Let’s take a look at something all pet owners are very familiar with: toys. Your dog has them. Your cat has them. They squeak under your foot on a late night quest from the bedroom to the kitchen for a glass of water.
After thinking about my own overflowing dog toy basket at home, I was curious so I decided to ask you: how many toys does your pet have?
Our survey yielded interesting results and I was surprised to see that many households have over 100 pet toys in them!
- We received over 100 responses
- The number of toys in a household ranged from 1 to 200
- The average number of toys in a household is 34
Some of the fun photos and comments we saw:
Bella has lots and lots of expensive toys, but her most favourite of all is one of her Dad’s socks pulled off his foot when he arrives home from a long day’s work <3 -Rosemary D.
Even though my two boys have so many toys my mini aussie’s favorite thing is my sons socks and my border collies favorite is an old, rotten piece of a soccer ball “skin”. Go figure! -Janine V.
Of course, Leo’s favourite toy is an empty box! LOL -Terrina
All lost…Upteen (100’s) of stuffed, catnip toys in various shapes and sizes. Buried in chairs, hidden under cabinets and stuffed into clothes piles. Mysteriously gone, plastic micey gizmos thrown away into boxes, bags, and trash cans. All stashed away for a rainy day. Love those Maine Coons. -Gail S.