Are Dogs Allowed in National Parks?

Are Dogs Allowed in National Parks

Scattered around the world are thousands of national parks. And given that most of these parks have been declared with the intention of conserving and protecting the area, which is often relative “wilderness”, not surprisingly pets including dogs are not always allowed inside. However, the rules and attitudes to pets being permitted inside national parks … Read more

Dog-Friendly Dorset, UK: Visiting Dorset with a Dog

Dog-friendly Dorset

This is a guest post from Jacqueline Lambert of World Wide Walkies Often overlooked in favour of its more famous neighbours, Devon and Cornwall, I would like to introduce the dog-friendly delights of Dorset, my adopted county on the South Coast of England in the United Kingdom. Why Visit Dorset? Over half of Dorset is … Read more

On Top of Wales: Climbing Snowdon with a Dog

Climbing Snowdon with a dog

One of the joys about travelling in Europe with a dog, is that most hiking trails allow dogs. Although many require dogs to be on a leash, it’s a small measure to take compared to my home country of Australia, where most national parks don’t allow dogs. So when visiting the UK in 2017, after … Read more

15 Fun Dog-Friendly Things to Do in England

Dog-friendly things to do in England

England is a wonderful country to holiday in with a dog, no matter if England is your home or whether you’re on a visit to the UK with your dog. Whether you prefer the countryside, want to visit the cities or instead explore the country’s history, there’s no shortage of dog-friendly things to do in … Read more

7 Fun Dog-Friendly Things to Do in Scotland

Dog-friendly things to do in Scotland

With its beautiful natural scenery, there’s no shortage of dog-friendly fun to be had in Scotland, the northern-most and most rugged country of the UK. Not that dogs are restricted to the countryside; dogs are also made welcome in the Scottish cities, such as Edinburgh. On your next Scottish holiday with your pup, add some … Read more

5 Top Dog-Friendly Day Trips Out of London

Dog-friendly day trips from London

Created in conjunction with Holiday Cottages. London is all things to all men (and their dogs). With inner and outer-city parks and woodlands throughout the metropolis, there’s often no need to venture beyond the confines of the M25 ring road to further afield in England. On the other hand, even the most devoted capital city … Read more

4 of the Best Dog-Friendly Walks in the Lake District

Lake District dog walks

Created in conjunction with Lakelovers When travelling with your dog, it’s vital to find accessible and dog-friendly locations to explore, so that you both get the most fun out of every day. One of the best locations for taking your dog to within the United Kingdom is the Lake District. With miles of green, rural … Read more

Are Dogs Allowed on the Eurostar Train?

Dogs on Eurostar

Since the Eurostar started running train services connecting London, Paris and Brussels via the Eurotunnel in 1994, it’s been easier than ever to travel between the United Kingdom and Continental Europe. But what about if you’re travelling with your dog or other pet? Are dogs allowed on the Eurostar train, and if so, what are … Read more

The 7 Best Dog-Friendly National Parks in the UK

Dog-friendly national parks in the UK: The Lake District

Created in conjunction with Canine Cottages. Windswept walks across heather-strewn moorlands, finding the biggest sticks in atmospheric oak woodlands, scaling the snowy peaks of towering mountain ranges and bounding across endless golden beaches; the UK’s national parks are among the best places to explore with your dog. Staggeringly beautiful and a haven for lovers of … Read more

7 Most Dog-Friendly Cities in the United Kingdom

Edinburgh Park

Note: This post was created in collaboration with Vitabiotics The UK has a number of vibrant cities and striking historical landmarks to explore, but before you embark on your UK tour with your four-legged friend in tow, it’s best to make sure your chosen destination has lots of dog-friendly facilities. As a dog owner it … Read more