You may have wanted a puppy your whole life, but since most landlords would go barking mad if you brought a pooch home with you, the answer is inevitably ‘no’. Plus, with many London homes lacking a garden and most Londoners working nine-to-five (if they’re lucky), it’s no surprise that dog ownership is lower in the capital compared to the rest of the country. But hold on, don’t give us those sad puppy dog eyes. Thanks to borrowmydoggy.com, you can pinch a fellow Londoner’s pooch for a nice stroll – and then give it back at the end!
Essentially, it’s a doggy dating website that lets you connect with busy dog owners in your area who are looking for trustworthy people to take their pet off their hands for a bit. And it’s totes legit. The lender and the borrower both have to pay a small membership fee and fill out questionnaires before they’re added to the database, and then away they go. And let’s face it, if cat lovers can visit the cat café, it’s only fair that there’s a bitching alternative.
Sign up now at borrowmydoggy.com.
By Carly-Ann Clements