Wintry coasts

dog watching Shelduck flying over

I’m sure you have a lively week ahead, but if you visit the coast around Poole Harbour and Studland please help us out and do our 2 minute survey! So that includes anyone who goes to Sandbanks, Studland, Hamworthy, Whitecliff and Baiter, Lytchett Bay, Holes Bay, Bramble Bush or Brands, Arne…in fact anywhere around the … Read more

Alabama Rot

‘Alabama Rot’ is a rare but serious disease. 198 cases have been reported in the UK in the 7 years leading up to December 2019 (stats from BBC South Breakfast news 12/12/2019). Go to the Animal Health & Wellbeing page in the Wagipawdia section of this website for further information and advice.

Golden ambassadors

Linda & Tony at Upton Country Park

‘Golden volunteers’ Linda & Tony have spent years as membership admin volunteers for Dorset Dogs – if you have received a membership pack it’s likely it will not only have been packed and addressed by them but your joining form and photo will have been adminstrated by them too! Not to mention the thousands of … Read more

Look out for grazing animals

Warning: graphic image in article We’re really sad to report that this cow was attacked at Winfrith & Tadnoll nature reserve and subsequently had to be put to sleep. There has also recently been an attack on a sheep at Hengistbury Head, with the same devastating result. Our dogs should always be on-lead near grazing … Read more

Dorset Dogs Festival 2019

Celebrating dogs, wildlife and the countryside – we had a wonderful day! Festival sponsors I-Mac Fire & Security sponsored the Festival to highlight just how good dogs are for people’s health and well-being, whilst the Festival also served to introduce new dog-friendly countryside Canford Park SANG to many more people. Meet Theodore – having won … Read more