About Sandhills Venue for Dogs

Sandhills is situated in the beautiful east sussex countryside.

We have 10 acres of training paddocks which are enclosed and of different sizes suitable for puppies through to scent work. Outside seating area with under cover refreshments, Toilets and two parking areas. A small indoor heated facility for winter training.

A Behavioural consulting room.


Julia Jarrold BSc (Hons) GeoDip Owner of Sandhills Venue.

Julia's interest in animal welfare and politics led to lobbying on Human and Animal issues. Passionate about dogs and experienced in training and living in a multi-dog household, her current dogs are: Mouse, Mastiff X, Badger, Akita X, Weasel lucher, Scooter, Hellenic hound, Atticus, Pointer X, Pudding, Hellenic Hound. A career change in 2007 into dog training and behaviour, combining experience with academic studies, Julia set up Sandhills Canine Training Centre Ltd which started with one class of four dogs and grew to seeing around 70 dogs a week. In 2018, Sandhills Canine Centre is now Sandhills Venue for Dogs; Sandhills can be hired as a venue bringing in a range of experienced and different guest trainers.