Dogs are the pets most likely to be seen as family members

6 August 2017 (Last Updated August 6th, 2017 18:30)

When asked whether they consider their pets as a family member, it is the dog owners who are most likely to consider their pets as part of the family.

Dogs are the pets most likely to be seen as family members

When asked whether they consider their pets as a family member, it is the dog owners who are most likely to consider their pets as part of the family. This reflects how dog owners are the most likely to trade-up for pet products that enhance the bond between owner and pet, such as human-inspired  food, or even faux wine and beers for four-legged furry friends.

Source: GlobalData 2015 Q4 survey