According to tails.com, the National Trust attraction between Haywards Heath and Uckfield scored 100 out of 100 in its index ranking.
“The park offers drinking water and litter bins for dogs, dog-friendly restaurants indoors and outdoors as well as a forest, garden and park area accessible to dogs,” said a spokesman.
Tails.com created the list by compiling a “Seed List” of 20 national parks in the UK and evaluating them based on the following criteria:
Sheffield Park and Garden in Sussex is the UK’s most dog-friendly national park, according to tails.com.
Dog-friendly, leash-free options, dog-friendly garden, dog-friendly forest, dog-friendly park, dog-friendly restaurant, outdoor restaurant, dog waste container and dog drinking water
The ten most dog-friendly national parks according to the website are:
Sheffield Park and Gardens – 100/100.
Spring view at Sheffield Park and Garden near Haywards Heath. Image: Steve Robards, SR2104241.
Earthy in Wrexham – 80.
Lyme in Disley, Cheshire – 70.
Kingston Lacy in Wimborne – 60.
Croome at Upton-upon-Severn – 60.
Lyveden in East Northamptonshire – 60
Plas Newydd House in Llanddaniel Fab – 60
Dunster Castle and Watermill – 50th
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