Stat: According to the U.S. Humane Society, 39% of American households own a dog. In total, there are approximately 78.2 million dogs owned in the U.S. [STATS]
As a dog owner myself, you find you would like to take your four-legged companion with you places instead of him just lying around on the couch.
Some cities across the country have noticed this. From pet boutiques, dog parks to dog-friendly cafes, people pamper their pooches. An Infographic I found over on visual.ly went through 9 studies to find the 10 Most Dog Friendly U.S. Cities.