Dog borrowers in Newcastle
Evie the Golden Retriever curling her tongue towards her nose in the garden

Dog borrowers in Newcastle

25 May 2023

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

With 400 dogs in Newcastle looking to make new friends, you're bound to find the dog that's perfect for you.

Become a borrower today!

How do I find my pawfect match in Newcastle?

  • 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 lively Jackapoos in Jesmond to friendly Greyhounds in Gosforth, there's an abundance of amazing dogs to choose from.
  • 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 Newcastle.

Take a walk in Newcastle with your borrowed doggy

You don't have to venture far to find fantastic walks in Newcastle, as the city is blessed with beautiful parks and scenic areas. Explore the charming paths of Jesmond Dene Park or head to Exhibition Park for a leisurely stroll.

If you're looking for coastal views, Tynemouth Longsands Beach or South Shields Beach are great options for a walk with your furry companion.

For more adventurous hikes, consider a trip to the stunning Northumberland countryside, where you can explore the trails of Hadrian's Wall or enjoy the natural beauty of Kielder Forest Park.

Discover more in our guide on dog walks in Newcastle.

Doggy member, Henry, the Cockapoo posing for a photo on his favourite walk

Enjoy a dog-friendly lunch break in Newcastle

Newcastle offers a variety of dog-friendly bars, cafes, and restaurants, ensuring a delightful lunch break with your furry friend. Take your new BFF to The Botanist in Monument or Wylam Brewery near Exhibition Park, where dogs are warmly welcomed. Experience the cosy atmosphere of The Naked Deli or enjoy the doggy-friendly vibes at Ernest in Ouseburn.

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

Plan a Shopping Spree with your borrowed doggy in Newcastle

Embarking on a shopping trip with your borrowed dog can be a pawsome experience for both of you. Start by pampering your pup with treats from pet shops like Pets at Home or Robinson’s Pet Store.

And fear not, there are plenty of pooch-friendly shops where you can find treats for yourself too, such as Fenwick and Newcastle Quayside Market.

Travelling with dogs in Newcastle

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

Buses: Well-behaved dogs on leads are generally welcome on Go North East buses in Newcastle. Dogs should be kept off the seats to ensure comfort for all passengers.

Trains: Most train operators in Newcastle allow dogs on board, but it's advisable to check with the specific train company for any restrictions or requirements.

Metro: All dogs are allowed for free on the Tyne and Wear Metro.

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

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

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