South Shields Daily Photo

A collection of images from South Shields and the North of England

It’s a dog’s life

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Walking the dogs on The Leas, South Shields

Walking on The Leas, South Shields

The Leas, owned by The National Trust, stretch for over 3.5 miles between South Shields and Whitburn and are a wonderful expanse of natural grass on top of the cliffs overlooking the North Sea. A great place for exercise, fresh air, and walking the dogs, just as this lady is doing with her three German Shepherds.

Perhaps she is getting some practice in for the Butcher’s Great North Dog Walk on Sunday 17th. June, an event on The Leas which is now mentioned in the Guinness Book of Records and holds the World Record as the biggest dog walk ever with 7,776 dogs representing 147 breeds. You can be sure that I’ll be there to try and capture some canine snaps for South Shields Daily Photo!



Written by curly

June 8, 2007 at 12:01 am

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  1. Lovely atmospheric picture, Curly.


    June 8, 2007 at 12:38 am

  2. Great photo. The event sounds interesting!

    Rambling Round

    June 8, 2007 at 2:55 am

  3. a “pedigree” shot !


    June 8, 2007 at 9:54 am

  4. Nice looking dogs. Looks like a safe place to walk them.


    June 8, 2007 at 12:04 pm

  5. une tres belle photo en b&w. belle composition, bravo

    a very beautiful photograph in b&w. beautiful composition, cheer


    June 8, 2007 at 12:57 pm

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