In Khobar, Saudi Arabia, the first ever dog café was opened. The café is called “Barking Lot.”
– A dog café called Barking Lot opened in Saudi Arabia recently.
– Many dog lovers and dog owners gather in the café for the animals.
– This is a first in Saudi Arabia because…
Accordingly, the café also doubles as a grooming area because doggos can be washed and blow dried while their owners drink some coffee. This is actually a huge step for Saudi Arabia because in Islam, doggos are considered to be dirty animals. Dogs are usually banned in public places in Islam countries. Thankfully, Barking Lot opened in June and continues to see many dog owners and dog lovers visiting the business.
The owner of Barking Lot said that she went to Saudi Arabia for a visit. She was with her dog that time but the dog was not even allowed to walk on the beach. The dog owner shared, “I was very sad and decided to help by opening a coffee shop for people who have dogs — and even for those who do not.”
Many have also been adopting doggos in Saudi Arabia.
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