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Fun Facts About Pets and Their Owners

So it has been another fun weekend here at the Trupanion pet insurance office and we’ve gathered up some more fun and interesting pet related facts for you!

Did you know that…

  • More than 40% of pet owners admit to talking to their cat or dog over the phone or through the answering machine? Well..it’s true!
  • Approximately 25% of pet owners say that after bathing their pet,  they blow-dry their pet’s hair.
  • About 40% of cat and dog owners admit to carrying a picture of their pet in their wallet. – Do you?
  • Every year, about 2.5 million people get new puppies and kittens.
  • Both cats and humans have identical regions in the brain responsible for emotion.
  • Cats respond to women more so than men because they have a higher pitch to their voice.

For other interesting, fun, and unusual pet related facts, check out BestFriendsPetCare.

About Akvile @

Akvile is an avid fan of surfing on snow, on water, and the web! Growing up in NY, she moved to Seattle a few years ago and has found her happiness here, where she can do all of the above. Aside from working during the week in the Trupanion office, she has her hands full being the mother of Batman, her massive-eared mini schnauzer who is a cuddle monster by day and super hero by night. She enjoys traveling, wakeboarding, snowboarding, camping, painting, and DJ'ing for fun.

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