GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Statistics About The Most Popular Pets

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"Dogs are the most popular pet in the world, owned by 33% of the global population."

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"In the United States, 67% of households (or about 85 million families) own a pet."

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"The most popular pet in the UK is the dog, with 26% of people owning one."

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"Cats are the second most popular pet globally, owned by 23% of the world population."

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"49% of pet owners in Australia own a dog."

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"Freshwater fish are the third most popular pet in the US with 139 million owned."

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"In the world, 12% of people own fish as pets."

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"Brazil has the second largest dog population in the world, with over 35 million dogs."

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"22% of households in Germany own a cat."

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"Around 9% of people in France own a bird."

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"In the United Kingdom, 8% of households own a dog and a cat."

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"Spain has the highest percentage of households in Europe with pets, at 80 percent."

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"In India, dogs are by far the most popular pet, with 600,000 pets adopted each year."

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"Nearly 60% of Australian households own pets, with dogs leading the way at 40%."

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"Cats are by far the most popular pet in Russia, with 22 million cats compared to only 12 million dogs."

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"In Canada, approximately 41% of households include at least one dog."

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"In South Africa, approximately 9 million dogs are kept as pets."

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"Reptiles are the pet of choice for 4.5 million households in the United States."

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