Houston Business Journal's Paul Takahashi takes a look at the latest add-on offered by Toll Brothers— an optional, luxury dog washing station.

The "station" is a essentially a miniature version of a standard shower stall a homeowner would find in their master bedroom, featuring subway tiles, a glass door, and adjustable showerhead.

According to the builder, the showers are becoming a standard option among the Houston homebuilding community, as many custom homes and higher-end production homes are beginning to feature them.

“We wanted to make the home luxurious for the entire family, including our furry friends,” said Joyce Syed, senior marketing specialist with Toll Brothers. “A lot of people are dog owners and this is something that speaks to them.”

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