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Meet the Team

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Head Trainer
Kate Hurst has over 14 years experience dog training. Kate established Hotdogs K9 training in Cornwall over 10yrs ago, building her reputation over the years. Kate is a dedicated trainer who believes in positive reward based training as the way forward, achieving amazing results even with the most extreme cases.
Kate & the team are always adding to their knowlege & skills, by attending as many industry workshops as possible, including Searching, obedience, tricks & IPO/schutzhund
Assistant Trainer
Andy: Joined the training team in 2015, Andy previously ran the Proper Dog Shop in Wadebridge for over 6yrs, Offering advice on nutrition, training & taking care of all your dogs needs. Andy joined HDK9 full time in 2016, taking classes & assisting on Doggy Dayare. Andy is a Certified Dog First Aider.qcfa-fb                                                                                                            
Trainee Instructor
Di: rescued her dog Merlin several years ago and has been attending HDK9 training ever since.
Di also volunteers at a local animal charity at the weekends, as well as helping out and learning at HDK9 Merlin also attends Doggy Daycare when Di is working.
Trainee Instructor
Paul: started training at HDK9 with his dog Summer,
where he enjoyed it so much, he is now the newest member of the team.
Trainee Instructor
Tina: has been training with HDK9 for several years now, she has now joined tina
the team and is loving working with the pups.
Tina also runs her own dog walking business. Tina is a Certifed Dog First Aider.