LOS ANGELES (July 17, 2014) Standard Pacific Homes, with 27 developments from Florida to California including two in Texas, is building homes that include an optional pet suite.
The most upscale doggie digs include a step-in wash station, automatic feeder, large bunk-style bed and even a flat screen TV.
Pets are family, company Vice President Jeffrey Lake says.
Standard Pacific's newest community is about 25 miles south of Los Angeles.
Homes there start at $710,000 and lake says the pet spa option adds $35,000 to the price.
The company also has developments in the Dallas-Fort Worth and Austin areas.