Tails and Peaks

Welcome to our page! Take your time and have a good look around, our website is packed full of information not only on the courses and classes that we run, we also have hints and training tips in our blog, product and dog related services recommendations, testimonials from our students and also a link to our online shop.

In the drop down menu above you will find a range of dog training options along with information about us and the services we offer.

Here at Tails and Peaks we absolutely love what we do! We are passionate about teaching you a solutions based, fun training option which will enable you to achieve real life results!

We work alongside the biggest dog training centre in the UK, Absolute Dogs to bring you a variety of training options and services which are tailor made for you and your Dog.

We run weekly agility classes in 2 locations in Derbyshire – select the Agility tab from the menu and don’t forget to join our Facebook group which is packed with lots of useful information.

Alongside the Agility, we run Dog Training Classes, Games Classes, Workshops, Puppy Classes, One to One Training sessions and much more!

To see all of the services we offer simply select the relevant option from the menu above.

In our blog we will share with you some useful tips, training information and some honest stories about our life and adventures.

You can see pictures of our adventures over on our Instagram page or select the photo gallery tab from the menu.

If you have any questions then get in touch via our contact page.

Hope you enjoy!

Katrina and the Team x

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About Us!

Dogs are part of my everyday life. I own 2 spaniels myself who I train with in Agility and many other areas. I teach a variety of dog training classes in Derbyshire and host a number of workshops featuring some of the top dog trainers in the UK.

I absolutely love what I do, working in the gorgeous Derbyshire Peak District surrounded by rolling hills and countryside, I work with some fantastic people and dog’s and I really enjoy helping their relationships and confidence with their dogs grow through our training programmes and classes!

I am a firm believer that by interacting with your dog in a fun, relaxed and enjoyable way you can achieve amazing results and create the most fantastic bond !

My philosophy is:

Play… Train… Enjoy… Succeed!

I only ever use positive, fun and reward based training. Every dog is an individual and I pride myself on adapting the training to suit their specific needs and struggles.

I have previously been a dog walker for a number of years, walking a variety of breeds, sizes and temperaments! I also volunteer at a local animal shelter where I both walk and train the dogs.

My background is in counselling and psychotherapy where I hold a number of qualifications in this field but my interest soon turned to canines and after spending time with them daily I realised I wanted to know more so I retrained and haven’t looked back!

I have a Diploma in Canine Behavioural Training in which I received the highest grade a Distinction.

I am Certified and qualified Agility Teacher and Concept Based Dog Trainer.

I regularly attend the latest workshops and courses to keep my skills current and up to date with any new developments and changes and I continuously study a range of online courses in all areas of Dog Training and Behaviour.

I have undertaken a vast range of courses with my own dogs; puppy classes, obedience, clicker training, sniffer workshops, agility workshops, focus workshops, rally, hoopers to name a few, so I also have a vast range of practical knowledge and experience.

Please see the qualifications section for further information and a detailed list of my qualifications and experience.

I am CRB/ DRB checked and fully insured.


You can see pictures of our adventures over on Instagram!

Everyday is an adventure and I hope you enjoy reading about our adventures in our blog as much as we did making them! Don’t forget to hit subscribe to make sure your the first to hear about our new tails!

Katrina and the Team 🐾🐾

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The best way to contact us is to either use the contact form below or email tailsandpeaks@gmail.com.

You can call us on 07912 945388 however we are not always available to answer your call as we are often out with clients so please leave us a answerphone message and we will get back to you as soon as possible.