It's National Walk your dog day and with Spring just around the corner, it's the perfect time to enjoy the sunshine and fresh air with your furry friend so we've put together a list of the best dog walks across the UK for you to enjoy!
Badbury Woods, Oxforshire
Every year as May approaches the bluebells start to flower in Bradbury Woods creating a carpet of flowers known as Bradbury Clump. With marked paths to protect the flowers this is a lovely place to take a stroll and see our best-loved native flowers thrive.
Along with the bluebells Badbury Woods also has plenty different walking paths and wildlife to watch.
Hadrian's Wall and Housesteads Fort, Northumberland
Hadrian's wall is a huge Roman wall, stretching 80 miles (120 km) from the Solway Coast in Cumbria to Wallsend near Newcastle upon Tyne. It's home to an array of wildlife and nature with several walking routes that are perfect for dogs who need plenty of exercise. The Sycamore Gap walk starts at the visitor centre and lets you see the Roman Fort before immersing you into the wilderness and history along the wall.
Battersea Park, London
Battersea Park boasts over 200 acres of open space and lakes, which makes it the perfect place to accompany your dog on a fun stroll. The Pear Tree Cafe will also supply a water bowl for you and your dog, so why not head over there for a quick rest and a bite to eat in the middle of your walk? Escaping the bustle of the city to find some tranquility in the park can be the best way to unwind after a busy week.
Waseley Hills Country Park, Birmingham
If you're looking for a family day out with the dog then Waseley Hills Country Park is perfect with a small cafe serving drinks and snacks, an adventure playground for the children and plenty of walking trails. Why not take a picnic and sit under the shady trees or walk to the top of the hills and admire the view if your dog loves lots of exercise.
Lady Mary’s Walk in Crieff, Scotland
The beautiful Lady Mary’s Walk and Laggan Hill circular is a perfect route if your dog enjoys exploring open grounds and climbing up hills. This long walk also opens up to family-friendly places to eat, as well as play areas for the little ones!
Three Cliffs Bay Beach , Wales
If you’re looking for something a little different with a scenic beach route, then this Welsh beauty spot is perfect for the next adventure with your dog. The beach takes in sand dunes and the three famous limestone cliffs – a picturesque place to stop for a picnic with your family and your dogs. Perhaps let your best friend enjoy some of Poppy’s favourite TASTY Liver Bites to keep their energy levels up in between walks.
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