DOG FANCY magazine’s editors have chosen the cities they think are the most dog-friendly and Minneapolis made the top five.
The magazine’s readers nominate the cities and then the editors do the research to learn which five American cities offer the best in dog-friendly accommodations and activities. They look at things such as the number of dog parks, dog-friendly businesses in the area, the number of veterinary specialists, rescue programs and more.
Austin, Texas ranked the highest, for its rescue and adoption efforts, its dozen off-leash dog parks, numerous dog-friendly trails and swimming spots.
The magazine’s editors say the runners up in the contest “came in a close second,” so perhaps Minneapolis isn’t really number 5, that’s just…