Pets can give companionship to elderly adults who do not have adequate social
... The most popular pets are likely dogs and cats, but people also keep house ...
Most communities do not have data on the number of households that own dogs,
cats, ... If you only know the population of the community, you can estimate the
number of ... For dogs and cats you may replace the national percentage with the
Owned cats and dogs generally live longer, healthier lives than strays. Many
strays are ... wish to visit: The National Council on Pet Population Study & Policy (
NCPPSP) ... You can visit them and order their most current survey. The following
Dec 21, 2006 ... Americans are much more likely to describe themselves as "dog people" ... Forty-
four percent of Americans own a dog and 29% own a cat. ... 17% own both, 3%
own pets other than cats or dogs, and 40% do not own any pets.
Some countries favor dogs, while others have a feline inclination. ... around the
U.S. More people own dogs dogs than cats, but the number of cats is higher ...
Sadly, just 21 percent of dogs and 21 percent of cats were adopted from shelters.
... Asian countries, pets don't enjoy the same popularity there as they do in the
May 14, 2013 ... The reason is that cat people like higher numbers with 52% owning more than
one cat, as compared to dog ... Twenty-six percent of dogs are purchased from
breeders. ... The Modern Dog; Why Do Dogs Have Wet Noses?
U.S. households that own a pet (bird, cat, dog, horse, fish, reptile, small animal) –
62% ... Most popular type of dog – Mixed breed dog (53 percent of all U.S. dogs)
... A service animal is any dog that is individually trained to do work or perform ...
In 2013 it is estimated that 13 million (45% of) households have pets. ... On the
right hand side of the page you can find links to Pet Population ... Pet Population
you can find figures on Regional Pet Ownership and Cats and Dogs by Breed.
May 27, 2014 ... Nearly half of all pet owners own more than one pet. ... SAN FRANCISCO — "
Dog people" and "cat people" really do have different personalities, ... More
people said they were dog lovers than cat lovers: About 60 percent of ...
Nov 12, 2012 ... Families with children are much more likely to have pets than families without
children ... 46.3 million own dogs, and 38.9 million own cats. ... demand for a
significant percentage of pet owners to own more pets than that. ... From talking
with people who do urban core outreach in Kansas City, they say that ...