Would you be happy to dine with a pooch at your favourite restaurant?
What about sitting beside somebody’s dog as their owner tucks into their stew or steak and mash potato?
The 1950 rule banning dogs and cats in food premises has been repealed meaning they can now join their owner IF the restaurant owner allows it.
The Restaurants Association of Ireland is advising its members to consult with their insurance company as to what their cover is with regards to public liability in this circumstance.
Chief Executive of the restaurant association of Ireland joined us on the show Tuesday (broadcast 30/01)