I don’t often get to put a suit on. Going to London Town always seems like a good excuse to pretend I’m a commuter, otherwise the dust tends to settle on the old dark blue M&S cloth. So the last two weeks have been pretty exciting, as I’ve had not just one but two occasions to take the train up from Sussex and get lost on the underground. The reason for the visits has been to visit venues where we are holding events this year in celebration of our 25th anniversary – the London Charterhouse looks amazing and will make a stunning backdrop for an event we will be holding in June, while the Cavalry and Guards Club looks similarly brilliant. We have been lucky enough to be granted a donation by the Club to allow us to put on an event there in September. Read more
Isle of Wight Puppy Training Satellite
Contact Deborah, Satellite Co-ordinator on 07768819467 or email email@example.com
"My name is Deborah Flux and I have been working as Satellite Co-ordinator on the IOW since April 2011 and have thoroughly enjoyed being part of the CP team. We have a great team of volunteers on the Island and try to do as much fundraising as we can at the local shows and other act ivies. I have been involved in CP since the satellite began 5yrs ago. I have three dogs of my own 2 golden retrievers and a whippet, they are very good and accept any puppies that might come and stay for a few days. Angel, my Goldie who is 4yrs old has also been with CP since she was a puppy and is now a demo dog and comes with me when I do the talks at schools , WI and many other groups that ask us along to tell them about our work. She is a very gentle dog and loves children and enjoys showing of her skills.
I run my own Dog Grooming business and have met some wonderful people and their dogs over the last 22yrs.
I have been training my own dogs for over 25yrs and help on a weekly basis at the local dog training class.
I love living on the IOW as we have access to some fantastic walks, my favourites are on the beaches or on Mottistone Downs, which has great views.
I have two daughters, the youngest who married last April and the eldest who is having a baby this year, so I am looking forward to being a Granny and introducing the baby to all the dogs. When I have a quiet moment I like to relax with a good book."
We have a super group of volunteers and they have been busy fundraising for Canine Partners too.
We are always looking for puppy parents to help train more puppies on the Island and welcome those interested in volunteering to call Debbie and arrange popping along and meet us all, normally at Godshill Scout Hut on Wednesday mornings.
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Up and Coming Events
07-Feb-2015 Canine Partners Swim-a-thon
24-Mar-2015 Canine Partners Information Session
13-Apr-2014 Big Arlington Bluebell Dog Walk
14-Apr-2015 Big Arlington Bluebell Dog Walk
15-Apr-2015 Big Arlington Bluebell Dog Walk
25-Apr-2015 Big Heyshott Bluebell Dog Walk
28-Apr-2015 Canine Partners Information Session
20-May-2015 Canine Partners Information Session
16-Jun-2015 Canine Partners Information Session
4-Jul-2015 Canine Partners Summer Show
29-Jul-2015 Canine Partners Information Session
20-Aug-2015 Canine Partners Information Session
22-Sep-2015 Canine Partners Information Session
21-Oct-2015 Canine Partners Information Session
12-Nov-2015 Canine Partners Information Session
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