We are based on a beautiful Farm Location in County Durham on the border of Yorkshire and Cumbria.
We cover the whole of the North of England and Southern Scotland for film/TV work and we are happy to travel anywhere in the UK for Commercials.
We supply dogs, cats, farm animals (hens, sheep, geese, goats, equine), birds, insects, reptiles and amphibians for all types of promotional work - TV, film, commercials, still photography etc. Many of our Dogs are highly trained in other disciplines i.e. Sheepdog Trialling, Dog Agility, Gun dog work, Obedience, Heelwork to Music and can learn tricks and new moves very quickly. We can supply child handlers and a superb farm location if required.
We are fully licenced and insured through Durham County Council and are inspected as required. Performing Animals Licence DCC/ALA/081285.
We have full Public Liability Insurance, Employers Liability Insurance, Care Custody and Control Cover and for Farm Animals a Performing Animals Movement Licence to Disapply Standstills where relevant. Additionally, we hold multi Certificates of Competence for the Transport of Animals.
Our Staff are CRB checked for working on sets where Children are present and 2 of our Staff are also fully Registered Chaperones.
Between us we hold a Degree in Canine Behaviour, have had many appearances in Dog Sport Finals at Crufts, including representing Team GB and over 100 combined years of handling and rearing Animals! But the most important thing is that we all got into this business as we truly love our Animals!
Our Animals are also much loved pets and members of the family and thoroughly enjoy being on set and showing off! The welfare of our animals is always our utmost priority. We are based on a beautiful farm in County Durham, close to the Cumbria and North Yorkshire border which has excellent facilities for farm location filming as well as a 120 foot indoor arena.
If you require any type or breed of animal not listed on our site please get in touch as we have a whole database of animals and handlers we can get in touch with. Similarly, if you require our animals to perform a certain movement please ask, we can provide Sheepdogs, Dancing Dogs, Agility Dogs etc.