A dog named Boot prefers a dip in the lake to a walk in the park.
Owners Pete and Andrea are keen open swimmers and take to the water most days. Their black labrador goes along with them wearing a doggy life jacket. Boot has been known to swim the length of Crummock Water and double Buttermere.
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Wintry start for some and windy. Brightening later
Emma brings you Saturday's forecast
Longest cold spell of winter so far. Mainly dry and bright, but feeling bitterly cold today. Very wintry further east, blizzards possible