Dog Friendly Perthshire is a resource for dog lovers who wish to explore Perthshire with their dogs, and we welcome any businesses who genuinely cater for and welcome dog lovers and who wish to reach out to this audience. We do have some terms and conditions which apply to anyone posting a listing with us.

Here is a summary of our Ts & Cs.

  • All new Listings are checked and approved by Dog Friendly Perthshire before the Listing goes live on the Website. This allows us to check that links are working, that images are displaying correctly and we can proof-read content for spelling & grammatical errors.
  • We aim to approve all Listings within 3 working days of receipt, and often much sooner. If there are any problems with the Listing we will contact you on the email address that you provided.
  • It is your responsibility to update your Listing should any information change. If you no longer welcome dogs, please inform us immediately by writing to
  • We reserve the right to reject any Listings that we do not deem appropriate for the site. In this case any money paid would be refunded in full.
  • Dog walking services must provide proof of public liability insurance before any listing will be approved.
  • Any business which offers home boarding or kennelling must provide proof of public liability insurance and proof they have been approved by Perth & Kinross Council.
  • If you wish to cancel your membership at any time you must notify us in writing at no later than 7 working days before the renewal period.
  • You will be sent a renewal notice 7 days before your membership is due for renewal. Should you not make payment by the renewal date, your listing will be removed or hidden until we receive payment from you.
  • If you cancel a membership half way through a membership period you will not be entitled to refund of the time remaining.

And here are our Ts & Cs in more detail:

By applying to be listed in the directory you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions:


  1. Definitions and Interpretation


In this Agreement the following terms shall have the following meanings:

“Account” means collectively the personal or identifying information, payment information and credentials used by Users to access parts of the Website and to create Listings;
“Content” means any text, graphics, images, audio, video, software, data compilations and any other form of information capable of being stored in a computer that appears on or forms part of this Website;
“Dog Friendly Perthshire” Means Mrs Katie Jane McCandless-Thomas, trading as Dog Friendly Perthshire;
“Listing” means a directory listing posted on the Website by a User which shall provide details of that User’s business including, but not limited to, contact details;
“Listed Business” means any business which features in a Listing;
“Listing Fee” means the fee payable to post a Listing;
“Service” means collectively any online facilities, tools, services or information that Dog Friendly Perthshire makes available through the Website either now or in the future;
“System” means any online communications infrastructure that Dog Friendly Perthshire makes available through the Website either now or in the future.  This includes, but is not limited to, Listings, email addresses and online forms;
“User” / “Users” means any third party that accesses the Website and is not employed by the publisher of Dog Friendly Perthshire and acting in the course of their employment;
“Website” means the website that you are currently using ( and any sub-domains of this site unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions.
  1. Intellectual Property

2.1        All Website Content, unless contained in Listings, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, logos, images and video clips is the property of Dog Friendly Perthshire unless otherwise stated.  By continuing to use the Website you acknowledge that such material is protected by applicable Scottish, United Kingdom and International intellectual property and other laws.

2.2        You may not print, reproduce, copy, distribute, store or in any other fashion re-use Content from the Website unless you are given express written permission so to do by Dog Friendly Perthshire.  Specifically you agree that:

2.2.1 You will not systematically copy Content from the Website with a view to creating or compiling any form of comprehensive collection, compilation, directory or database unless given express written permission so to do by Dog Friendly Perthshire;

  1. Links to Other Websites

This Website may contain links to other sites including, but not limited to, those of Listed Businesses.  Unless expressly stated, these sites are not under the control of Dog Friendly Perthshire.  We assume no responsibility for the content of such Websites and disclaim liability for any and all forms of loss or damage arising out of the use of them.  The inclusion of a link to another site on this Website does not imply any endorsement of the sites themselves or of those in control of them.

  1. Listing on the Website

4.1      When submitting a Listing to the Website you should do so in accordance with the following rules:

4.1.1   Your Listing must be placed into the appropriate category and Dog Friendly Perthshire reserves the right to change this category should they deem another category to be more appropriate

4.1.2  You agree to only list products, venues and services which are dog friendly.

4.1.3   If you no longer welcome dogs you will no longer be eligible to list in the Dog Friendly Perthshire directory and agree to remove your listing(s) forthwith, or have them removed by Dog Friendly Perthshire.

4.2     You acknowledge that Dog Friendly Perthshire shall screen, approve or reject, and edit or remove any Listing submitted to the Website.

4.3     Dog Friendly Perthshire may edit your Listing without prior consultation.  In cases of severe breaches of the provisions of sub-Clause 4.1, your Listing may be removed and your Account may be suspended or terminated.  You will be informed in writing of the reasons for any such alterations or removals.

4.4     In order to submit a Listing, you are required to submit certain personal details and business details.  By continuing to use this Website you represent and warrant that:

4.4.1 any information you submit is accurate and truthful; and

4.4.2 you will keep this information accurate and up-to-date.

4.5     By submitting a Listing you warrant and represent that you are the author of that Listing or that you have acquired all of the appropriate rights and permissions to submit it.  Dog Friendly Perthshire accepts no responsibility or liability for any infringement of third party rights by such Listings or Content.

4.6      Dog Friendly Perthshire will not be liable in any way or under any circumstances for any loss or damage that you may incur as a result of such Listings, nor for any errors or omissions in Listings.  Use of and reliance upon Listings is entirely at your own risk.

4.7     You consent to Dog Friendly Perthshire holding your personal details for the purpose of administering the Service, providing information to you and all ancillary purposes.

  1. Accounts and Listing Fees

5.1     In order to post a Listing on this Website you must create an Account which will contain certain personal details.  By creating an Account you represent and warrant that:

5.1.1 all information you submit is accurate and truthful; and

5.1.2 you will keep this information accurate and up-to-date.

5.2     A Listing Fee will be charged for each Listing you post on this Website.  Current listing fees can be obtained in writing from

5.2.1 If you have opted to pay by PayPal, BACS or credit card your account will be billed at the time at which your listing goes live and yearly thereafter until cancellation or termination.

5.3    Your first payment will be at the price advertised at the time.

5.3.1   Should an increase in price be necessary you will be notified 30 days prior to your renewal date of such an increase and have the option to cancel your Listing

5.4    If you terminate a Listing and/or your Account, your Listing(s) will be removed at the end of the paid term unless you request them to be removed sooner.

5.5    Listings which Dog Friendly Perthshire rejects in accordance with sub-Clause 4.1 shall not be charged for, or in the case that a payment has already been made the monies shall be returned in full.

  1. Termination and/or Suspension

6.1   If Dog Friendly Perthshire terminates or suspends your Account as a result of your breach of these Terms and Conditions you may not be entitled to any refund.

  1. Privacy

7.1   Use of the Website is also governed by our Privacy policy which is incorporated into these terms and conditions by this reference.

7.2     Dog Friendly Perthshire has neither control over any Listed Business and accepts no responsibility for any actions taken, or any goods or services provided, by any Listed Business.

7.3     Whilst every reasonable endeavour has been made to ensure that all information provided on this Website will be accurate and up to date, Dog Friendly Perthshire makes no warranty or representation that this is the case.  We make no guarantee of any specific results from the use of our services.

  1. Availability of the Website and Modifications

8.1   Dog Friendly Perthshire accepts no liability for any disruption or non-availability of the Website resulting from external causes including, but not limited to, ISP equipment failure, host equipment failure, communications network failure, power failure, natural events, acts of war or legal restrictions and censorship.

8.2   Dog Friendly Perthshire reserves the right to alter, suspend or discontinue any part (or the whole of) the Website including, but not limited to, the products and/or services available.  These Terms and Conditions shall continue to apply to any modified version of the Website unless it is expressly stated otherwise.

If you have any questions about your listing you may contact us by email at          

  1. Third Party Rights

9.1 These Terms and Conditions do not create any rights in favour of third parties under the Contract (Third Party Rights) (Scotland) Act 2017 to enforce or otherwise invoke any provision of these Terms and Conditions.