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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

How to keep your dog safe from adders

It’s summer and in some areas of Cornwall, such as heathland and the Towans, there are adders around which can give dogs a nasty bite. Mark Nicholson from the Cornwall Wildlife Trust has the following advice on how to keep adders and dogs apart Have you ever been told not to walk your dog in hot weather when adders are around? The flawed logic behind … Continue reading How to keep your dog safe from adders

Dog friendly beach: Mexico Towans

Discover one of Cornwall’s most beautiful dog friendly beaches, Mexico Towans.     If you have ever visited the St Ives and Hayle area, you will be aware of the huge stretch of soft, blonde sand that faces north west towards St Ives. This beautiful four mile stretch of sands is backed by dunes known as the Towans, derived from the Cornish word for sand dunes … Continue reading Dog friendly beach: Mexico Towans

Dog friendly cottages by the beach in Cornwall

Here are some of our favourite (and very iconic) dog friendly cottages right on the beach in Cornwall The Spyglass, Gorran Haven uniquehomestays.com (pictured at top) Just a stone’s throw from the sea with steps to dog friendly Gorran Haven beach and interiors to die for. The cottage was once part of a Napoleonic fort and sleeps four, with a supersize king bed and a twin room. Up … Continue reading Dog friendly cottages by the beach in Cornwall

5 of the best dog friendly hotels by the sea in Cornwall

There are so many incredible dog friendly hotels in Cornwall, here’s our round up of some fantastic hotels by the sea — with a few sneaky discounts and last minute offers for you. Fowey Hall Hotel, Fowey This beautiful hall overlooking the Fowey estuary and the sea beyond is a family friendly hotel with spa, swimming pool, trampoline and play area and breathtaking views from … Continue reading 5 of the best dog friendly hotels by the sea in Cornwall

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 … Continue reading 10 of the best dog friendly Sunday lunches in Cornwall