The pets guide to NYC

We're officially pet-obsessed, you guys—and despite our tiny apartments, we couldn't be happier



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New Yorkers might live in cramped apartments, spend long hours at work and shell out big bucks on monthly rent, but one thing is certain—we still fiercely love our animals. There are more than 1.1 million of ’em in the city—roughly one furry companion for every three abodes—and that's just cats and dogs. From dog-friendly bars and pet-friendly hotels to the best places for pet adoption in NYC, here's our ultimate pet guide to living in Gotham with an adorable critter…or a few.

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It would be awesome if you could put more content here: Where to take pets out of the city, pet-friendly hotels, restaurants, stores, etc. Activities to do with your pet. Where else to go? Let me know if you need help. I would love for Obbie (my Westie) and I to be your guinea pigs. :)

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