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Ruff guide to Westonbirt Arboretum
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Find out about me, my owner and my favourite place for a walk in Westonbirt Arboretum, as well as great dog friendly places to eat and sleep near by.

Molly the dog from Dalby Forest

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  My owner and me

My owner Emily, a marketing officer, gives me lots of attention. I think the fact I am a really cute seven-month old Miniature Labradoodle puppy has a lot to do with it. I am brown all over including my eyes, and when I lie down, I trick mum and dad because they can’t tell which bit of me is which!

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Favourite treat

A crunchy ice cube, a bit of sausage, or a bowl of milk. Milk makes my beard go all white!

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Best trick

I can do 'Big paws' which is a double high five! And paw, twirl, roll over.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Arch rival

I don’t like the noisy mower so I chase it. I get confused by the other doggy in the mirror too.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Favourite places for a walk

I love walking in Silk Wood. There are so many doggy friends to play with and so much to sniff and explore! My favourite places are Palmer Ride, Broad Drive and Waste Drive. My favourite days to walk are windy ones, as I try to catch the air in my mouth! Mum says I look silly.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Water stops

I often stop for water just outside the visitor centre.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Other useful information

In the shop, mum says you can buy dog treats, I never seem to get any though! Visit Westonbirt Arboretum for more information about what's available on site.

Dog friendly places to stay

BEST WESTERN PLUS Mayfield House Hotel - 6.82 miles away

Crudwell, Malmesbury, Wiltshire SN16 9EW
Tel: 01666 577409

Cross Hands Hotel - 7.47 miles away

Old Sodbury, Near Bristol, South Gloucestershire BS37 6RJ
Tel: 01454 313000

Bear of Rodborough Hotel - 7.96 miles away

Rodborough Common, Stroud, Gloucestershire GL5 5DE
Tel: 01453 878522

Best Western Compass Inn - 8.63 miles away

Tormarton, Near Badminton, Gloucestershire GL9 1JB
Tel: 01454 218242

Dog friendly places to eat

Tipputs Inn - 4.54 miles away

Bath Road, Nailsworth, Gloucestershire GL6 0QE
Tel: 01453 832466

The Smoking Dog - 5.57 miles away

62 The High Street, Malmesbury, Wiltshire SN16 9AT
Tel: 01666 825823

The Potting Shed Pub - 6.82 miles away

The Street, Charlton, Malmesbury, Wiltshire SN16 9EW
Tel: 01666 577833

The Old Lodge - 6.83 miles away

Minchinhampton Common, Minchinhampton, Stroud, Glos GL6 9AQ
Tel: 01453 832047

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What's Here?

  • Arboreta
  • Cafe
  • Dogs
  • Easy Access
  • Parking (chargeable)
  • Picnic
  • Shop
  • Walking
  • Toliets
  • Wildlife


OS Grid ref: ST851898
Postcode: GL8 8QS

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Westonbirt Arboretum

0300 067 4890
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