Conservation Dogs

Wagtail UK

Wagtail UK are international specialists in detection dogs and dog handler training.

Wagtail UK Ltd was established in 2003 and is a sister company to Conservation Dogs.  Wagtail UK provides detection dogs and related services for government agencies such as UK Border Force, HM Revenue & Customs, Police, Trading Standards and Armed Forces.

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Wagtail is contracted by the UK Border Force to provide ‘Body Detection Dogs’ (for illegal immigrants) in Northern France 24/7, 365 days a year.  

An international, multi-award winning company, Wagtail dogs can detect, firearms, explosives, drugs, cash, and tobacco.

Wagtail UK provide highly trained dogs and dog teams for:

  • Explosives and firearms detection
  • Drugs detection (passive and pro-active)
  • Tobacco detection
  • Cash detection
  • ‘Live’ body detection (people smuggling and border control)
  • Conservation
  • Products of Animal Origin
  • Cadaver detection (human remains)
  • Search and rescue/urban disaster rescue (confined space)
  • Hydrocarbons detection (fire investigation)
  • Personal protection and security patrols

Wagtail UK accreditations and associations:

  • ISO 9001 Accredited Company
  • Investors In People Accredited Company
  • Licensed by The Home Office To Store and Keep Explosives for The Purposes Of Dog Training
  • Licensed by The Home Office To Store and Keep Drugs for The Purposes Of Dog Training
  • Accredited Training centre with The Highfield Awarding Body Of Compliance (HABC)
  • Approved by the Ministry Of Defence Career Transition Partnership (CTP)
  • Members of The Armed Forces Covenant Scheme
  • Members of The British Institute Of Professional Dog Trainers (BIPDT)
  • Members of The British Institute of Explosives Engineers (IExpE)
  • Corporate Affiliate Members of The Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI)
  • Members of The National Association Of Security Dog Users (NASDU)
  • Accredited training centre with National Association Of Security Dog Users (NASDU)
  • Recipients of The Home Office ‘Supplier Of The Year’ Award
  • #SBS (Small Business Sunday) Theo Paphitis Winner

For more information on Wagtail UK please visit their website: www.wagtailuk.com