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Pet Friendly Holidays

Dog-friendly Britain?

Dogs have always been man’s best friend. However, with the growth of doggy products and shifting attitudes, dogs have become far more than just pets in recent years — they’re part of the family. But just how dog friendly is Britain?

Langley Castle becomes a dog’s favourite watering hole

Langley Castle becomes a dog’s favourite watering hole

Luxury hotel and restaurant, Langley Castle, in Langley-on-Tyne, Northumberland has become the discerning dog’s favourite watering hole thanks to recognising the health needs of its canine customers.

Dog feeling ruff? Time to paws for a pet-friendly break

Christmas and New Year can be a hugely stressful time of year for pets. There’s a constant flow of people and parties, their routines are disrupted, it’s noisy and bright, they’re constantly told to get out of the turkey/tree/presents/chocolates – it’s no wonder they can feel like their (wet) noses are out of joint.

Changes to pet passports to strengthen travel scheme

Changes to the pet travel scheme have been introduced. The pet travel scheme allows people to take their dog, cat or ferret in and out of the UK without quarantine, as long as they meet the rules of the scheme.

Could your pet’s passport be more valuable than yours?

The introduction of pet passports has made it much easier for people to take their cats and dogs abroad, but do they have the right kind of insurance cover?

Holidaying with pets - the breed of travel that continues to grow

Holidaying with pets - the breed of travel that continues to grow

Holidaying with a pet is one of the fastest-growing trends in the travel market. It became cheaper and easier to travel abroad when new, simpler rules were introduced in January 2012 and now many dogs, cats and ferrets, are chipped and vaccinated and have their own pet passport.

Sykes Cottages positions itself as pet-friendly holiday provider

The UK is home to 8.5 million dog owners but these furry friends don’t always get the attention they deserve when it comes to choosing a holiday destination.

Holiday parks solve dog dilemma at a stroke

Holiday parks solve dog dilemma at a stroke

Fido-friendly holiday parks say the number of families bringing their dogs on holiday in 2013 is romping ahead of last year's figures, thanks to the continuing "stay-cation" trend.

Wales - The best holiday destination in the UK for dogs

Wales - The best holiday destination in the UK for dogs

Welsh Rarebits is the UK’s leading collection of 44 country house hotels, traditional inns, gourmet bolt holes and boutique hotels, and no fewer than 30 of them welcome well-behaved dogs, so that the family pet can also enjoy a holiday.

Pets are the flavour of the month in Lanarkshire

Pets are the flavour of the month in Lanarkshire

With National Pet Month focusing on the theme of companions for life this April, Visit Lanarkshire is inviting visitors to take a break with all members of the family present - including the furry ones.

Puurfect pet friendly breaks

To honour national pet month this April, HostelsClub.com has put together their top four hostels which welcome guest’s four-legged friends. Now there is no need to leave that loveable pooch behind.

Hotel breaks fit for man’s best friend

Luxury hotels and dog-friendly service don’t always go hand-in-hand but, to coincide with National Pet Month (1 April-6 May), here are some suggestions from Pride of Britain Hotels, which will appeal to the very finest four-legged friends.

Dog-friendly cottage breaks in the West Country

As beaches with seasonal dog bans open up access again, there couldn’t be a better time for a pooch-friendly cottage stay in the South West.

Dogs go free

Dogs go free

Cornwall provides the ultimate holiday destination for the whole family, including man’s best friend.

Top 10 pet friendly holiday rentals

Top 10 pet friendly holiday rentals

This year, take the entire family on holiday, including your beloved four legged friends. Private rentals are especially suited for a break with your pets as there is plenty of space for everyone to enjoy, as well as large gardens for your pets to play in.