National Pet Day!

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April 11th is National Pet Day, a day for all pet lovers to  spoil their furry friends.  In honour of this special day here are some fun facts about fellow pet owners:

1. 57% of Canadians own a pet.

2. Think dogs are the most common pet?  Surprise, cats are! 35% of pet owners own a cat and 32% own a dog.

3. The most popular pet name for cats and dogs in 2013 was Bella.

4. Do you take your pets on trips with you?  32% of pet owners say they take their furry friends on vacation.  Lucky!

5.  The majority of pet owners like to spoil their pets with special presents.  64% of pet owners say they purchase gifts for their pets.  Find a personalized gift for your pet here.

What would you have engraved on a pet tag for your furry friend?  Tell us in the comments below.

 

Sources:
http://www.ipsos-na.com/dl/pdf/knowledge-ideas/public-affairs/IpsosPA_TS_CatsMeow.pdf
http://www.infoplease.com/spot/petnamespot.html

 

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