Special Report

States With the Most Dogs

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3. Arkansas
> Households with at least one dog: 51.6%
> Number of dog-owning households: 625,000 — 18th lowest
> Number of human households: 1,211,000 — 18th lowest
> Dog population: 1,103,000 — 19th highest

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2. Montana
> Households with at least one dog: 51.9%
> Number of dog-owning households: 226,000 — 6th lowest
> Number of human households: 435,000 — 6th lowest
> Dog population: 112,000 — 3rd lowest

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1. Idaho
> Households with at least one dog: 58.3%
> Number of dog-owning households: 378,000 — 10th lowest
> Number of human households: 648,000 — 10th lowest
> Dog population: 173,000 — 7th lowest

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