It’s that time of year when we feature some of your happy hounds loving life on the coast – thank you so much for sending them in, we always get far more than we can use. And our thanks to Devon natural dog food maker Forthglade for the winners’ prizes.

Words: Anne-Claire Heels

Winner: Here is my cavachon George enjoying the sea view at Durdle Door in Dorset. Andrew Woolhead

Second place: Here’s Maya, the cocker pup, claiming her space on St Ives Harbour at 7am before the dog ban status at 8am. Carol Millward

Third Place: Here is a photo of my Neapolitan Mastiff Luna enjoying the view at Oban. Mark Stanton

Runners Up

You can see more coastal canines in our Seadogs page in coast magazine.