We are a family run business, who when it comes to our staff, focus on natural ability, experience and positive reinforcement in training dogs than certificates of knowledge. We are lucky to have excellent, passionate trainers as part of our growing team. Between us, we have knowledge of all breeds of dogs both working and pet trained and experience of even the most problematic dogs and behaviours.

Craig is the founder and director of Ravenkeeper, and his experience and lifelong passion for working dogs fuels Ravenkeeper’s ethos that every dog deserves the best training, the best home and the best future. Craig has completed IMDT courses such as dog behaviour, and has successfully competed in Field Trials with his winner working dog Izzy. Due to the demand for Ravenkeeper, Craig spends the majority of his time now liaising with clients and assisting with advice and training requirements.

Jade is working as an intermediate dog trainer and kennel assistant. A committed dog lover with a passion for German Shepherds and a soft spot for Belgian Malinois, Jade spends her spare time training her own dog and reading. Jade has proven to be a natural trainer and a huge hit with the Ravenkeeper pack! Jade has completed IMDT courses during the pandemic, and hopes to complete more this year to help progress her skill set to advanced. She is due to start University in September to study a degree in Canine Behaviour and Training — so watch this space for future updates!

Laura works as an assistant to Craig, concentrating on the administration side of the business such as the website, adverts and email enquiries.