Plan Your Visit

If you are a pet owner – please be aware that only assistance dogs are permitted in the park.

To protect animal welfare, dogs and other pets are not permitted in any areas of Highland Wildlife Park, including our car park.

Guide dogs and other registered assistance dogs are permitted in most areas of the park. Assistance dogs in training are not permitted to enter.

There are a number of quality kennel facilities in the local area that we would be happy to recommend:

Local kennel/walking facilities Contact details

The Glebe Kennels,

Boat of Garten


Birchmoor Cattery and Kennels,



Poppy and Pals dog walking service,

Dalwhinnie, Laggan, Newtonmore, Kingussie, Kincraig & Aviemore

07725 706321



If you are looking for suitable dog walking areas nearby you can try the Speybank walk at Kincraig or the Speyside Way/Badenoch way near the Loch Insh Watersports Centre. Both Kingussie and Newtonmore have a good variety of walks  for more information, visit

Loch Insh Watersports Centre has a dog friendly café (bar and balcony only) and is approximately 3.5 miles from Highland Wildlife Park. 

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