on to his son who works alongside him.

Rob is a qualified general-purpose patrol dog handler as well as a proactive/passive drug dog handler. He offers 1-2-1 pet obedience training and has previously trained and supplied dogs for the Home Office as well as police and prison services across the UK. He has also supplied dogs to be used both in war zones and commercial businesses as drug and explosive detection dogs.

  • NASDU level 3 proactive drugs dog course completed with Ralph (Cocker Spaniel) – 2016.
  • High fields doors supervisor course completed – 2015.
  • NASDU level 3 passive drugs dog course completed – 2016.
  • Handcuff course completed – 2016.
  • 2019 – due to complete an explosive detection course
  • 2019 – General police dog course level 3
  • TASKA  Proactive drugs dog Licence September 2019.

Our Qualifications

NASDU is recognised within the security industry by the Security Industry Authority (S.I.A), Skills for Security, BSIA, IPSA together with the Home Office, ACPO, MOD, DEFRA, BSI as well as animal welfare groups.
Level 2 General Purpose Security Dog Handler

Level 2 General Purpose Security Dog Handler

Proactive Drug Detection Dog Handling Team

Proactive Drug Detection Dog Handling Team

Level 3 Proactive Drug Detection

Level 3 Proactive Drug Detection

General Purpose Security Dog Handler Team

General Purpose Security Dog Handler Team

Static & Patrol Security officer

Static & Patrol Security officer

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