Pets' Corner is a popular visitor attraction for families in the heart of Jesmond Dene.

Opening times

Pets' Corner is open Monday to Sunday from 9am until 4.30pm (last admission 4.20pm).

On rare occasions Pets’ Corner may shut at short notice when it is in the interest of the animals or if staff are called away in an emergency.

Bank holidays

Pets' Corner is closed on all Bank Holidays.

Our animals

Brown guinea pigYou'll find animals of all shapes and sizes, including goats, pigs, sheep, rabbits, colourful birds and more.

Pets’ Corner may have animals visiting from farms across the region. This allows visitors to experience a variety of animals throughout the year.

  • Please do not feed the animals as they are on a special diet.
  • Please wash your hands after your visit. Hand-washing facilities are available in the shelter in Pets’ Corner and also in the public toilets in the café. 
  • We are not able to accept any animals for re-homing.


Entrance to Pets' Corner is free.

Donations for the running of Pets’ Corner and the parks are greatly appreciated and can be made at Pets’ Corner or the Visitor Centre.

Contact us

For more information about Pets' Corner, please phone 0191 2812082 or email parks&

Page last updated: 
9 June 2014
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