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Finsbury Park pub sells beer...for dogs

PUBLISHED: 14:55 03 August 2016 | UPDATED: 15:35 03 August 2016

The Brownswood pub, where beer is served to dogs. King Charles Spaniels, Lulu and Ollie, enjoy the tasty beverages. Picture: Dieter Perry

The Brownswood pub, where beer is served to dogs. King Charles Spaniels, Lulu and Ollie, enjoy the tasty beverages. Picture: Dieter Perry

Dieter Perry

A dog walks in to a pub and asks for a pint. The barman demands: “Is this some kind of joke?” Not if that dog is walking in to The Brownswood pub in Finsbury Park.

The Brownswood pub, where beer is served to dogs. Neg Bagherzadeh is pictured with her two King Charles Spaniels, Lulu and Ollie, enjoying the tasty beverages. Picture: Dieter PerryThe Brownswood pub, where beer is served to dogs. Neg Bagherzadeh is pictured with her two King Charles Spaniels, Lulu and Ollie, enjoying the tasty beverages. Picture: Dieter Perry

For it has started selling dog beer – in pork and chicken flavours – imported from Belgium.

Mike Stiaka, assistant general manager, said: “We pride ourselves on being a dog friendly pub. So when a regulars brought it in to show us, the dog liberation began.”

Rest assured, the beer is zero per cent alcoholic, so dogs shouldn’t feel too “ruff” the morning after.

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