The subway system in New York City is an essential part of the way residents travel around the area. Although the subway isn’t perfect it is still probably the cheapest, easiest and quickest form of transportation out there, better even than taking a taxi or sharing a car.
This is the Subway
The New York City subway is the busiest system in the entire US and has over 400 stations covering the whole city. Many New Yorkers depend on the subway as their means of transport throughout their day.
It can be pretty crowded
The subway system carries over a billion people every year. It is the most popular form of transport in NYC and sometimes, as you can imagine, it can get a little tense with people squished one against the other.
The NYC Subway decided to bring in a new rule meaning that dogs could not travel on the system unless they could fit in a passenger’s bag. Pet owners decided to take matters into their own hands, but instead of protesting or ignoring the rule they realized that as NYC Subway had not made any extra specification – like the size of bag or dog – they could just go ahead and follow the rule. The results were some inspirational means of carrying their dogs. Here are some of the best examples of pretty pooches in their travel bags: