Dog Training

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Anne Holmes-Bairstow

It is with great sadness that we heard of the passing of Anne Holmes-Bairstow. Anne was a great dog enthusiast, in her time leading the Elkhounds around the ring with great success, even being invited to show them (from here) at the World Dog Show, getting sponsored and placing! Her […]

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Soysambu Field Trial

The Labrador Club held a Field Trial at Soysambu – Gilgil on 1 June 2019 judged by Chris McRae, Yusuf Hussein, Biddy Davis and Neil Cohen. The Learner Judge was Pam Galley. The Trial was well supported with great results including a JACK RUSSELL getting a Working Certificate with 77%! […]


A sad loss. Anna Lawrence Brown.

It is with great sadness that we heard the news of the passing of Anna Lawrence Brown on 14 November 2018. Anna was a long time member of the East Africa Kennel Club, holding the Affix Valiserin. For the German Shepherd Dog League she was the Chairlady, an expert Judge […]

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The Barking Bill

Dog owners in Nairobi be warned, your pooch may soon land you in trouble if their behaviour is not tamed. The Nairobi county government has enacted a law that will soon render dog keeping not only an arguably expensive affair but also a legally demanding one. The Dog Control and […]


Attack, Aggress, Beat or Treat

Showtime!! A properly trained protection dog works for fun, it never attacks out of fear. I’ve been asked by the East Africa Kennel Club to write an article about Protection Dog training, especially concerning the need to hit the dog while training. I have been working with Protection Dogs since 1998. […]