1-2-1 Dog Training & Consultation

We offer highly effective and personalised 1-2-1 training consultations available in-person and online via zoom. In-person consultations are only available in the Lothians, Borders or Edinburgh region(s). For consultations further afield, get in touch.

One-to-One Dog Training Consultation with Allan Ritchie

Are you struggling with your dog's behavior or simply want to strengthen the bond between you and your furry friend? Look no further! With over 40 years of experience in dog training, Allan Ritchie is the expert you need for a personalised one-to-one dog training consultation.

Individual Attention

Every dog is unique, and so are their training needs. Allan's 1-2-1 consultation ensures that you and your dog receive undivided attention, allowing him to tailor the training sessions to your dog's specific requirements.

Customised Training Plan

Allan's vast experience with dogs enables him to create a customised training plan that addresses your dog's particular behavior issues, helping you achieve the desired results faster.

Flexible Schedule

1-2-1 consultations offer flexibility, allowing you to schedule training sessions at a time that suits you best. This ensures that your dog's training doesn't interfere with your daily routine.

In-Depth Understanding

Allan's calm demeanor and ability to connect with both dogs and their owners ensure that he gets to the root of any behavior problems. His focus on teaching the skills needed for harmonious living with your dog makes his training approach highly effective.

Ongoing Support

Allan's commitment to your success doesn't end after the 1-2-1 consultation. He provides ongoing support and guidance to ensure that you continue to make progress with your dog's training, helping you overcome any challenges that may arise in the future.

Learn from the Best

Allan's extensive experience as an RAF dog handler and a member of the police rapid response and hostage rescue team makes him a top-notch dog trainer. By choosing a 1-2-1 consultation, you'll be learning from a true professional.

Ready to book your online 1-2-1 consultation?

Pick from one of our packages below to best meet your needs.

Unlock savings when you become a member! For the best value, join our community today and enjoy exclusive discounts on all our 1-2-1 packages.

Don't have a Clan Dog subscription?

Subscribers recieve discounted 1-2-1 sessions!

In Person Consultations

A 2.5 hour personal training session with Allan Ritchie in and around your own home.

Please Note: In person sessions are only available to those located near the Lothian, Borders or Edinburgh region(s). If you are further afield, sessions may still be available subject to our discretion. In this case, please contact us

In Person 1-2-1 Training

2 Hour Single Session


One Payment

Online Consultations

A 2.5 hour private Zoom consultation with Allan Ritchie.

Online 1-2-1 Training

1x 2 Hour Zoom Session


One Payment

Online 1-2-1 Training

1x 1 Hour Zoom Session


One Payment


Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any questions that are not answered here, please reach out to us at hello@clandog.co.uk

Our 1-2-1 dog consults offer a personalised training session with our head trainer, Allan, tailored to address your dog's specific needs and behavior issues. The consultation can take place at your home, local environment, or via Zoom for those living outside of central Scotland and the Scottish Borders.

The price depends on what package you choose and whether or not you are a Clan Dog Subscriber (Subscribers have discounted prices).

Allan will travel to the Lothians, Borders, or Edinburgh region(s). Any additional mileage may attract an additional fee. Please contact us if you live further afield. Alternatively, online sessions are available.

Sessions both face to face and zoom last up to 2 hours.

Sessions will take place in your home and local environment. It is important to assess and see how your dog is being handled and behaving in it’s usual environment to get the most out of a face to face session.

In a lot of cases, YES. The training session is primarily for YOU not your dog. You are the dog trainer, Allan is going to help you gain the knowledge you need to do this successfully.

If you are not sure, enquire and Allan will be able to assess if he can help via an online consultation or not.

We can usually start within a week of booking. However, this is subject to both parties availability.

Yes, a 1-2-1 consultation is suitable for puppies as well as adult dogs. Early training is essential for puppies to develop good habits and prevent future behavior issues. Allan can help you lay a strong foundation for your puppy's training, ensuring a well-behaved and obedient companion.

Before your 1-2-1 consultation, make a list of your dog's behavior issues and any specific goals you wish to achieve through the training. Ensure your dog is comfortable and well-rested before the session. If the consultation takes place at your home, make sure there is a quiet and distraction-free space available for the training.