Karen is an experienced instructor, formerly of horses and latterly of dogs. Karen holds the BHS Intermediate Instructor (Teaching) Certificate - requiring her to be able to teach people up to Elementary Dressage. Karen had over 15 years experience of teaching at this level, before commencing her canine career.
Karen has competed in Agility for over fifteen years, taking her dogs to a number of national finals, working in KC Grade 7 (KC Agility Warrant Platinum) and to Championship level in UKA. She holds the Agility Club Instructor certificate (Accredited) ,and is an experienced UKA Agility Judge.
Karen also regularly competes in KC Rally, and is working towards Level 6 in the Talking Dogs Scentwork Scheme.
Karen regularly attends seminars to improve and expand her knowledge, and is currently working towards her CPDT certificate with the Cambridge Ethology Institute.
Within Paws For Fun Karen instructs across all the disciplines.