If just one of every five Americans wanting to add a cat or dog to their family in the
next ... Most of the information is based on estimates derived from surveys, and
the ... Estimated number of community cats in the U.S.: 30 to 40 million;
Percentage of ... animal statistics, providing facts and enabling insights that will
Of the cats entering shelters, approximately 37% are adopted, 41% are
euthanized, and less ... the most common reasons why people relinquish or give
away their dogs is because their place of residence does not allow pets (29%),
not enough time, ... Owned cats and dogs generally live longer, healthier lives
1 day ago ... A recent Associated Press poll reveals that more people like dogs than ... of a
group of wolves than we can the more solitary life of many cats.
May 14, 2013 ... The reason is that cat people like higher numbers with 52% owning more than
one ... Twenty-six percent of dogs are purchased from breeders. ... reports that
they will last at least 25 years after being implanted in a dog or cat.
Nov 12, 2012 ... The age group most likely to own a dog is 18-24 year olds at 58%. ... Pet stores
continue to make up a very small percentage of pet ... These people tend to want
to do best for the animal, and yet often, themselves, lack the resources to best
care for them. ... Most cat owners don't really choose a cat by breed.
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 ...
... 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.
... countries, pets don't enjoy the same popularity there as they do in the West.
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 ...
Jul 16, 2015 ... Americans with kids in the household are more likely to have at least one pet
than ... In addition to the aforementioned growing percentages of pet owners ...
Cat owners are more likely than dog owners to let their pets sleep on the bed (81
% vs. .... “Do you consider your pet(s) to be a member of your family?
Feb 21, 2013 ... Dogs and cats are still the most popular species, owned by 46.7 percent and 37.3
percent of the U.S. population, respectively. ... The same can be said for bird
ownership, which dipped in 2008 and 2010 to five percent, but is ...