It's the most wonderful time of the year! And what better way to enjoy the Christmas markets, mulled wine and merriness than with your furry pal.

1. December Schnauzer Christmas Jumper Walk

8 December
Danson Park, London

Grab your Schnauzer and your best Christmas jumper and get down to the Danson Stables pub. The walk will be at a leisurely pace with a nice festive drink at the end and plenty of cheer.

2. The Cotswolds Dogs & Cats Home's Celebration of Christmas

8 December
Painswick, Cotswolds

This magical event will be hosted by Patron Lisa Maxwell and will include some incredible performances by international opera singer Abigail Iveson and the Pamoja Gospel Choir along with readings by the BBC's Alex Lovell and Cotswold Life's Candia McKormack. Everyone welcome, including dogs with well behaved owners!

3. Wooferendum Hero Dogs Walk

9 December
Charing Cross, London

Calling all dogs! TV presenter Antoine de Caunes is making a docu-film about the creative resistance to Brexit. Antoine would like to feature the Wooferendum and has asked if some of the hero dogs from the Wooferendum can do the walk again, so he can film them and interview the dogs and some of their owners. It won't be as big as the original march but the more the merrier!

4.Christmas Photo Shoot with Oh My Dog Photography

16 December
Rustington, West Sussex

If you want to get your Christmas card sorted, why not get your themed photo taken at Paws Pantry? Christmas scene, Christmas tree and fairy lights are all part of the decor and they recommend you bring your favourite Christmas jumper (for your dog...)

5. Club Puppicana

15 December
Peckham, London

Fancy a bottomless brunch that includes the furry member of the gang? Enjoy a delicious brunch and bottomless drinks, including pawsecco for your pup at Club Puppicana courtesy of WEST Wine Kitchen who will be serving up vegan, veggie and meat options with coffee and tea, and UNLIMITED Mimosas and Bloody Marys for 2 hours. Sign us up!

6. Whippet Up Christmas Walk

9 December
Hampstead Heath, London

Santa Paws and Elfsie cordially invite you all to come, get merry and zoom on Hampstead Heath. Yes, ladies and gentlewhippets, it’s Whipmas time once again! Get your red coats and tinsel out and join the fun!

7. Christmas Photoshoot at The London Dog House

16 December
East London

Animalia Pet Studio is coming back for a Christmas themed photoshoot! The photoshoot is free, and you will get a free 10x15cm print. Each session is 10 minutes and you will be able to select your images with right after the shoot. Please note bookings are essential.

8. NSPCC Christmas Hat Dog Walk

12 December
Tadworth, Surrey

Join the annual Christmas Hat Dog Walk to support the NSPCC. 10am meet in The Sportsman car park and tickets include a glass of mulled wine, coffee or tea and mince pies!

 

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