Did you know:
In the U.S., about 63 percent of households have a pet.
Household pet ownership has risen by 2.1 percent.
Number of dogs in the U.S. that are household pets: 75 million
There are more than 5.2 million birds that are kept as pets in the U.S.
In the U.S., about 4 out of 10 pet owners have more than 1 pet.
Nearly 5 million to 7 million pet are brought into animal shelters in the U.S. every year.