Open for Dogs

We have launched our 'Open for Dogs' campaign, which encourages businesses, workplaces and other public places to welcome our dogs. Read our advice and information for both businesses and dog owners.

Summer dangers

Summer is the season for spending time outside, relaxing and enjoying the sun. As with every season, summer poses risks to dogs which owners should be aware of. Click here to find out more about how to keep your dog safe this summer.

Lifetime pet insurance for your dog

Choose the UK’s number 1 pet insurer, with £15,000 vet fees cover. 97% of claims paid. Find out more below.

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Awards update

We would like to apologise to exhibitors/competitors at forthcoming licensed events that will be impacted by the delay of issuing award certificates.

Latest update on awards

Dogs die in hot cars

As the weather heats up across the UK, it’s important not to leave your dog in the car . It can take minutes for a dog to overheat in a hot car and die.

Dogs die in hot cars

Outdoor games

There’s so much to do with your dog in a garden – even if you only have a small space, you and your dog can have fun.

Outdoor games

Annual report

Find out more about what we've been up to over the past 12 months and how we make a difference to dogs' lives.

Annual report

Help centre

Learn more about how to log in to our new website and how some of the new features work.

FAQs

Everything you need to know about getting a dog

Everything you need to know

Getting your first dog is one of the most exciting things you will ever do! We have made a step-by-step guide to help you on your way. 

Find the right breed for you

With 221 pedigree dog breeds, finding one that's perfect for you can be difficult. Explore our Breeds A to Z to discover the ideal breed. 

Find a puppy or a rescue dog

Ready to buy a dog? Why not use our Find a Puppy service, whether you're looking for a pedigree puppy or a rescue dog.