Tag: Dog Owners

Pet Retailers to Promote Dog-Associated Happiness

“The well-respected survey that’s been a barometer of American politics, culture and behavior for more than four decades finally got around to the question that has bedeviled many a household: dog or cat?”

Real Estate Agents Get Out of Dog House with Fido-Loving Millennials

“Millennials, as it turns out, do want a home of their own—if only so their dogs are more comfortable,” the American Kennel Club reports. In spite of reports that Generation Y is avoiding purchasing homes, a report by CNN Money showed millennials (and their pooches) were the largest group of homebuyers in 2016.

16% of Consumers Plan to Dress their Pets in Costume this Year

According to NRF’s 2016 Halloween Consumer Top Costumes Survey, spending on Halloween costumes is expected to reach $3.1 billion, with 67 percent of Halloween celebrants planning to purchase costumes this year. More than three million children will dress as their favorite action or superhero, 2.9 million will dress as their favorite princess and 2.5 million plan to dress as a cat, dog, bunny or other animal.