Dog borrowers in Exeter
A lovely chocolate Cocker Spaniel enjoying a woodland walk

Dog borrowers in Exeter

25 May 2023

So you're interested in borrowing a pooch in Exeter. High paws!

With over 1,200 dogs in Exeter looking to make new friends, you're sure to find the dog that's perfect for you.

Become a borrower today!

How do I find my pawfect match in Exeter?

  • Start by setting up a borrower profile that showcases your utterly fabulous self. Once you're all set, explore the profiles of the gorgeous doggos in the area. From playful Labradors in St. Leonards to friendly Terriers in Topsham, there are plenty of amazing dogs to discover.
  • The next step is to become a premium member. Premium memberships include safety checks, insurance coverage, and access to our 24/7 vetline. To ensure safety, messaging is available exclusively to premium members. For as little as £12.99 a year, you can enjoy unlimited dog time!
  • Now, it's time to start messaging. Reach out to lots of dog owners, sharing a bit about yourself and what you're looking for. After a friendly chat, it's the pawfect time to meet up for a 'Welcome Woof'.
  • Once you've built a relationship with the owner and, of course, their lovely pupper, and you've all decided it's time to spend time with the dog on your own, it's time to plan some exciting adventures.

If you have any questions or need assistance using our site, be sure to contact our wagtastic Help Team by emailing woofwoof@borrowmydoggy.com or by calling 020 3826 8628.

Now is the time to plan adventures with your new pooch pal. Whatever your pace, there's always something you can enjoy together in Exeter.

Take a walk in Exeter with your borrowed doggy

You don't have to go far to find great walks in Exeter, as the city offers a variety of beautiful parks and green spaces. Explore the charming paths of Exeter Quay or venture to the delightful Belmont Park for a leisurely stroll.

If you're in the mood for a scenic adventure, head to Dartmoor National Park and enjoy the breathtaking landscapes with your borrowed pooch.

Discover more in our guide on dog walks in Exeter.

Doggy Member, Roxy, the Dalmatian enjoying a walk along the canal

Enjoy a dog-friendly lunch break in Exeter

Exeter is a haven for dog-friendly bars, cafes, and restaurants, ensuring a delightful lunch break with your furry friend. Take your new BFF to The Exploding Bakery in the city centre or Mango’s Cafe & Bar at King’s Wharf, both of which warmly welcome dogs. Experience the cosy atmosphere of The Fat Pig or enjoy the doggy-friendly vibes at The Oddfellows.

Discover more in our guide on dog-friendly eateries in Exeter.

Plan a Shopping Spree with your borrowed doggy in Exeter

Taking your borrowed dog on a shopping trip can be a pawsome experience for both of you. Start by spoiling your pup with treats from pet shops like Pets at Home, The Ark Pet Centre, or Heart Pet Supplies.

And don't worry, there are plenty of pooch-friendly shops where you can find treats for yourself too, such as Guildhall Shopping Centre, or the Quayside.

Travelling with dogs in Exeter

Getting around Exeter with a borrowed pooch is convenient, thanks to various dog-friendly transportation options.

Buses: Well-behaved dogs on leads are welcome on Stagecoach buses in Exeter. Please ensure that dogs are kept off the seats to provide a comfortable journey for everyone.

Taxis: Some local taxi companies in Exeter allow dogs, but it's best to inquire and confirm in advance.

Want to learn more about dog-friendly travel? Check out our guide on how to travel with a dog!

Start your BorrowMyDoggy adventure in Exeter today and create cherished memories with a delightful canine companion.

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