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About Silver Coast Dog Walking

A private dog walking/training Club for dog owners in and around the Caldas da Rainha area.

Woods Nadadouro / Foz do Arelho

GPS – 39°25’42.9″N 9°11’45.9″W   or   39.428588, -9.196069 Coming from Salir do Porto / São Martinho do Porto area. Take the road Rua da Espinheira, through Granja, Serra do Bouro that runs parallel to the Estrada Atlantica from Salir do Porto. … Continue reading

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Processionary Pine Caterpillars (Thaumetopoea Pityocampa)

End of the summer when the weather is cooler through to spring is generally the time when we tend to see these caterpillars (larva of the silk moth) Whilst they are on the move they can cause problems for us … Continue reading

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Woods near Salir do Porto

GPS:  39.488929,  -9.154028 or 39°29’20.1″N   9°09’14.5″W Coming from the roundabout in Salir do Porto near the cemetry and has the exit to the swimming pool. Take the exit to Chão da Parada, Tornada and Caldas da Rainha onto the Rua … Continue reading

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Palm Oil warning for dog walkers along the Silver Coastline in Portugal

A notice for anyone walking their dogs on the beaches along the Silver Coastline in Portugal. On the morning of Wednesday 22nd July 2015 in Baleal near Peniche there was a lot of congealed palm oil washed up on the … Continue reading

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Sponsored Walk Sunday 26th July 2015

Parque Natural das Serras de Aire e Candeeiros Join us for a sponsored dog walk to raise money for the rescue dogs at Dogs of Portugal, Shelter Cantinho da Milu. This sponsored walk is open to everyone, whether they have … Continue reading

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Casias dos Morgados

        GPS:      39°28’31.6″N     9°07’41.3″W       or      39.475448,    -9.128134 Coming from Caldas da Rainha along the N8 take the left turn to Chão da Parada and Salir do Porto onto the Estrada Principal just after driving through … Continue reading

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Woods in Macarca

This weeks walk will take place in the woods at Macarca Between Alfeizerão and Famalicão. GPS:   39.526110, -9.090442    OR   39°31’34.0″N   9°05’25.6″W Driving from São Martinho do Porto to Alfeizerão – about half way along the main road running through … Continue reading

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