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Fun Dog Show in Twickenham – 10th June 2017

Thursday 8th of June 2017

As part of the Twickenham Festival there will be a fun dog show on the riverside at Diamond Jubilee Gardens on Saturday 10th June. Registration is from 1230pm and the show is at 2pm-4pm.

Show categ...read the rest



London Dog Blog – All dogs welcome at The Shaftesbury, Kew Road

Monday 13th of March 2017

Friday night and we were looking for somewhere to eat while keeping an eye on the Six Nations rugby. Richmond town centre can be a bit of a zoo on Friday evenings so we wandered down the Kew Road to T...read the rest



London Dog Blog – 5 star hotel The Arch makes a fuss of canine clients

Thursday 23rd of February 2017

Want a trip to London but don’t want to leave your beloved dog at home? The Arch (Great Cumberland Place near Marble Arch – right across from where Madonna lives) – a family run 5 star boutique ...read the rest



London Dog Blog – Dogs welcome in Liberty

Friday 3rd of February 2017

Britain is a nation of dog lovers – there are estimated to be 8.5 million of them sharing our homes.

Sadly, the majority of retailers in the UK fail to recognise how much we love our pets and th...read the rest




London Dog Blog – Search for a dog for the opera

Tuesday 24th of January 2017

Does your pet dog have what it takes to be star of an opera?
New Wimbledon Theatre is seeking a canine star for the opera La Boheme on 14th February 2017.

Award-winning opera director and producer...read the rest



London Dog Blog – The Cricketers in Richmond

Monday 12th of December 2016

The Cricketers on Richmond Green is a famous pub. It has links to The Rolling Stones. And on rugby days it is always full to bursting. It’s a traditional pub with that dark wood, functional décor a...read the rest



Saturday 12th of November 2016

I’ve barely accepted that summer is over and Christmas is being thrust upon us. So you can imagine my surprise when I found that my local pet store (https://www.whittonpetcentre.co.uk/home) had alre...read the rest



London Dog Blog - Poppy's Picnic raw pet food

Tuesday 1st of November 2016

Processed food is bad for humans. So it stands to reason that it’s also bad for pets.

My dog Alfie (a long coat Chihuahua) has always been on a quality dry food diet although I often wonder about...read the rest



London Dog Blog – New dog department at Orvis in Regent Street

Friday 16th of September 2016

The Orvis shop on Regent Street (South) has this week opened a new dog department.

It’s a good sized department with plenty of doggy goods – more for the large, rugged, outdoor gun dog types ra...read the rest



Visit DogFest in Windsor - 25th/26th June

Friday 10th of June 2016

The summer festival for dogs!

Channel 4’s Supervet - Noel Fitzpatrick – will host Dogfest 2016 at Windsor Great Park on 25th and 26th June 2016.

DogFest is a day for dog lovers, providing a...read the rest



Dogs and other animals at the National Pet Show at London ExCel

Saturday 7th of May 2016

I took the train into Waterloo and then the Jubilee line over to North Greenwich before boarding the Emirates Line cable car across the river. I love that view of Canary Wharf! From there it’s just ...read the rest



Dogs in London - City breakfast with canine friends at Ask for Janice

Thursday 21st of April 2016

Whilst I love my morning coffee, I’m getting a bit weary of the standard fare, stressful busyness and dog bans at most of the coffee chains. So it was a delightful change to be able to relax in rela...read the rest



London Dog Blog – Battersea’s Muddy Dog Challenge at Brockwell Park and Windsor

Tuesday 29th of March 2016

Get fit, have fun with your dog and raise some money for Battersea Dogs and Cats Home.

The Muddy Dog Challenge returns for its second year. It’s a muddy obstacle course (crawl under nets and jump...read the rest



London Dog Blog – St Margaret’s Tavern, near Richmond

Tuesday 29th of March 2016

This is a large pub on a commanding corner plot in St Margaret’s, just across the river from Richmond. Most will know of it from rugby days as it’s close to Twickenham stadium.

But on my last f...read the rest



London Dog Blog – Paws for Coffee, Hampton Hill

Tuesday 29th of March 2016

Following a brisk walk around the wonderful Bushy Park, I used the Hampton Hill exit in search of some refreshment. Imagine my delight at discovering a brand new dog-friendly café just across the roa...read the rest



Open fire, sparkly lights and lots and lots of dogs at The White Swan, Richmond

Monday 14th of December 2015

We’d been out to dinner in busy Richmond town centre on a Friday night and whilst all the noise and jollity was fun, we wanted somewhere a little quieter to end our evening.

So we wandered across...read the rest



Dog-friendly Richmond Hill Bakery

Monday 14th of December 2015

It was time for a catch-up chat with my good friend who is the owner of the gorgeous Maltese dog Muffin as Alfie the Chihuahua was keen to re-connect. But where to go on a grey, cold Saturday? We didn...read the rest



Fresh breath Chihuahua from Pooch & Mutt

Thursday 12th of November 2015

While I adore my darling dog (Alfie the Chihuahua), I do find that sometimes his breath can be a little – how can I put this delicately? – horrible! And not just when he has been eating dubious su...read the rest



London DogBlog – Dressed for Halloween?

Sunday 18th of October 2015

No doubt you are all focused on visiting the fabulous Discover Dogs exhibition at ExCel this weekend but spare a thought for 31 October. No, not the Rugby World Cup final, but Halloween!

While I wa...read the rest



London Dog Blog – Beautiful pet portraits from Kathy Carnahan Whyte in Richmond

Thursday 13th of August 2015

One of my friends owns a cheerful little Maltese called Muffin. He was so delighted with his portraits of her that he insisted I share the details of the artist with London Dog Blog readers.

I’ve...read the rest



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