a terminal devoted to pets), even to work. Dog parks are proliferating in cities across the U.S. Doggie Couture is real.
And in case you are thinking, “decadent old America and its
misplaced values,” it’s not just Americans. In Japan, when their canine
pals are too old to frolic anymore, there are dog retirement homes. The truth is that dogs are royalty in much of the world.
Sure, there are dog parks and good vets and liberal leash
laws in lots of cities. San Francisco, Las Vegas, Albuquerque, and
Minneapolis have impressive numbers of all three, and they are great dog
cities. But here is a list of some of the cities in the world that go a
step beyond, making them among the very best places to live if you are
literally living a dog’s life.