Here at mypetstop we are dedicated to offering the best training courses for you and your dog. Our resident dog trainers offer a range of classes for dog of all ages and abilities.

We are pleased to confirm that Donna Connelly has joined the Team at the Mypetstop centre providing evening and weekend Dog Training Classes on Thursdays and Sundays. She will also be providing 121 and Behavioural training.

With over 25 year’s experience in the dog training sector. Donna has been assessed and gained full membership of both the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT) and the Institute of Modern Dog Trainers (IMDT). Donna is the only person in the north east that has full membership with both.

Donna specialises in 121 training and Behavioural training, training problems such as aggression towards other dogs, people, other animals, fear and phobias, separation anxiety and much more.

Donna is confident that with her guidance your dog will learn to be the very best it can be, becoming a well-mannered, well-adjusted dog.





    Nicola Peden

    ring craft dog trainer

    I have worked at mypetstop since November 2005.  I love working with animals, it is all I have ever done and at mypetstop I get a good variety of dogs to cuddle.

    I have worked in various pet related roles these included – Clarement Road and Benton Farm Cat and Dog Shelters, as a Lay Veterinary Nurse at a private vets, Animal Care Auxiliary at the PDSA for 8 years.  I have a wealth of knowledge and experience working with dogs. I have also been showing and breeding dogs for over 25 years, producing and making up several show champions.

    At present I own 8 Italian Spinone all are related – that’s 4 generations of the same family born between 2004 and 2015.  I also have an elderly border terrier called Gracie born  2004, two cats Tiggy and Breeze, three tortoise and two red footed tortoise.