Mike Gilmore

Mike Gilmore

Canine Behaviourist

Associate Member

Mike Gilmore has been training dogs for over forty years. He was a founder partner of Essex Dog Academy but now works full time as a Dog Behaviour and Training Practitioner specialising with dog aggression.

  • Mike also offers 1-2-1 dog obedience training or behaviour issues at the clients home, their selected location or his secure training grounds.
  • Mike’s knowledge and experience with dogs and their body language enables him to communicate directly with them quickly earning their trust and respect.
  • Mike studied with The Cambridge Institute of Dog Behaviour and Training and is a Master Trainer with The Guild of Dog Trainers.
  • Mike receives many referrals from Vets, boarding kennels and satisfied clients.

In addition to his behavioural practice, Mike also teaches obedience and agility and has designed the highly successful ‘get fit with your dog’ personal training coaching for people and their dogs.

Mike’s hands on approach and knowledge of the dogs psyche as a dog behaviour practitioner brings his clients great success. Mike works primarily via veterinary referral. He is a full-member of The Guild of Dog Trainers and is currently studying towards a BA (Hons) degree with The Cambridge Institute of Dog Behaviour and Training.

Mike runs ‘Gilmores Dog Photography’ and has received numerous international awards for his work. His knowledge and experience with dogs, their body language and how they learn has enabled him to photograph well over one thousand dogs of all breeds and temperaments showing them in their best light.