Very. One in every 7 in your neighborhood HAS? I'd guess half my neighbors have 2. Or more
Stores that aren't dog friendly have signs that say no dogs. There aren't many but it's an unwriten rule you're going to get people bringing their dogs in if you don't post it.
My dry cleaner - the DRY CLEANER - has 2 standard poodles and a bichon that greet me when I bring in the laundry. Saturday morning in the hood is like happy hour for dogs. The children's halloween parade, it's expected there will be dogs, all the merchants have dog treats to give out with kid treats. Dog friendly, yes, closer to dog centered!
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I have duct tape and I am not afraid to use it.