After a successful career with horses Natalie’s husband’s interest in shooting opened up the fascinating world of gundogs. She bought her first gundog, a cocker spaniel from a local game keeper and never looked back.
Natalie has represented England at the Game Fair Internationals, and is also the proud winner of the Kennel Club Working test at Chatsworth House. Natalie was also honoured to be named The Countrymans Weekly Gundog Trainer of The Year in 2016.
In 2014 she made up her first FTCH with her little cocker “Tink”. She has run in 4 championships now, earning guns choice, a Diploma of Merit and this year an incredible 2nd overall.This year Natalie also won with her novice Springer Spaniel, Doris, running in its first ever field trial.
During the season Natalie picks up and beats at a number of local shoots with her team of Springers, Cockers, Labradors and a naughty terrier!