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Pooch on a Pedestal are excited to be able to share what we are up to with the gorgeous dogs we work with during dog training, walks, home boarding, pet sitting, home visits, pop ins and special puppy and pensioner pooch packages in Cardiff, Newport, Llandevaud, Park Seymour, LLanvair Discoed, Monmouthshire, Caerleon, Rogerstone, Langstone, Caerwent, Magor, Undy, Penhow, Caldicot, Usk and Chepstow.

We also offer specialist behaviour support and training for more complex concerns further afield including Pontypool, Chepstow and Caerphilly.

We are 2 minutes from the Celtic Manor Golf Club in Catsash, NP18.

We also offer sleepovers and boarding as part of our childfree family for a couple of small or medium dogs from anywhere!


Sunday 7th November 2021


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More success!

Saturday 8th May 2021

We are very excited to be awarded recognition as the Best Behaviour and Training Business in Wales 2021, especially after all the work and clinical experience needed to attain a 1st Class Degree with Distinction in Canine Behaviour and Care.

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Such a great write up

Sunday 30th August 2020

We love what is being featured in the Cardiff and South Wales Magazine /cockapoolangstone

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Sunday 7th June 2020

We are so excited to have won this award as we have only just completed our first year as well as battling the lockdown difficulties. A massive thank you to everyone who keep on supporting us and sharing the happiness your dog experiences with us! /rogerstonedoghomeboarding

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Crazy Canine Capers by Victoria Duke published on Amazon

Sunday 31st May 2020

We are thrilled that our interactive e-book, full of simple videos on entertaining your dog based on his or her needs, has been published on Amazon. We hope you enjoy it. /rogerstonedog

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Personalised Platinum Pooch Sleepover

Tuesday 17th March 2020

This gorgeous cockerpoo puppy came for a few days of socialisation walks with other puppies and our cockerpoos, training reinforcement, enrichment activities, new games and lots of love and cuddles. She even slept next to us on the bed. /homeboardingnearme

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Poodle holiday

Tuesday 4th February 2020

We love having some little dogs coming to stay with us-we only offer up to 3 places as we like to ensure lots of 1 to 1 time and each dog lives with us as part of our child free family. Our cockerpoo girls love the extra fun. /doghomeboardingcaerwent

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Doggy Holidays With Us

Tuesday 7th January 2020

We can offer holiday places for puppies at 6 months old and upwards and each one goes back home more confident and socialised. Each one that stays has an individual plan to strengthen training, introduce new activities and walks, stabilise routine expectations from home and socialisation. We miss each one when he or she goes back home. /bristol

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Stays with our family

Monday 11th November 2019

This cockerpoo puppy is so at home now as she regularly comes for sleepovers. It also meant she could meet another puppy and have lots of fun with her too Caerleon/cockerpoo

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