BorrowMyDoggy In North London

Connecting dog owners with local dog borrowers for walks, weekends and holidays.

What is BorrowMyDoggy?

BorrowMyDoggy is an online platform dedicated to connecting dog owners with dog borrowers for walks, weekends or happy holidays. BorrowMyDoggy is passionate about helping pups get more love and exercise, borrowers get special dog time and owners get the peace of mind that their pooch is having fun.

Our goal as a company is pretty simple: we aim to make sure pups get the care, attention and exercise they deserve while connecting local people through the love of dogs.


Dog Walking, Sitting and Day Care in North London


Doggy Day Care in North London

Whether you’re looking for dog day care in North London or would like to take care of a pup, we might be able to help. If you have looked for day care previously, you will know there are many options out there, but BorrowMyDoggy differs slightly from kennels in North London. BorrowMyDoggy is a community of dog lovers and dogs, that exists purely to help share the care of a dog, for no other reason than for the love of dogs.


Dog Sitting in North London

It would be great if you could take your pooch everywhere with you, but we know sometimes that just isn’t possible and you’ll need to find a dog sitter. Our borrowers absolutely love spending time with dogs and don’t do it to be paid, they do it just because they enjoy spending quality time with a pooch.


Most popular breeds in North London

  • Cross breed - small
  • Cockapoo
  • Labrador
  • French Bulldog
  • Cocker Spaniel

Most loved dog names in North London:

  • Coco
  • Bella
  • Charlie
  • Poppy
  • Alfie

What our members say

"I’ve met lovely people who are happy to trust in me and share their wonderful dogs. So glad BorrowMyDoggy was there to help fill the doggy shaped hole in my life. Just wish I had more time to walk more dogs!" Prince’s borrower, Lucy

“I’ve found the perfect borrower to look after my dog, Charlie. He takes him out for walks, even in the pouring rain, and then takes him back to his house for lots of cuddles. Charlie is always desperate to go and play with him and experience lots more fun.” Charlie’s owner, Estelle.

Read more about dog sitting in North London

You can view lots more BorrowMyDoggy reviews and other member stories on our testimonials page.


Dog Walking in North London

If you asked your pup what they’d like to do most, they’d almost definitely mention walkies, so we’ve made a little list of some top places for a game of fetch.

Hampstead Heath

When thinking of places to walk a dog in North London, Hampstead Heath comes to mind instantly. Offering an open slice of countryside, complete with meadows, hills and lakes, it makes for a lovely and varied dog walk.  

Coldfall Wood

If you’re looking for an abundance of open space and really want to stretch your pooches legs then Coldfall Wood is the place to go. With lots of events held throughout the year as well as lots of wildlife, this is a great place for both pooches and dog walkers in North London.

Dollis Brook

This is a great place for a dog walk in North London which is over 10 miles long! With lots of woodland trails and a brook there is plenty of places to swim and stretch those fluffy legs.

Highgate Wood

If you’re borrowing a dog in North London and are looking for an adventure then Highgate Wood is a great place to start. With plenty of open space, great nature trails and a dog friendly cafe, two legged and four legged friends are well catered for.


Where to eat in North London with your dog

The Narrow Boat

If you’re dog sitting in North London and fancy a bite to eat, why not head to The Narrow Boat? Offering water and treats for pooches and roast dinners and board games for humans, everyone is sure to be taken care of.

The Albion

Home to a resident Puggle named Hendricks, The Albion is extremely dog friendly and has a great garden. This pub does get busy though so booking is recommended and if you let them know you’re pooch is coming along, they will happily provide a bowl of water with your table. Pawsome!

The Alma

If you are a regular dog sitter in North London then you’re probably already aware of The Alma, as it’s somewhat of a favourite with the locals. Only 10 mins away from the lovely New River Walk, offering stonebaked pizzas and a beer garden it’s clear to see why it’s so popular.


Local vets in North London

North London Veterinary Clinic

An independent clinic located on Finchley Road, they offer everything from 24-hour emergency care to pet passports and advanced dentistry.

Medivet The Vets

Although it’s unlikely you’ll need to visit a vet, it’s still nice to know where your local practice is located. Medivet offer a range of services from healthcare plans to insurance and advice, so you can be sure your four legged friend is in good care.

Goddard Veterinary Group

This Veterinarian has an online symptom checker which allows you to check how urgently your pup needs to see a vet. They also offer a range of services from vaccinations, to routine tests all the way through to 24-hour emergency care.


Pet shops in North London

Primrose Hill Pets

If your pooch has been particularly pawsome you might want to get them a treat or two. Primrose Hill Pets pride themselves on offering a range of accessories and toys as well as food plus a grooming service lovingly run by Antonio.

Broadway Pet Stores

The Wheatley family have been running the Broadway Pet Store for over 40 years. From clothing, leads, harnesses and treats there is something for every pup, as well as a loyalty scheme for two legged friends, available on certain brands of dog foods. Wagtastic!

Pets at Home

If you’re looking for a pet superstore, then head to the Friern Barnet branch of Pets At Home. Complete with a groom room, their own vets and pretty much everything imaginable for a pup you’re sure to find something to treat your pooch.

If after reading this you’re still wondering if there’s someone local to walk your dog in North London, why not create a profile for free and make a new two legged friend for your pooch.

Join BorrowMyDoggy

BorrowMyDoggy connects dog owners with local volunteer borrowers for walks, holiday care and dog sitting. It’s simple, affordable and safe.

All members are verified before connecting and membership includes access to a 24/7 Vet line and accident and third-party liability insurance.

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