Approximately two weeks ago, we reported on Los Angeles getting its first dog cafe. We’re pretty sure a collective groan went up in NYC as dog lovers across the city bemoaned the fact that the greatest city in the world was yet to get one of its own.
Chow spoke to BarkPost about the driving force behind the project:
“Aside from being dog lovers…it’s also all the depressing news I read daily about dogs being abandoned. That’s the driving force for us. Help promote dog adoptions in a sense. Having a dog myself, I can see how sad he gets whenever I leave home or how excited he gets when I come home.”
To ensure that they abide by all of the NYC Health Department’s stringent health and sanitary codes, Chow and Chen envision the space with a glass enclosed playground for the pups (accessible by a separate entrance), while guests enjoy drinks and snacks.
Read more at: http://barkpost.com