Our speakers

Speakers at our 2018 events included celebrities, animal veterinary behaviour experts, authors, photographers and academics.

Listen to the talks below.

Brian Blessed speaking at Power of Dogs eventBrian Blessed, Actor

Brian shared his love of animals and the story of Misty, a little dog who changed his life.

Watch Brian’s talk


Professor Daniel Mills speaking at Power of DogsDaniel Mills, Professor of Veterinary Behaviour Medicine

In his talk Professor Mills introduced the eight dimensions of our relationship with dogs and how we can help dogs thrive.

Watch Daniel’s talk


John Inverdale speaking at Power of DogsJohn Inverdale, Presenter and broadcaster

Presenter and broadcaster John Inverdale talks at our Power of Dogs London event at the Royal College of Physicians. Here he talks about what his own dogs have meant to him throughout his life. He also shares his experience of dogs being a great facilitators in connecting people.

Watch John’s talk


Stephen Jenkinson Kennel ClubStephen Jenkinson, Access Advisor to The Kennel Club

Stephen discussed his experiences of working to create great shared spaces that people, dogs and wildlife can all benefit from.

Watch Stephen’s talk


Trish with assistance dog at power of dogsTrish Thompson and assistance dog Peppie

Trish shared her experiences of being partnered with two assistance dogs, the first, a chocolate labrador called Onyx and she now has devoted spaniel Peppie at her side.

Watch Trish’s talk


Join us in Macclesfield or Bristol for our 2019 events. Find out more and book tickets.

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