Yes it is Love Your Pet Day! As if you don’t love your pet everyday right? Even when they make a mess! Have you got a funny story to tell about your pet? Since we’ve been inviting you to send in your funnies for a chance at I AM WOMAN HEAR ME LAFF tickets, why not send a funny photo of your pet, funny memory, or meme. For more details on how to win those tickets, check out a previous “MEL’S DINER BLOG” entitled “What’s Craughing You Ask?”
It is estimated that there are approximately 7.9 million cats and 5.9 million dogs in Canada. Approximately 35% of Canadian households have a dog, while 38% have a cat (source: Ipsos Reid).
Consumers in the 45 to 54 age group are well ahead of the average with a pet ownership level of 75%. This group also ranked highest in ownership levels in both the dog and cat classification and came in second in the other classification. Consumer aged 18 to 24 were tops in the other category which includes birds, fish, small mammals. My dog “Butch” says “Woof” to you!
There are so many benefits to having a pet like, friendship, stress relief, and many laughs!
Here’s to those pet owners, who clean the messes, take their pets for a walk, give them a treat every day. But today is special, as it’s #NationalLoveYourPetDay.