Rover's Dog Owner showdown

Top Dog Owner Personality Traits in Dallas

The National Ranking

Five cities rose to the top of our ranking: Denver, Chicago, San Francisco, Boston, and Los Angeles. Denver tops the list of most active dog owners, Chicago has the most indulgent dog owners, San Francisco pet parents allege to be the most obsessed with their dogs, Boston dog owners are the most sociable around, and in Los Angeles dog owners are all about that eco-friendly mindset. 

Chart of 10 US cities ranked by common pet personality traits

Dallas' Most Common Dog Owner Personality Traits

Out of the five most common pet owner personality traits, people in Dallas stood out as very active. Despite being the self-proclaimed least likely pet owners to take their dog on a hike, they enjoy getting active alongside their pup by including them in their daily exercise.

On top of ample walking, the majority (83%) of dog owners in Dallas are likely to play tug-of-war and nearly half (47%) are likely to do yoga alongside their pup. Next to San Francisco, they’re at the top for interest in using high tech devices like a dog activity tracker (37%).

Most active pet owners

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America's Most Popular Dog Breeds

America's Most Popular Dog Breeds

Is your dog’s breed ranked as one of America’s favorites? From beloved mixed breeds to popular purebreds, we looked at Rover’s database of more than a million pet parents to discover some of the most popular dog breeds in the US.

See which breeds ranked highest in 2020

Dog shopping at the Rover Store

Shop the Rover Store

Head the Rover Store for some of the best pet parent garb and show off how much you love your dog. The store now includes pillows, mugs, tote bags, desk decor and more.

Shop the store

Puppy Sleeping

The Cost of Owning a Dog in 2020

Wondering about the cost of owning a dog in 2020? Whether you’re one of the many who’ve adopted a pet this year or you’ve been planning on bringing home a dog for ages, it’s helpful to know: how much does a dog cost?

Find out how much it costs in 2020

Dog + Suitcase

Dallas' Best Day with Your Dog

Looking to get out in Dallas with your dog? We at Rover put together a fabulous walk for you and your dog with dog-friendly stops along the way. Make a pit stop at Bark Park Central for a runaround before stopping for a treat at Cane Rosso.

More dog-friendly activities

Dog + Cat

Dallas' Top Dog and Cat Names

Did your pet’s name make the list of Dallas’ top dog and cat names? Rover’s annual ranking of pet names includes names inspired by celebrities, foods, beverages and more. Find out what’s inspiring dog and cat names in 2020.

Discover Dallas’ pet name trends

Dog + Hearts

The Best Dog Running Gear

If you’re an active dog owner, you might be one of many who runs alongside their pup. We’ve rounded up the best running gear to make this fun, safe and comfortable for both humans and furry friends alike.

Check out dog running gear

*A survey conducted by of 5,000 U.S. dog owners via Attest.

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