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Westonbirt Doggy Do Dos

Information for dog owners

Westonbirt is a fantastic place to walk your dog!

Walk Your Dog Week media imageSilk Wood is dog friendly!

Representing two thirds of the arboretum, there’s plenty of space to explore with your pooch!

Old Arboretum is a dog-free zone

Providing a safe space for little ones and mobility scooter users, this area is dog-free.

Facilities for you and your dog

  • Dog bins and poo bags available on-site
  • Doggy water available at the Westonbirt restaurant
  • Assistance dogs welcome throughout the arboretum.

Westonbirt Doggy do-dos!

Please follow our lead and help us look after Westonbirt by following our simple doggy dos...

  • DO Clean up responsibly and bin your dog’s waste
  • DO Adhere to safety notices for tree or construction work
  • Dog on lead close-upDO Ensure your dog comes back when called
  • DO Keep your dog in sight at all times
  • DO Keep your dog on a lead on the Downs and around the car park and main facilities

Walk at Westonbirt regularly?

Tell us about your experience and help us keep an eye out for any irresponsible dog owners and, if you do spot anything, please let us know.

Last updated: 10th July 2017

England's Woods and Forests are cared for by Forest Enterprise England, an agency of the Forestry Commission.