Welcome!

Formal Dogs is run by Ruth Elliott, a dedicated and experienced professional dog trainer. We are able to help you with all your dog obedience and behavioural training

If you would like to have your dog(s) at your wedding please take a look at our weddings page.

Take your time to have a look around the Formal Dogs website to learn more about each service and our experience and qualifications.

We are happy to answer any questions you may have about your dog.

Weddings & Special Events

The original concept behind Formal Dogs.

Accompanying your dog to your special day!

Formal Dogs is proud to provide a wedding service where a professional trainer can be as involved as you desire when it comes to having your dog as part of your very special day.

Free consultation done in your home.

Training & Behaviour

Formal Dogs is pleased to offer both behavioural assessments, training and obedience training, all done in your home and local area.

We work with you to achieve your goals.

As well as helping with obedience training, we can solve/modify behavioural problems that you may be experiencing with your dog.