Hanne Grice

Bird ringing with Gary Beckett & Paul Watts

As part of National Volunteers’ Week, I wanted to highlight the great work done by many volunteers in conservation.  That’s why I spent time with Gary Beckett the Conservation Officer at Bicester Garrison and Paul Watts, an ornithologist and conservation volunteer at the 2,000+ acre site. The area which crosses the Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire borders […]

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Puppy Socialisation Bingo – During COVID-19

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Every owner wants a happy, sociable and contented dog.  To help your puppy gain confidence around new environments, sounds, people, animals and objects, we need to make these experiences as positive as can be.  By using fun and food, you can help introduce new experiences and repeated experiences to your puppy during COVID-19 using this […]

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Dog Trainer of the Year – Award win

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We recently received news that Hanne Grice was awarded the title Dog Trainer of the Year in the Oxfordshire Prestige Awards. Hanne was nominated for this award a few months ago and the criteria that the judging panel looked at included: the range of business services, customer satisfaction, online reviews, social media presence, community involvement, […]

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Dogs reduce risk of Uni students failing their studies

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Numerous studies suggest dogs can improve physiological and psychological health in adults and even enhance cognitive development in infants (Hurley et al., 2010).  Consequently, our four-legged friends are now frequently used in therapy to provide emotional support, whether that’s during Court trials or airline travel.  A new study has now found that being around dogs […]

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Tring Living Magazine – Spring 2016

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Check out the Spring 2016 issue of Tring Living to read all about our forthcoming workshops that will help bust a few neurons for you and your pooch.  From learning how to teach your dog tricks used in films and television to tackling reactivity on or off the lead, we have a wealth of choice […]

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A Christmas thank you…

As 2019 draws to a close, we’d like to take this opportunity to thank you for all your continued support this year.  From referring us to family and friends to liking and sharing our news – we appreciate all that you have done.  As a result, it’s been an awesome year for us.  Thanks to […]

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Watch Hanne in action: Retrieva Tracking Collar

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Featured in Dogs Monthly magazine

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Check out the October issue of Dogs Monthly to read all about our collaborative workshop ‘An Introduction to Canine Exercise’ with GB Husky Racing Champ Emma Cowell. Dogs Monthly came along to our recent Exercise workshop which looks at the various activities out there for pet dog owners from canicross to bikejoring.  We look at […]

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Radio Dacorum – Interview with Hanne Grice

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Tails were wagging across Dacorum on Tuesday when Hanne joined DJ Alice Mitchell and her pooch PJ to talk dogs, about her work and the secrets to success. A former student of our Puppy & Dog School, it was PJ’s birthday and he was on his best behaviour what with Hanne being in the studio!  […]

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Taking the lead on responsible dog ownership – Gazette – Jun’15

Back in February 2015, Hanne and her team organised a workshop presented by solicitor Trevor Cooper – the UK’s top legal expert on dog law.  The focus was on responsible dog ownership and what every good dog owner should know.  This workshop was sponsored by Tring Neighbourhood Watch and marked the first in a series […]

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