Bark In The Park

February 12th from 11am-4pm: Benefiting the Humane Society of Tampa Bay

If you are a dog then you would love the city of Tampa. Honest Paws, which is a pet food company, announced its rankings for the best dog-friendly city in the United States and Tampa came in first. The survey included nine ranking factors for each city including how many pet-friendly restaurants, breweries, beaches and hotels. Tampa has 15 dog parks, 52 pet-friendly breweries and six dog-friendly beaches, which is why Tampa came in first. Orlando and Miami were in the Top 10 of the list.

  1. Tampa, FL
  2. Orlando, FL
  3. Las Vegas, NV
  4. Richmond, VA
  5. Pittsburgh, PA
  6. Miami, FL
  7. Portland, OR
  8. Seattle, WA
  9. Denver, CO
  10. St. Louis, MO

The Best U.S. Cities to Be a Dog | Honest Paws

Devoted pet parents across the U.S. often ponder the question: in which communities can our canine pals thrive and prosper most? So much of a dog's overall happiness rests upon factors like dog-friendly establishments, abundant outdoor spaces, healthy interaction with other dogs, and ample access to veterinary care.

Some of our adorable dogs from our 2020 Cutest Pet Contest

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