ABOUT

Photographer Chris Parkin UK

Suzie Greentree has been competing, teaching/instructing for over 20 years, training dogs is her hobby and passion.   Suzie has a CURRENT  Certificate IV in training and assessment.

Suzie has had a long involvement with obedience and more recently agility, this puts her in a great position to understand the needs of competition focused clients, from advanced to new handlers to the sports.

Over the years Suzie has developed an in-depth understanding of dogs and what motivates them.

Suzie and her dog Ink had the honour of representing Australia Internationally at the worlds biggest dog show Crufts,  World Cup event in the United Kingdom.

Suzie Flew to Canada on two occasions to attend a Summer Camp and Puppy Camp with Susan Garrett, Justine Davenport & Jessica Patterson, as well as being a long term follower of Susan Garrett and active member of Puppy Peaks, Recaller, Handling 360 and Agility Nation.  Suzie flew to England on two occasions to train with world renown trainer Kamal Fernandez, Kamal has been to Australia and stayed with Suzie on two occasions for seminars.

Suzie is dedicated and committed to professional developement to ensure modern, kind and effective techniques are used to prevent and cure common problems. Suzie remains an active student helping her to improve her own skills and knowledge as well as attending seminars and conferences so she can pass up-to-date ideas to clients.

 

Suzie has completed many training courses with overseas presenters including:  

  • Susan Garrett (Multi Agility World Champion)

  • Lynda Orton Hill (Agility World Team)

  • Mary Ray (Multi Crufts Champion Obedience)

  • Kay Laurence (Obedience)

  • Susan Jaffa ( Crufts Champion Obedience)

  • Trudy Groenenboom

  • Fanny Gott

  • Jo Hill & Shirely Clowes

  • Pat & Herbie Watson (Multi Crufts Champions Obedience)

  • Morgan Spector

  • Jessica Patterson & Justine Davenport (Agility World Champions)

  • Chicken Camp training with Terry Ryan

  • Anna Herzog (Crufts Champion Obedience)

  • Anastasia egorova (Agility World Champion)

  • Stas Kurochkin (Agility World Champion)

  • Zeljko Gora (World Agility Champion)

  • Martina Magnoli Kilimesova (Multi Agility World Chamion)

  • Jenny Damm ( Multi World Champion)

  • Susan Friedman

  • Tamas Traj

  • Daisy Peel (Multi World Agility Champion)

As a clicker trainer for many years Suzie loves using clicker training to enhance her training and that of her students (and sometimes uses on her grandkids).

Suzie is member of many professional Dog training associations including:

  • Australian Pet Dog Trainers (APDT)

  • Pet Professional Guild

  • Agility Dog Association of Australia (ADDA)

  • Australian National Kennel Council (Licenced Border Collie Breeder)

  • Dog NSW

  • Border Collie Club NSW

Some of Suzie's achievements include: 

  • Ink has gained his Australian Obedience Championship (AOC) 

  • Multiple titles on her dogs including a Rottweiler and Border Collies

  • Obtained perfect score in Obedience

  • Won many Best Obedience dog in trial

  • Won Melbourne, Sydney and Canberra Royal on many occasions at various competition levels both in Agility & Obedience

  • Won Border Collie National Jumping Agility event 2016

  • Won Sydney Royal Jumping event & 2nd Agility 2017

  • Won Queensland State Agility Championship 2017

  • Won EPIC advance Dog Sports Extravaganza Jumping 2017