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Dog Walking in Colchester
Are you looking for new dog walks in Colchester, then look no further as we have listed below some of our favourites.
Just off the high street in Colchester, this Victorian Park is a site of national importance holding 2000 years of history. With lots of areas to explore with your pup, you can even stop off by the bandstand at the alfresco cafe and enjoy an ice cream on a summer's day.
High Woods Country Park
With only the car parks being on-lead areas, your pup is going to have plenty of space to run around and explore if you are looking to walk a dog in Colchester. From woodland and open spaces to wildflower meadows and scrubland your dog's tail will certainly be non stop wagging at all the exciting areas to play in.
If you are dog walker in Colchester, have you visited Cymbeline Meadows? This is a working farm meadow, so you may come across some cattle but don’t let that put you off! There is both a farm trail and woodland trail so you can mostly avoid them and just stick to the woods.
Where to eat in Colchester with your dog
Looking after a dog in Colchester and wanting to pop out for a bite to eat, well here are some dog friendly places where your pup can join you!
The Foresters Arm
This dog friendly pub is great to stop off at after a long walk. If its a warm afternoon, you can relax in the outdoor seating areas and gardens with a pint and some classic pub grub. There are also dog treats available for sale behind the bar for the well behaved doggies!
The Whalebone Inn
With dogs being welcomed in all parts of the pub, it is a pawfect place to stop for a Sunday Roast. The staff are sure to give your pup some attention and ear ruffles.
Donkey and Buskins
A family run gastro pub, with a large beer garden, this is worth a visit if you want a bite to eat accompanied by your furry friend.
Local vets in Colchester
Open Monday-Sunday, Vets4Pets Colchester can help with any of your veterinary needs. With in-house laboratories and a 24 hour emergency service, they will be able to help you efficiently and at any time of day if you are worried about your pup.
Vets Now is Colchester's local emergency vet, they are available to care for your sick or injured pup. Vets and nurses work nights, weekends and even 24 hours a day on a Sunday. Definitely worth saving their number in your phone for those emergencies.
Pet shops in Colchester
Pets at Home
If you walk your dog in Colchester and have run out of treats you should probably head to the nations favourite pet store, Pets at Home. With the biggest selection of treats you could pawsibly imagine, you are bound to find something that gets the tails wagging!
In need of a pet superstore? Then head to Jollyes in Colchester to stock up on any dog toys or treat them to a new bed. What makes it even better is your pup can join you, why not let them pick out their own new toy?
If, after reading this, you’d like to borrow a dog in Colchester then sign up for free and take a look at the lovely doggies in your area looking for a borrower.