Winter. The air gets cooler, unless you live in England where the weather can’t make it’s mind up, and walks become harder to locate, especially if snow and ice are involved. So, we have compelled a list of the top 5 places to walk your dog this winter.
Castle Ward, Country Down
This trial is great for spotting wildlife and pretty scenery. The path is easy an perfect for dogs and families! After a long, large path you’ll enter a woodland area that, on a snowy day, looks like winter wonderland. Dont forget to pack your gencon dog head collar for this walk!
This gentle walk has varied landscapes and takes you through woodland and across heathland. The start and finish of the walk is along a usually car free road, which is perfect for dogs, from which there are glimpses of the lake.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, North Yorkshire
This dog-friendly, 5 mile walk may seem long, but with the beautiful scenery and the crisp air, who could turn it down. The route will take you around fantastic views, as you discover hidden treasures.
Ickworth History Walk
This walk is perfect for dog walkers! This route takes in a mixture of waymarked routes and cross country paths, taking you through diverse habitats and scenery including open parkland with some great views. The remote areas and ancient woodland provides likely spots for deer sightings while closer to the house, you pass the walled garden and church.
This beautiful walk takes you on a journey through woodland, historic farmland and crystal rivers. Look out for barn owls on this great dog walk! Let the sun shone through the trees, glaring on the water on a crisp winters day!
But rember no walk is complete without a your Gencon lead! The Gencon® All-in-1 and Headcollars are made from soft yet durable fabric and are specifically designed not to pull up into your dog’s eyes or uncomfortably turn their head, making them the perfect lead training accessories for grown dogs and puppy walking. The Gencon consists of two simple loops that apply gentle pressure when your dog pulls, the lead gently but effectively stops your dog pulling forwards.
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