Yorkshire is bursting with independent businesses producing the finest quality products and services for your pets. Whether you’re looking for the paw-fect Christmas gift or if you’re wanting to make wonderful memories with your pets, then search no more.
We have selected the smartest attire, the tastiest treats and the most amazingly dog-friendly establishments that you could possibly think of. Not to mention an award-winning photographer who can capture those special moments with your furry friends to treasure forever.
We think that after exploring these Yorkshire based, small businesses, you’ll agree that not only does Yorkshire proudly hold the title of God’s Own Country, but also Dog’s Own Country!
Shop local, support small businesses and spoil you and your pets with the best.
All of the accessories a hound could ever dream of. Inspired by her two mini Schnauzers, Nadia runs her Yorkshire based studio under the watchful eye of chief designers and taste testers, Lolah Moo Moo and Minny Bear. With everything from collars and leads, to stylish bandanas and corsages, the only decision will be- which colour to pick first!
The Innocent Hound is a luxury pet treat manufacturer based in Wetherby and uses responsibly sourced British meat in their tasty sausages. Each meaty treat is handmade under the supervision of hounds Bongo, and Mash, and is gently air-dried to retain nutrients and flavour.
This Christmas, spoil your hounds with an exclusive gift box packed with their favourite flavours of venison, duck, and salmon. Your hounds can also join in the festivities with their very own Christmas cake! These gift boxes arrive beautifully gift wrapped, ready to be opened on the big day.
Offer your hound the ultimate grooming treatments, at Shampooches of Harrogate. This award-winning salon will look after your best friend, from nose to tail! With treatments like blueberry foaming facials and green tea conditioning massages, you will be wishing you could book in with Verity and her team.
During the festive season, Shampooches are offering a professional quality Christmas photo along with a new festive collar to show off to their fur friends.
For anyone whose perfect date is with their dog.
Situated in the market town of Otley, this husband and wife team set out to create a truly dog friendly coffee house, inspired by their own furry friends, Dachshunds Salami and Bagel.
You can both enjoy a well-earned post-walkies treat, as there are a range of delicious dishes to suit both yours and your hound’s tastes. From freshly baked cakes, vegetarian and vegan options, to meaty treats and puppucinos for the furry guests!
Offer the gift of forever this Christmas, with a gift voucher from The Phodographer. Whether you own a vivacious Viszla, or a pair of perfect Poodles, capture the charm and personality of your best friends with a photoshoot in the great Yorkshire outdoors. You can trust to get the paw-fect shots with Annemarie, as she currently the Kennel Club Dog Photographer of the Year.
Explore the Yorkshire Dales in style with a stay at Beck Hall Hotel, Malham. This picturesque hotel provides an enchanting escape from everyday life, and prides itself on being truly dog friendly, with the opportunity to relax together with your hounds in front of a roaring fire in the snug or the option to share a sausage over breakfast.
The hotel dog, Wookie, knows that a hound needs his accessories, so if something has been left behind, he will happily share his stash of supplies.