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Dog Friendly Keswick and The Lake District

The Kennel Club has for several years run a national programme to give recognition to places and organisations that welcome dogs, under the name, “Open for Dogs” and as part of their “Be Dog Friendly” campaign. 2014 National Awards In … Continue reading

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Dog friendly tea room on the West Cumbria coast

Even when you have dog friendly accommodation it is not always easy during the day to find somewhere for a snack and a cuppa where the presence of your four-legged friend is appreciated. It was good, therefore, to read today … Continue reading

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More on Lake District Walking with Your Dog

A few days ago in another place I wrote about the importance of not over-stretching a dog when on a walking holiday. While it is true that some large and energetic dogs may have considerable stamina we also need to … Continue reading

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Dog Friendly Lake District Walks

A very short post today just to say that I’ve put an updated version of the dog friendly holidays page on my bookselling site, The Lake District in Books. It includes a new book of Lakeland walks especially suitable for … Continue reading

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Luxury Dog Friendly Hotels in the Lake District

When it comes to providing dog friendly hotels Lake District towns and villages surely must among the best in the country. There is a considerable amount of generally pet friendly accommodation not only in the National Park itself but also … Continue reading

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Dog Friendly Keswick again

Last week, while walking down towards the Theatre by the Lake I came across this sign outside the much-enlarged refreshment kiosk by Hope Park. It’s not exactly “accommodation” and therefore might be said not to fit with this website, but … Continue reading

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Lake District Accommodation For Dogs

The North of England has large areas designated as National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. These have wonderful areas of moor and mountain, as well as rivers and lakes, on and around which to enjoy the company of … Continue reading

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