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Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field 

 Secure Dog Walking / Training Field

to hire for your sole use

It is located in the beautiful South Downs

on a family run farm.

This is situated past the Enrichment Secure Field 

The Oaks Poultry Farm,

Common Lane,

Ditchling,

BN6 8TN

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The  Secure Dog Walking / Training Field is

fully fenced and secure. 

Each booking provides 40 mins of play time and

and or training for your sole use

with your dogs and or pups (max 3) *This time includes entering and exiting the field. 

 

£7 per 40min session 

Open Monday - Saturday 

 

The Secure Dog Walking / Training Field has been designed to help build dogs and owners bond and confidence in a safe environment 

 

Enrich your dog’s lives and enhance their well-being. 

 

Max 3 Dogs Per Session 

 

The access code will be emailed to you

the evening/ morning before your session 

*Random checks will be carried out*

The Secure Dog Walking / Training Field is accessible by driving through the Farm, you will pass pigs, geese, goats, donkeys, continue past the Enrichment Secure Field. Keep driving until you reach the enclosure.

Parking is located next to The Secure Dog Walking / Training Field

 

Terms and conditions apply

It is your responsibility to read the terms and conditions prior to every booking and visit.

By making a booking, you agree to abide by the terms and conditions on the website.

Don't forget to check out the Butchers and

The Marshmallow Cow Cafe on your way out.

Frequently Asked questions 

Can I book multiple sessions?

Absolutely, we welcome owners booking multiple sessions.

Will there be any other dogs in The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field? 

No, when you book a session at The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field you will have booked it for your sole use. No one can access The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field during your session. 

Where do I park?

There is an allocated parking space. This space is identified by a parking sign which is mounted onto the fence close to the entry point of The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field. Please park in the designated area. In winter we request you park on the chalk road or park by the hay bales and walk up the track. 

 

I would like my dog to be on your website

Please share, tag or send us photos of your dog/s in The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field and we will certainly add them to the website.

How high is the fencing?

The fencing is approximately, 1.8m high 

 

How big are the links in the fence?

These are approximately 2 inches x 2 inches / diamond shape.

 

How do I access the field?

The code is changed on a regular basis and will be sent to you be way of email the night before your session/ on the day.

I am late or running late for my session?

If you are late for your session then be aware this will impact and reduce your time in The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field. We highly recommend not to be late as it will impact your time in the field. 

Someone is in  and I have a booking for that time?

Please contact us immediately on 07481 934 351 or 07718 481 899.

I have more than 3 dogs, what can I do?

If you have more than 3 dogs you would need to make 2 separate bookings. Please don't book the sessions back to back as we do not support dogs waiting in vehicles. 

Can I change or cancel my booking?

Please see the terms and conditions, bookings are non refundable, 72 hours notice required to change booking. 

If you have any questions then please do contact us on 

Enricheddogtraininguk@gmail.com

Terms and Conditions

It is your responsibility to read these terms and conditions prior to every booking and visit. By making a booking, you agree to abide by the terms and conditions on the website.

1. No responsibility will be taken by the landowners or EDTUK for damage or injury sustained to property, individuals or animals whilst using The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field or anywhere on The Oaks Poultry Farm premises.

2. Parking must be in the advised parking areas. All vehicles are left entirely at their owners’ risk and the landowners/ EDTUK accept no responsibility for any loss or damage incurred, accident or otherwise, whilst they are on The Oaks Poultry Farm Premise.

3. No more than 3 dogs are allowed in the field at any one time.

4. The code for the EDTUK The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field is not to be disclosed to anyone other than the person hiring it. 

5. Any breakages or damage caused to the EDTUK The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field must be reported and paid for by the hirer.

6. All dogs using the EDTUK The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field are fully up to date with their inoculations. We recommend that your dogs are immunised and wormed. Please do not bring your dog’s when they are ill. Please do not bring your dogs if they are coughing. We ask that you do not bring bitches in season to EDTUK The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field.

7. If your dog has experienced vomiting and or diarrhoea in the past 48 hours, please do not bring them to the EDTUK The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field.

8. If any dogs that you (Hirer) are responsible for are not insured for 3rd party liability, please be aware that you will be personally liable for any accidents or injuries that the dog may cause, just as if you would be if it occurred in a public place.

9. The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field is situated on a working farm and as such there could be natural and agricultural hazards. Hazards you may encounter could include, but are not limited to, moving tractors and other agricultural machinery, nails, glass, wood, wire, uneven ground, rabbit, and other animal burrows, biting insects and thorns. Prevailing weather conditions could result in additional hazards.

10. There will be times when the farm will need to have a bonfire; this is dependent on weather and wind direction. Therefore, you may find on some occasions there will be a bonfire in the vicinity. We wish to make all users aware of this in case of allergies and underlying health issues to owners and dogs. No Toxic materials or materials that release toxins will be burnt on the bonfire.

11. Smoking is not permitted in any of the areas, or anywhere on the premises.

12. The behaviour, safety and welfare of all dogs using The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field is entirely the owner’s/handler’s/ hirers responsibility, just as it would be in a public place.

 

13. Please drive at no more than 5mph into the premises as animals and humans are around. We reserve the right to stop anyone speeding and ask them to leave.

14. You must allow enough time to unload your dogs, use the facilities and get them back into your vehicles afterwards within your time slot. This is inclusive of the time in The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field.

15. Dogs must be kept in vehicles until the previous hirer has secured their dog(s) back into their vehicles.

Dogs must be always kept on leads when transferring from the car to The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field and back again. 

16. The hirer must inspect The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field on each visit to ensure that it is suitable for use by their dogs.

17. There are horses onsite and livestock in adjoining fields throughout the year. Additionally The Secure Dog Walking/ Training field is located close to a public footpath and The Enrichment Secure Field. We recommend not book the field if this will be a problem for your dogs.

18. Choke chains, prong collars and electronic devices are not allowed.

19. Harsh handling of dogs, either verbal or physical is not allowed.

20. Pick up all dog excrement, if you find dog excrement, which has been left from a previous user, please pick it up and dispose of it in the bins provided and kindly let us know.

21. No litter is to be left in The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field as this presents a risk to users and their dogs. Please use the bin provided.

22. Any chewed or damaged dog toys must be removed and put in the bin.

23. We inspect all areas and perimeters daily to maintain security but please notify us on 07481 934 351

if you have any concerns.

24. The landowner & EDTUK do not take any responsibility for any dog escaping from The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field.

25. Appropriate footwear is required by all people in The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field.

Children are welcome in The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field but must be always supervised by an adult.

26. The landowners & EDTUK will not take any responsibility for any injury to humans or animals caused by using The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field.

27. The Landowner & EDTUK The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field accepts no responsibility or liability for accidents or injury to persons or animals whilst using the facility either inside or outside the fenced area. Some areas of the EDTUK The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field are uneven, conditions may be slippery and muddy. You are advised to use caution and remain aware of your surroundings when using The Secure Dog Walking/ Training Field

28. Change of booking (date/time) require 72 hours’ notice.

29. Cancellations are not permitted and can be rescheduled and require 72 hours.

30. By making a booking, you agree to abide by the terms and conditions on the website at the time of booking.

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