Barbara Woodhouse
  • Barbara Woodhouse

  • Date of birth: May 09, 1910
  • Died: July 09, 1988
  • Born: in Rathfarnham, Ireland.

  • Description: Barbara Kathleen Vera Woodhouse, 9 May 1910 Rathfarnham, Ireland - 9 July 1988, Buckinghamshire, England, after a stroke, was a well known British dog trainer, author and television personality. Her 1980 television series Training Dogs the Woodhouse Way made her into a household name in the UK. Among her catch-phrases were "walkies" and "sit!", the latter parodied in the 1983 James Bond film Octopussy. She was also known for her "no bad dogs philosophy".