Animal Hire & Modelling Agency

Jill Clark and her staff have over 30 years experience working with animals for the film, television, advertising and media industries.

We supply, train and co-ordinate for any species required and have the experience to ensure safe and reliable handling of animals, great and small.

1st Choice Animals strive for perfection and like to think that our reputation is second to none. Based close to London, in Middlesex, with offices in Lincoln, France and South Africa providing a comprehensive service to the media industry.

We are proud of the quality of service offered to clients from feature films to BBC drama productions, photographers to publishers, and TV soaps to TV advertising.

This broad scope of work, here in the UK and abroad over the years has given us expertise and an excellent animal welfare record, which has helped establish 1st Choice Animals as a first class source for animals and advice about working with animals.

Jill and her staff have recently qualified at Levels 2, 3 and 4 in NVQ Animals in Audio Visual. Jill is an A1 Assessor for Animal Care runs training courses at her premises. All staff hold the relevant Animal Transport certificates and qualifications.

Jill Clark is also the current secretary of ACTA, The Animal Consultants & Trainers Association.

Long Olympics 2012 with Jill Clark
London Olympics 2012
We provided the animals!