Acorn Dog Training Milton Keynes

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Welcome to the website of Acorn Dog Training in Milton Keynes

To navigate around this site, please click on the paw marks on the left hand side of the screen.

Important - Before embarking on any training course, or hiring a trainer, please read this article

Established as a dog training school in Milton Keynes since 1991 by Fran Griffin, but now a network of local trainers, we always pride ourselves in keeping up to date with the latest knowledge in canine learning  using only kind, reward based training methods, we have small classes to ensure individual attention in a relaxed and friendly environment.

All trainers use scientifically proven training methods which are highly effective. Clicker training is the preferred method of all trainers listed on this site.

Who to contact in Milton Keynes and Surrounding areas to guarantee kind training methods where no methods are used which can potentially be detrimental to your dogs physical or mental well being:


Fran Griffin BSc (Hons) Psychology (including behaviour science),

Founder of Acorn Dog Training will remain in Milton Keynes for the time being for puppy and adult dog classes. 01908397236 email 


Glynis Gammie of Good Dog MK

 Glynis, please call 01908562001 or email.



  Craig Baker of Clever K9 Dog Training. (Walnut Tree, Milton Keynes and Wixams, Bedfordshire)

To contact Craig please call 07984521622 or email


Ellie Haines of Haines Hounds, Brickhills and Bradville Milton Keynes, is now also available for classes and one to one training. Ellie is running Trick Training Classes on Saturday mornings. A new trick training page will be added to this website soon.  To check out Ellie's details, please visit her Haines Hounds Website.

Zoe Stanley, Bletchley

Tittle Tails Behaviour and Training

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Dog Grooming is now available from one of our former class assistants based in Kents Hill, Milton Keynes. Click on the link below for full details.


Please call us for some FREE advice BEFORE deciding to buy a puppy. Different breeds have different needs, so you need to research the breed first. There are also a great many pitfalls involved in selecting the right puppy. Are you in contact with reputable breeders? Would you know the signs of a puppy farm dealership if you went to one? There are also many genetic problems, which many perspective owners are unaware of. Please don't be caught out, and end up one of the many who end up broken hearted.

If you don't know where dealerships obtain their puppies from then take a look at these websites for some of the hard facts:





Call to end illegal puppy farms and dealerships


Adopting a rescue dog can also result in major problems and heartache. For the cost of a telephone call, we are here to help you in all aspects of selection. Be a happy dog owner. Be fully aware. Know that you are doing the right thing. Please call us today.



Main Contact for Acorn Dog Training: Fran 01908 397236

Acorn Dog Training, Mercers Drive, Bradville, Milton Keynes, MK13 7AY   01908 397236



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