The Team

We have a great team at Wetherham kennels with a mix of interests in a variety of dog activities, everyone works hard out in the elements every day. We love the dogs that we accommodate and enjoy them all with each character that comes in.

We strive on providing quality care for your dog.

Our customers have come to expect only the best!

Fredi and Nigel

Nigel and Frederica Harris are passionate about dogs and have owned and looked after many different shaped, sized and breeds of dogs over the years. We have also successfully bred three generations of flatcoated retrievers.

Fredi shows dogs and is presently doing her good citizen obedience awards with all her dogs.

Fredi also enjoys agility with one of her Flatcoated retrievers.

We are a family run business set in 400 acres of farmland.

Jossie Tobin 

Jossie is our Manager at Wetherham Kennels and has a degree in Animal behaviour, she is full time and has years of experience working at boarding kennels. She loves dogs and is a great asset to our team.

Emma Warneford

Emma is a very successful agility trainer who has competed successfully throughout the country. She is qualified to work with animals at nvq level, and is very knowledgeable on all matters concerning dogs. Emma loves dogs and has worked in kennels since the age of 13.

Lauraine Maddox

Lauraine works on a part time basis with ourselves and has a great passion and love for dogs, particularly Border Collies. She is a graduate and is looking to expand her knowledge by undertaking a Dog Grooming Course.  


Our very useful, maintenance man and gardener. A real character!

Jill Irwin

Jill has a family history of showing dogs and a true love for dogs and animals including Arab horses which is her other passion. She also has been involved in rescuing greyhounds.