Make Pets Welcome in Your City

Pets help make cities happier, healthier places to live. When you make pets part of city planning and policy, you can make life better for all your constituents. The BETTER CITIES FOR PETS™ program is designed to help.

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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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