Tag N Rye
  Experience 
  • Over 35 years 'hands on' experience in training and competing with dogs

  • Judge in Ireland, England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Holland

  • Judge Obedience, Working Trials (CD stake), Agility and Breed (Border Collies)

  • Member of the Irish Kennel Club



  •   Served as Vice Chairperson of  the Irish Kennel Club Obedience Rules Committee

  • Served as Irish Kennel Club Representative of the Ard Chomhairle

  • Instructor of the Irish Kennel Club Good Citizen Scheme

  • Was a member of the International Sheepdog Society for many years



  • Member (membership number 210) and Bronze Instructor of The Academy of Dog Training and Behaviour

  • Chartered Member of the Institute of Animal Care Education

  • Former Member of Peata - Pets as Therapy - Hospital visiting for many years

  • The only handler resident in Southern Ireland to qualify and compete in Crufts Obedience

  • Member of Border Collie Club of Ireland.
    Recently retired as Chairperson of the Border Collie Club of Ireland

  • Member of Blanchardstown & District Dog Training Club.

  • Member of Working Trials Club of Ireland.

  • Member of Northside Dog Training Club.

    • Member of Dtail (Dog Trainers Association of Ireland Ltd) 0004.
      Recently retired as
      Board member of Dtail (Dog Trainers Association of Ireland Ltd).

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