Estimated annual expenses for dog and cat owners in the U.S. as of 2015

Estimated annual expenses for dogs and cats in the United States in 2015 (in U.S. dollars)

Estimated annual expenses for dog and cat owners in the U.S. as of 2015 This statistic shows the estimated annual expenses of cat and dog owners for their pets in 2015 in the United States. In 2015, American cat owners reckoned they spent a median amount of some 390 U.S. dollars on medical costs for their pet.
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Estimated annual expenses for dogs and cats in the United States in 2015 (in U.S. dollars)

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Cat ownersDog owners
Toys58.566.9
Pet sitting / boarding113.6159.8
Other equipment (e.g. habitats, collars, litter)136.971.8
Medical costs (e.g., vet appointments, medications, procedures)390477.3
Food/ treats529.9535.9
Total1,228.91,311.7
Cat ownersDog owners
Toys58.566.9
Pet sitting / boarding113.6159.8
Other equipment (e.g. habitats, collars, litter)136.971.8
Medical costs (e.g., vet appointments, medications, procedures)390477.3
Food/ treats529.9535.9
Total1,228.91,311.7
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This statistic shows the estimated annual expenses of cat and dog owners for their pets in 2015 in the United States. In 2015, American cat owners reckoned they spent a median amount of some 390 U.S. dollars on medical costs for their pet.
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