Welcoming Dogs in Hostels
Important update on the Hope Project in relation to coronavirus
We are continuing to run our service but with restricted resources due to the current situation in relation to coronavirus. If you are an accommodation provider looking to begin accepting dogs, please do get in touch with us and we will do all we can to offer support and guidance.
We can also offer support and guidance to hotels on accepting dogs. Please email us on firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Dogs Trust has been supporting dog owners who are homeless or in housing crisis for more than 20 years. One of our biggest concerns has always been the number of hostels that do not accept dogs.
Currently less than 10% of hostels in the UK are dog-friendly, meaning that many dog owners are denied access to shelter and support, simply because they have a dog.
Dogs Trust's Welcoming Dogs scheme offers advice and support to hostels to help them begin accepting dogs. We have also produced a series of videos for hostels on welcoming and managing dogs: