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before you're 11 and 3/4.... The National Trust is full of ideas, click here to see some of them

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Robins are the UK's favourite bird - here's a lovely poem about robins and how you can encourage them to your garden. More Info

Great late deals - and many take pets too!

 
 

If you want to make a late booking for a holiday in the UK, then the good news is that it's not too late.  There are plenty of late deals on cottages, including pet friendly cottages if you want to take your hound with you - the more flexible you are in terms of location, the more likely you are to find something.

Here are a number of companies with links to their websites late deals on cottages - or if you're looking to plan holidays in the UK. 

Helpful Holidays have lots of lovely special offers in the West Country - click here to see them
Helpful Holidays
Devon, Cornwall, Dorset & Somerset
Head to some of the UK's most beautiful counties with Helpful Holidays - they have lots of dog friendly places to stay on their books so your dog can go with you, woof woof!  There are lots of places to explore with great beaches, stunning cliff top paths (keep your dog on a lead and don't play ball or frisbee near cliff tops), woodland, hills and paths as well.  Find their Special Offers here 

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Sykes Cottages 
UK wide - the choice is yours! 
Sykes Cottages have a whopping 2,400 choices on their site. All personally inspected with full property descriptions.   1,000 properties accept pets  and many properties have hot-tubs / swimming pools  They've got an excellent search facility, enabling you to choose by the things which matter to you most, e.g. pet friendly, farm cottages, family cottages, cottages with an open fire

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Responsible Travel
Worldwide! The world's your oyster!
Responsibletravel.com lists over 3500 holidays and accommodations worldwide.  They have all been screened to ensure that they are better for the local communities and the environment. There's certainly something for all tastes and budgets, whether it's volunteering for animals abroad, horse riding, conservation hoildays, ranch holidays, bear watching, panda tracking, or a farm holiday - you'll be blown away by the choice. Lots for the family, or couples, or just you on your own - but harder to find something where Fido can come too.  It is a fabulous wealth of animal & outdoor opportunities.  

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