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We continue to be delighted with the progress the Registration Council has made in moving forward for the greater good. Signatories are now building their professional profiles in stages, and feedback has been very encouraging.


In promoting a cohesive network, we have drafted a list of Related Organisations, appreciating each for their individuality and the good work they do towards advancing animal welfare, and supporting both the work of, and the training of, Practitioners and through them, the public. It is a draft list which requires feedback from all interested parties and users to add, amend, complete or confirm the details provided.


Our research demonstrated that more than 90% of Practitioners believe that National Registration under one inclusive body is the way forward. Now is the time to show your individual personal commitment to good dog training and behaviour service under the national Code with the RCDTBP, regardless of other memberships and affiliations. Only with your help and feedback can we help ensure standards of service are the best possible within the industry.


RCDTBP August 2017

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Important Downloads


Canine ServicesClick to download Canine Services Document


Individual Signatories

Click to download Individual Signatories Document


Related Organisations

Click to download Related Organisations Document


Code of PracticeClick to download Code of Practice


Policy DocumentClick to download Policy Document

The Registration Council has the responsibility to manage and hold the official register of Signatories to the CAWC Code of Practice

 in regard to dogs. In doing so, it aims to unite all practitioners, service and course providers, related membership organisations

and charities; promote all efforts to advance animal welfare, and increase individual understanding of training, behaviour

and the canine-human relationship, whilst monitoring services to benefit and protect the public.


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Thank you for your interest in national registration of dog training and behaviour practitioners under the CAWC Code of Practice.


This form is specifically for canine related organisations, course and service providers with an interest in our developments and wishing to be kept updated. Please complete this form and include a message to let us know your area(s) of interest and or concern, and if you wish to be part of the consultation process, details of the contact person for this stage. Please note that we are not in competition with any other organisation, but quite the opposite, we feel all should be recognised for their individuality and supported for the good work they do. We just wish to unite all (for free) with mutually beneficial industry affiliation, and hope you will take the opportunity to become involved, putting judgments aside for the greater good of advancing canine welfare and good practice.


Individuals in good standing, regardless of other affiliations and levels of experience, providing, helping or wishing to provide canine services for the public, should formally register with us by completing the Application Form, or if you have further questions, please use the Contact Us form.


For all other enquiries please use the Contact Us form.

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