Posted October 12, 2018 12:00:00 The city of San Francisco is now one of the most-visited places in the world for pets.
That’s according to the U.S. Government’s annual Pet Report Card, which ranks the top 50 U.K.-based cities for pet ownership.
San Francisco, with a population of roughly 17 million, is second only to New York City, which boasts over 7 million residents.
“San Francisco is the number one pet city in the U: It’s a huge city with more than 2 million people,” said Brian Shaffer, president of the International Pet Owners Association (IPOA).
“I think that’s because of the high number of pet owners who live in San Francisco.”
The city ranks in the top 10 nationally in pet ownership per capita, according to data from the U