Kids can be great.
They can also drive you nuts.
Perhaps, this is why
of those who have both pets and kids
34% say that their pet is their favorite child, and…
78% say that their cat of dog
is as much a part of their family
as anyone else.
72% have even admitted to purchasing
a gift for their pet more recently
than for their children.
Some might say this special affinity for pets
68% say spending time with their pets after a long day
makes the them feel much better…
than hanging out with family or friends!
40% say their pet has helped them through relationship difficulties.
The same number say that that pets have helped
get through hard times at work.
34% say that their pets have helped them cope
with medical issues.