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Petiquette: tips to ensure your dog is welcome in businesses and public spaces

Be Dog Friendly, supported by, is a campaign run by the Kennel Club which aims to reward and encourage businesses and public places across the UK to adopt a dog friendly attitude towards the nation's 8 million dogs.

As dog owners we need to ensure that the experience of a business or a public space welcoming your dog into their premises is a positive one. Here is the correct 'petiquette' to ensure your dog is welcomed again and again, make sure that: