Welcome to our fabulous indoor dog training arena
Purpose built indoor dog training arena situated about a mile from junction 11 of the M40 just one hour from London, Birmingham, Bedford and Gloucester. It is accessed via a well lit tarmacked drive. The Dog Barn has its own tarmacked car park which comfortably parks 35 vehicles. At weekends a further 35 vehicles can be parked in the adjacent tarmacked car park by prior arrangement. In addition to the 40m x 20m barn, there is an Astroturf Paddock for agility and obedience, and 2 further fenced paddocks for exercising dogs
The Dog Barn is available for events, individual, private and group hire. Training courses are also available for dogs of all ages and at all levels including basic and advanced Obedience and Agility. Our facilities and equipment are constantly maintained to keep them in top class condition.
All visitors to any areas of The Dog Training Barn property are requested to abide by these Rules to ensure the safety of all people and animals.
Outdoor AstroTurf Training Area for hire
We are taking bookings for the AstroTurf Training Area.
Click here for details
A lovely comfortable space available for hire for lectures and presentations (seats an audience of up to 24) or for teaching small groups of dogs, physiotherapy, massage or 1:1 sessions. Its facilities include a screen, projector and speakers, kettle, urn, sink and heating.
Can be hired together with the dog barn, for example as a lunch venue or lecture room, or on its own. Booked without the barn the hourly rates apply See our Prices page for hire charges.
Winter Agility Shows at The Dog Training Barn
A great environment to introduce young dogs to competition using whatever training aids you need... stride regulators, manners minders, food, toys.
Dates for 2023/2024 Season...
28 Oct, 2 Dec, 3 Feb and 2 March
Enter now on Agility plaza www.agilityplaza.com
For more serious issues (separation anxiety, aggression etc) please click here to see a list of trainers who may be able to advise and assist you and your dog. Their qualifications have been enhanced by many years experience and they come very well recommended by their clients.
Weekly Classes at The Dog Training Barn
There are various weekly classes being held:
Agility classes run by Sarah Shaw, Sally Walker, Emma Sadler and Chipping Norton Dog Training Society.
for more Classes information, click here
‘Time it perfect’ timing equipment
We are delighted to have received our new set of timing equipment. This is a really neat, quick and easy to use battery powered set with a hand-held unit showing the last couple of times recorded for a sequence. The Time it Perfect set is available now to add to your Barn hire bookings. Please see our website or email for details. Simple instructions included or view the video to see it in use.
Hire prices Half day or Evening £25 Full day £40
The Dog Training Barn
Main Road, Middleton Cheney
Banbury, Oxon, OX17 2PW
Free WiFi on site
Ask for log in details when you visit.
Have you checked out Dave Munnings' website? There's a great online learning facility there which can be used alongside the work you do here on his workshops at The Dog Training Barn. http://www.qme-agility.co.uk
Opening times 1.00pm-10.00 pm Sunday- Friday
8.00am –10.00pm on Saturdays
October – March
8.00am-10.00pm 7 days a week
Please see our Prices page for specific time slot prices