What Is PetPointer?

PetPointer calculates the pet-friendliness of any address based on five factors:

Parks

Park dd7187099afd665eb036d09901de09c86e87089020d54b92da19cc66a1d6c238

Let's go on a walk! Whether it's your dog chasing a frisbee and meeting other pups, or your cat doing leash-training for outdoor adventures, play areas make for happy pets. Close parks contribute to a high score in this category.

Vets

Vet f89a74678a80c26a4d708faa4100fd7e98db4dc4d0ffa522883c47d1fd653356

Pet checkups can be hard, and emergencies are worse. But when the time comes, you want to have good veterinary care nearby. The vet score is based on Yelp users' ratings of the vets closest to your location.

Pet Services

Services bbef7abc51297191100cf0e66fbfa8cada176a70cefeddc846b76740a80c1e77

Time to restock on kibble and litter? Want to buy a spur-of-the-moment treat? Or maybe your pet is in need of grooming, training or pet-sitting? The pet services score is determined by Yelp users' ratings of nearby providers of pet goods and services.

Property Size

Sqft ca5e8996923fbdfa81b61ef03189a3b0c6628bf46542cffd3879ce8bbdd77c4b

Pets spend a lot of time at home, so having plenty of space to rest and roam is essential to their wellbeing. Indoor and outdoor square footage of the property are both counted in the property size score.

Noise

Noise a29df11851294d195c702cd0b8c4648dd0e630f92e9ee51412a3ea1336031cbc

Excessive noise from construction, traffic and neighborhood events can negatively impact your pet's health. The noise score factors in the prevalence and intensity of noise pollution near your location. Limited to searches in Seattle.