The chunky stone in the photo marks the spot where, possibly, the English nation was formed.
A long straight forest path is an easy dog walk. But you can find all sorts of natural treasures on either side of the path.
A pretty lakeside walk with the dog is a lovely way to enjoy some water-based mindfulness.
Very pretty and dog-friendly inn with a stream running through the garden. Lovely for paw-cooling on a hot day.
Award-winning country dining pub with mouth-wateringly good food. Ideal place to meet up with friends or family for grown-up dining.
Traditional dog-friendly and welcoming village inn, with a straightforward and enjoyable dog walk from the door.
A relaxing stroll by the River Thame and informal eating in a friendly village pub. All very good for dogs and drivers.
So close to the motorway but this village and walk is definitely in the countryside.
A good dog walk from a smartened up country pub where children and dogs are welcome. It's a tad over 5 miles from the A10 and a good destination pub for weekend walkies and leisurely eating.
Dog-friendly inn and plenty of dog walking paths in this small village, renowned for its treacle mines. Treacle mining has apparently been a running joke since the 18th century, really?
Close to both the A30 and the A358 near Chard, this is a pleasant spot for a short legstretch with the dog and relaxed refreshments in the pub.
A dog-friendly pub with purpose built accommodation. Handy for Luton airport.