The Morning Advertiser Lock In Podcast episode 66

The Lock In Podcast

Going to the dogs...

By Ed Bedington

With dog ownership booming, the Lock In team get to grips with how pubs can best embrace man's best friend and create the paw-fect (sorry) doggy offer.

Puppy love: Jayne Tilsey of the Fox & Hounds, which was named Dog-friendly Pub Awards overall winner

Dog-friendly pub leads the way

By Alice Leader

The Fox & Hounds has been crowned the most dog-friendly pub in Britain, offering a warm welcome with special touches for canine companions.

Precious pooches: Rover encourages pubs across the country to welcome four legs as well as two

Rover pushes for more dog-friendly pubs

By Alice Leader

The world’s largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers, Rover, is urging more landlords to become dog-friendly to help stop young pubgoers having to abandon their beloved pet at home.

Pooches and punters: DogBuddy has launched its third annual Dog-friendly Pub Awards

What makes a pub dog friendly?

By Emily Hawkins

Startup DogBuddy has launched its third annual Dog-friendly Pub Awards, with organisers encouraging pubs to open their doors to canine friends.

Have the competition licked: dog friendly pubs are quids in

Pubs are a dog owner's best friend

By Fred A'Court

‘Walkies’, it seems, means more than just taking the pooch for a stroll. Almost all dog owners (95%) pay a visit to their local pub and more than a quarter (26%) drop in more than once a week, according to the latest research.

Pub dedicates room to much-loved pooch

Pub dedicates room to much-loved pooch

Snifter’s heart was warmed this week upon hearing that a pub had dedicated a room to the memory of a dog who was loved by the local community.

Dogs can choose from a range of tasty treats from the new menus at two Brakspear pubs

Gastropub menu for dogs

By Robyn Black

Brakspear is running a trial gastropub menu for dogs at two of its venues that are popular with walkers and their four-legged friends. The company...

Dogs are now welcome at Merchant Inns

Merchant Inns goes pet friendly

By Jo Bruce

Merchant Inns has launched an initiative to encourage pet owners to stay at its inns. The Pets Innvited scheme is on offer at five of Merchant Inns...



Dog show lands pub PR coup With reference to "It's a dog's life" and "Tapping into pooch pound" (MA, 22 November 2007), your readers will be pleased...

A nose

A nose

for trouble Pubs that hire sniffer dogs demonstrate zero drugs tolerance. But are dogs bad for business? JOHN HARRINGTON investigates one such scheme...