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What is the story of Gelert - the dog who is commemorated in the village name Beddgelert?

Legend says that Gelert was the faithful hound of Llewelyn the Great, a Welsh Prince, and that he was buried in Beddgelert (which is Welsh for "grave of Gelert") after being k (MORE)

Who is gelert the dog in beddgelert?

Gelert was the mythical favourite hunting dog of Llewellyn the Great, the last King of a united, independent Wales in the 13th Century. The well-known Welsh legend tells a tra (MORE)

Is Beddgelert a true story?

Dog lovers will be relieved to know that this story is a complete fabrication, put about in the nineteenth century. Some say that local traders were responsible, in an attempt (MORE)