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Jakarta Post

Animal-friendly cafés jazz up mealtime for pet lovers

  • Budi Sutrisno

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Mon, November 11 2019   /  01:13 am
Furry friends: Visitors play with dogs at the Paws and Tails Dog Cafe in Gading Serpong, South Tangerang, Banten.(JP/Dhoni Setiawan)(JP/Dhoni Setiawan)

Furry friends: Visitors play with dogs at the Paws and Tails Dog Cafe in Gading Serpong, South Tangerang, Banten.(JP/Dhoni Setiawan)White Samoyed Popeye and light gray Alaskan malamute Arran, both 18-months old, were jumping around in their playroom at Kelapa Gading Mall, North Jakarta, occasionally running up to guests visiting for an early dinner.The two pooches were among 15 variegated dogs at the Boogie and Doggie café, which customers can interact with during mealtime.“As a pet lover, I always wanted to have quality time hanging out with my dogs, but I noticed there were not enough accessible spots that allow pets to visit, especially in the Kelapa Gading area, despite an abundance of dog lovers,” said co-owner Viony Lionardo recently.While spending time eating out with pets can be complicated in Jakarta, as many eateries do not allow visitors to bring their animals along, pet-...