Advice & Training

Home Visits

Here at Sarah Matthews Dog Training we are dedicated to providing new dog owners with the best advice and training to create a welcoming environment for you and your pet.

Expert Trainers

Focused Sessions

Our expert trainers offer home visits to anyone within an hour of Belfast, providing invaluable insight on caring for your dog.

Starting from £55

1 hour 1-1 session

Carried out in the comfort of your own home, these are tailored to address training struggles and formulate a plan of action.

Starting from £200

Puppy Package

4 X 1 hour private training sessions tailored to meet your training goals

Starting from £200

Loose lead walking/recall

4 X 1 hour private training sessions focussed on developing one of these skills in a suitable location with your dog.

Starting from £220

Walk and learn package

This service combines 3 X 1 hour training sessions with 3 X training walks to give you and your dog a head start in meeting your training goals. Build confidence in yourself and your dog with the support of a qualified trainer at your side - ideal for reactive dogs and their owners

£25 for 1 hour walk, not including pick up/drop off. 4 walks for £90 (1 month expiry)

Reactive rambles

A premium dog training service that combines the luxury of having your dog walked for you with the satisfaction of knowing they are in good hands.

This bespoke service is tailored to your dogs needs and will include activities and learning that benefits them both physically and mentally. Perfect for owners of reactive dogs who struggle to find time to train or walk with them on a daily basis.

Can be added onto any package for £22 per walk.


Get In Touch

For expert dog training sessions, get in touch with Sarah Matthews Dog Training today.


Puppy Visits

New puppy owners can take advantage of our excellent home visits to ensure you give your dog the best start in life. Our friendly team will provide expert advice on sleep, exercise, enrichment, and basic training to ensure you are well prepared to cater for a new puppy. Whether you require a one-off visit or a package of multiple visits, this flexible approach allows you to tailor our services to fit your own needs.


Rescue Visits

For those welcoming a new rescue dog, our team offers home visits to help you and your new pet settle. We strive to provide rescue dogs and their owners with training and professional insight to help your pet feel comfortable in the new environment. Covering relaxation, sleep, and much more, we work to support owners as they nurture and welcome rescue dogs.


Baby Visits

Bringing a baby into a home with dogs can be a little daunting for any new parent. Sarah Matthews Dog Training is committed to providing parents, children, and dogs with the essential knowledge and training to make this an easy transition. Our experts help parents prepare for the transition with friendly advice as well as detailed sessions on how children can interact properly with your dog and vice versa to limit mouthing, nibbling, and more. Anyone interested in booking a home visit for professional insight on dog care and basic training, give Sarah Matthews Dog Training a call.