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A light-coloured dog runs towards the camera, with its owners standing behind, with grassy hills and woodland, in the summer, at Bramshaw Commons and Foxbury, Hampshire
Dog walking at Bramshaw Commons and Foxbury, Hampshire | © National Trust Images/John Millar

Dog-friendly places in Hampshire

Dogs are welcome at a wealth of places in Hampshire, from more formal gardens and expansive estates, to parkland and wanders across the commons, woodland and heath of the New Forest.

Pick up the new Pooch Passport

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Pooch Passport terms and conditions 

Discover our best places for dog days out in London and the South East, with the new Pooch Passport, in partnership with Forthglade. You can collect yours at one of 12 participating places until 29 February 2024, including Mottisfont, The Vyne, Hinton Ampner and Uppark. When you've got six stamps from different locations we'll give you a pack of Forthglade treats for your dog.

Places to walk your dog in Hampshire

A small white dog walking on a muddy path


Mottisfont is a two pawprint rated place. Dogs on a short lead are welcome to explore most of the garden.

A close up of a dog and visitor

The Vyne 

The Vyne is a three pawprint rated place. Find out about bringing your dog to The Vyne where you can explore the gardens together.

Dog on a lead at Nostell Priory in West Yorkshire

Hinton Ampner 

Hinton Ampner is a two pawprint rated place. Discover more about getting the most out of your visit with your dog, where they can explore and things to consider when you are on the estate.

Close-up view of a brown and white dog, held on a lead, with fallen leaves on the ground, at Clent Hills, Worcestershire

Ludshott Common 

Under-control dogs are welcome at Ludshott Common. Find out more about visiting with your four-legged friend here.

Dog walkers at Hale Common in the New Forest, Hampshire

The New Forest 

New Forest Northern Commons is a one pawprint rated place. Find out more about where your dog can accompany you on a walk through the New Forest.

All dog-friendly places in Hampshire

    Chalk path through undulating open heathland in summer, New Forest, Hampshire

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