A family vacation just wouldn’t be complete without your pet, right? Apparently a lot of pet owners think so. The PetRelocation.com Summer Pet Travel Survey looked at trends and habits of animal lovers on the go. Here’s some of what they found:
- Loyal companions. Dogs are the most common traveling companions: 58 percent of pets taken on a trip are canines, followed by cats (22 percent); birds (8 percent); and horses (6 percent).
- Spare no expense? Twenty-eight prevent of pet owners spend over $1,000 on pet travel (including transportation costs, products, relocation services, etc.); 11 percent spend $500-$1,000; and 48 percent spend no more than $500 on pet travel.
- Safety first. Despite the cost, safety is pet lovers’ top priority when traveling: 71 percent listed it as their main concern when making plans for pets, while only 17 percent cited money, and 12 percent were most concerned about convenience.
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