Cornwall’s top dog shows for Summer 2017

The dog show season for summer 2017 is getting under way. Here is our pick of the array of contests happening across the county. Hope to see you at some of them… Saturday, June 17th Port Eliot Dog Festival Port Eliot House and Gardens, St Germans, Saltash PL12 5ND 11am-4pm As part of the day long festival, there is a dog show with some wonderful … Continue reading Cornwall’s top dog shows for Summer 2017

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Why This Easter Is Great For Dogs In Cornwall

Traditionally in Cornwall, Easter Day heralds the start of a beach ban for dogs that lasts until the end of September. Whilst this is still the case for the majority of locations, new rules brought in by Cornwall Council earlier this year mean that dogs have been granted a stay of execution to enjoy some of them. The changes were a result of a public consultation in … Continue reading Why This Easter Is Great For Dogs In Cornwall

Dog friendly Bluebell walks around Cornwall

The bluebells are coming out in force now. Here are some lovely walks in woodlands and gardens around Cornwall where you can enjoy them while you walk your dog.   Enys Gardens,  near Penryn These beautiful gardens just outside Falmouth are famed for the huge swathes of bluebells which sweep across vistas in the gardens. There is also a lovely tea room where you can sit … Continue reading Dog friendly Bluebell walks around Cornwall

Want to feature on our new directory?

  We’re making some big changes to DogFriendlyCornwall.net and over the next few weeks expect to see some fantastic maps of the finest beaches, walks and days out. We’re also building a directory of a select number of some of the best dog friendly holiday   If you would like your accommodation or place of business to feature in our lovely new directory of all … Continue reading Want to feature on our new directory?

10 of the best dog friendly Sunday lunches in Cornwall

It’s a lovely time of year to head out for a Sunday walk and settle down to enjoy a long, lazy Sunday lunch afterwards. Cornwall has some amazing eateries offering laid back but really delicious Sunday lunches, and many are dog friendly. Here is our pick of 10 of the best. With thanks to all the readers who have contributed. The Halzephron Inn, Gunwalloe You’ll find … Continue reading 10 of the best dog friendly Sunday lunches in Cornwall

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Take your dog for a bike ride in a dog trailer!

If you love cycling around Cornwall, it can sometimes be a bit tricky for some dogs to keep up! And while some dog owners can literally take their dog out for a walk while they cycle, not every dog owner has a four-legged friend who has the speed, stamina or road sense to manage it.   The good news is that some bike hire places now … Continue reading Take your dog for a bike ride in a dog trailer!