Pets Help People and Cities Thrive

Pets give unconditional love, companionship and purpose.

They get people outside for exercise and social contact.

Pet owners have less depression, anxiety and loneliness.

Pets make neighborhoods feel safer and workplaces more fun.

Find Out How Your City
Can be Certified Pet-Friendly.

We’re certifying cities to recognize and celebrate those that have put programs and policy
in place to make life better for people and pets.

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Our Certified Cities

Click a point on the map to learn more about how each city became certified.


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