Julie Taylor and Clare Oldham will be running training programmes for retrievers and spaniels at a variety of venues across Exmoor and Quantocks (See below for dates).

If you would like to join one of these training programmes, please email either Julie or Clare to register your interest and get more information (Julie –, Clare –

23rd March Intro to Summer training program. 1pm – 3pm.
Meet the trainers, sign up to the club & watch a gundog demo.
The Royal Oak Inn Luxborough. Refreshments provided.

20th April 10am – 12 noon 1st Training Session
18th May 1pm – 3pm 2nd Training Session
22nd June 10am – 12 noon 3rd Training Session
6th July 10am – 12 noon 4th Training Session – Mock Test Training. Open to all, (Handlers not signing up for the full 6 sessions can still take part in this if they are interested in starting Working Tests.) We will introduce KC Regs, what to expect at a test and create mock test exercises for your dogs.
17th August 10am – 12 noon Preparing for the season ahead, what to expect in the beating line & picking up line. Shoot etiquette.
14th September 10am – 12 noon End of Summer Training fun test.

Retriever Guest Trainer, Nigel Partiss, date TBC
Spaniel Guest Trainer, SamThatcher, date TBC

AV Spaniel training with Nigel Partis – 10th June at Gibb Farm, near West Bagborough, Somerset

Novices in the morning and Open dogs in the afterrnoon

£40 per dog for members
£55 per dog for non members

For further information or to register please contact Julie Taylor
01984 618699 or 07815 209722



Exmoor Gundog Club

Exmoor Gundog Club