Every town has a High Street, the equivalent of Main Street USA, and on High Street you will meet people and their pooches.
This lass even brought her Irish Setter to the Piper’s Competition.
The Scottish people have a high opinion of their canine comrades and the shopkeepers know it. Most towns I visited had dog friendly pubs. It’s common place for patrons to have a pocket full of treats on hand ad this husky smells a biscuit.