For many of us, pets are part of what it means to be home - even if that home is a small one. We couldn't help but notice the many dogs and cats living (and often, lounging) in the homes of Small Cool entrants this year. Some are ready for their closeup and AT debut while others are practically hidden in the landscape of these small, stylish spaces. Get out your lint brushes and check out the pets of Small Cool 2012 and the places they call home:
As Apartment Therapy's Family Editor, Carrie covers design and modern homelife with children. A lapsed librarian, she lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two kids and is in contention to break the record for most hours spent at the playground.
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