Is Owning a Dog Worse than Owning an SUV? Is Owning a Dog Worse than Owning an SUV?
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Is Owning a Dog Worse than Owning an SUV?

by Zach Frechette

November 4, 2009
New Scientist took a look at the relative carbon impact of owning a dog (or cat, or hamster) and owning an SUV like a Toyota Land Cruiser. The results, plotted in the chart above, may surprise you. Take a look at the original article to see if you agree with the methodology, or if you can even put an environmental price on your furkid.(Via @foodrumblings)
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Is Owning a Dog Worse than Owning an SUV?