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You're welcome to add that information to the listing. The walks are written for people on long car journeys and so we always take the safest parking place, closest to the facilities and the start of the walk route.
All the information for travelling abroad with your pet is here:
UK-style postcodes are not used here. We've provided the GPS co-ordinates.
First, check your satnav manual and see if it tells you how to select latitude/longitude. On our TomTom this is in the menu for 'navigate to'. And you can also get the full driving directions for each walk when you click on 'Directions' and these don't need a satnav at all.
Sign in to your Premium France Driving with Dogs membership and click on the 3 dots to the right of Beaches, and then click on Vets in France.
All the Driving with Dogs walks are physically tried and tested by the DwD team, and if an autoroute doesn't have dog walks then we haven't been there yet. The 'missing' autoroutes are mainly in the less popular central region.
This depends on your route and the road operator. Many of the walks are designed to save you some motorway driving as you come off after one peage/toll and then rejoin further on.
We're all waiting to hear about this.
Many vets in France, or their receptionists, speak excellent English. If your dog is unwell, remember that vets are trained to care for animals who cannot say what their problem is.
Some beaches in France have restrictions for dogs in the summer. You'll see signs with pictures in obvious places near the beach, like in the UK. Driving with Dogs has listings of lots of dog-friendly beaches in France.
Yes. Every single walk has been walked by the DwD team.
There are 4 essentials to this. The pub/cafe should
- serve coffees, lunch and snacks during the day, and have somewhere for driver and dog to sit together comfortably.
- have the kind of atmosphere where a woman and dog are made welcome and not stared at.
- have clean WCs
The dog walk should start within 50m of the pub and avoid fields of livestock, and awkward stiles.
Yes you can. Remember anything you add has to be original and not copied from other websites.
We have a special 3 day rover which allows full access of Driving with Dogs for 72 hours. This is priced at just a one off cost of £1.99 and should give you enough time to see whether you want to become a Premium member.
Yes, you can - our France subscription is £15.99 per year.
All contributions are moderated before any points awarded - please bear with us, we'll award your points as soon as your contribution has been checked over.
Users that are not logged in are limited to viewing a maximum of 3 listings per day. A basic account is free and takes under a minute to set up - so why not join?
We have a forgotten password facility that you can use to recover your password.
We award points for valuable contributions to Driving with Dogs - this isn't just for adding new walks or other listings, but also for updating existing information, reviewing listings, and more. There's a full list of things we award points for on the Treats page.
Find out how Treats work here
Yes, please do! Click on 'suggest an edit' (look for the link on the right side of the page, under the contributor's name) and add your extra information or update.
We've chosen rewards we hope you'll like. You can see the full details here
All Premium members can add their own businesses. Just join and add your B&B as a Member Business.
Yes, provided that the pub is open from 12 noon at least 3 days a week plus weekends. We will phone or message the pub to get their agreement to be listed on DwD before your nomination goes live.
Yes please! We love seeing dogs having a great time. Go to the walk page, click on 'Add Photo' and follow the easy instructions.
You can add your comments and photos to the first listing. And still get Treat points.
Yes. And this still works out to be a fraction of the price of an advertisement on many other websites.
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