The 2009 winners of DogTown USA are cities that are friendliest toward canines.
Huntington Beach has one of the only dog-friendly beaches in Southern California.
Dog Fancy develops the list from reader nominations of what they believe are America's most dog-friendly cities.
Other top dog towns in the state, according to the magazine: San Diego and Carmel.
Dog Fancy is reportedly the world's most widely read dog magazine.