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22 Nov 2023

The Rise of Pet-Friendly Home Design: The 'Barkitecture' Boom

Aided by the influence of social media, magazine spreads, and home renovation TV shows, Americans are making substantial financial investments into designing and customizing luxury amenities specifically tailored for their pets. On TikTok, creators are showcasing their own dog nooks under the hashtag #dogcondos. In 2022, Americans spent an estimated $137bn buying things for their pets, a 10% increase compared to the year before. [Source](https://www.theguardian.com/wellness/2023/nov/15/pet-friendly-interior-home-design-barkitecture)

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