Applying for a canine partner

Due to the severe weather warnings in place for this Saturday 15 February, it is with regret that we have decided to cancel tomorrow’s Applicant Discovery Day.

We are going to be booking an alternative Saturday in March to rerun the event. We will be contacting all applicants who were due to attend tomorrow’s event with this news and will inform them the week commencing the 17 of February of the alternative date.

If you wish to speak with us, please call The Applications Team 01730 716042.

We are currently closed to new applications

Thank you for your interest in applying for a canine partner. We are not currently accepting new applications at this time and any applications received outside of the opening times will not be considered.

We will be keeping this page updated with details about when and where we will be re-opening to new applications in the future. In the meantime, please find some useful information below about the application process to prepare for when we do re-open.

Information you need to provide

The information you will need to provide to make a first stage application for a canine partner will appear on this page prior to the next opening date. This is to ensure that you have enough time to check your eligibility and prepare for making your first stage application.

NOTE: Any applications received outside of the opening times will not be considered.

If you have any queries on how to apply for a canine partner, please contact the Applications Team on either or 01530 225942 or 01730 716042.

Understanding the application process

1) Eligibility Criteria

  • Check your eligibility to apply.

2) Applicant Guide

  • All you need to know about the process.

3) Applicant Process Flowchart

  • The stages of the application and assessment process.

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How we train our dogs

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