Post-lockdown guide

With lockdown restrictions easing and rules on meeting other households and travelling beyond your local area relaxed, we anticipate that more people than ever will be heading out and about with their dogs. To help owners to navigate this and the ‘new normal’, we have brought together the key information to help you to enjoy the outdoors.
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Mental health awareness week

For many of us, dogs have been a lifeline during lockdown. This Mental Health Awareness Week, with its theme of nature, we’re encouraging you to get outdoors with your dog for the benefit of your mental health. Click here to find out more.
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Frequently asked questions

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

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Covid-19 hub

Explore our tips about looking after your dog during the pandemic. Read our FAQs for breeders, owners, trainers and event organisers.

Coronavirus hub

Walking and socialisation tips

It’s important that you always act responsibly when out with your dog. From walking to socialisation, we have useful tips and guidance for you.

Dog walking tips
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Brexit pet travel update

Following the end of the Brexit transition period on 1 January 2021, rules regarding travelling with your pet will change. Find out more about these rules.


Resumption of events

With the pandemic still upon us, it can be a difficult time for those organising events to know how to run them. Download and read our guidance documents.

Resumption of licensed events

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.