conclusive evidence that australia is in fact not the best country in the world despite your assertions
Of course, New Zealand just took a hit:
My assertions are that Australia is better than the US, not that it's the best country in the world. I would much rather live in France, Spain, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, or Finland.
Most people here think Dog hurts tourism or has no effect at all.
Predominantly Asian travelers. Dog is fairly obscure in Japan, China, and the Philippines.