Our Friends…

Meet our puppy dog training training friends. “There are no strangers here; only friends you haven’t yet met.” – William Butler Yeats

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More and more people are looking at fresh, natural, healthy alternatives for their dogs’ diets. Somerford Raw and Natural is a locally-based business that sources fresh produce, prepares the food and delivers to your door. Our friends at Somerford are great supporters of our Newcastle dog training and Newcastle puppy training programs.

dog training programsThis is an independent Newcastle petshop that has been established since the turn of the century. They have always gone above and beyond to bring quality products and advice to their clientele. The Petshop Boyz have worked in conjunction with our Newcastle dog training and Newcastle puppy training programs for many years now.

dog puppy training port stephensPort Stephens Pet Barn has been servicing this community since 2004. It was the brain child of Joel Robinson who had wanted to own a petshop since he was in primary school. No request is too small or too outrageous. Joel and his team will go above and beyond to source all your pets’ needs and give sound advice. They are even happy to tell you about our Port Stephens dog training and Port Stephens puppy training programs.

dog pet trainingSince 2005 Port Stephens Pet Warehouse has been helping the Port Stephens community with their pets’ needs. Avid supporters of our Port Stephens dog training and Port Stephens puppy training, they are happy to talk to you about this and all things “pet”.


Pups and Paws

Pups and Paws
is a dog minding and dog walking service, established in 2018 by Millie Buck. Millie and her team offer services that include in-home minding of your dog, walking services, off-leash play where appropriate, walking service followed by a bath and blow-dry. This is a well thought-out service that has truly taken off since its inception; peace of mind when you need to be away from home and your dog.


Nativewood Chocolate Labradors is located in the Hunter Valley. Brett Dunphy brings his Agriculture degree and passion for genetics into his breeding program. He brings to the dog world some of the most soundly reared and beautiful Chocolate Labradors we’ve seen. What we love about Brett is his careful screening of potential homes and human families for his carefully raised pups. Nativewood Chocolate Labradors is the heritage of our beautiful Lakota.


assistance dog australiaADA, Assistance Dogs Australia is the charity of choice for Barkers in Balance. ADA trains assistance dogs that are given to all ages of recipients who apply and are lucky enough to be chosen. A wide range of physical, emotional and mental challenges for the humans are considered. There is no government funding for this program and each puppy costs in excess of $20,000 to train.

dog behaviour trainingBarkers has a long history of working alongside Mayfield Veterinary Hospital. We run puppy classes at the clinic two days a week. We also provide specialised practical sessions for reactive dogs in the safety and quiet surroundings of the clinic yard. We thank Mayfield Veterinary Hospital for helping us provide quality programs for those seeking Newcastle puppy training and Newcastle dog behaviour programs.

puppy classesPetz Palace is a service offered by Port Stephens Pet Warehouse and is located next to the Pet Warehouse in Taylors Beach. Barkers in Balance has had a long association with the Pet Warehouse. We are keen to continue to support this business by encouraging you to seek them out for your dog’s grooming needs.


Interested in Barkers in Balance puppy and dog training courses and locations across Newcastle and Port Stephens.