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Report reveals country’s most pet-friendly cities

WalletHub recently released an in-depth report on 2019’s most pet-friendly cities.

The report compared the creature-friendliness of the 100 largest cities across 24 key metrics.

The data set ranges from minimum pet-care provider rate per visit to pet businesses per capita to walkability.

Stockton, California, has the lowest average veterinary care costs (per visit), $37.08, which is 2.3 times lower than in Plano, Texas, the city with the highest at $84.24.

Miami has the most veterinarians per capita, Newark, New Jersey, the fewest.

St. Paul, Minnesota, has the lowest monthly dog-insurance premium, $34.84, which is 2.5 times lower than in San Francisco, the city with the highest at $88.76.

San Francisco has the most pet businesses per capita, Newark, New Jersey, the city fewest.

To view the full report and ranks of other cities, visit wallethub.com.

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