Pet owners: Attitudes to pet behavoir issues in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014

This statistic shows the percentage share of pet owners agreeing with various statements regarding pet behavioral issues in the United Kingdom, according to a survey conducted in 2014. Of respondents, 62 percent of pet owners have been frightened or concerned by a dog's behavior.

Pet owners views on pet behavior issues in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014

Share of respondents in agreement
It is acceptable to leave a child unattended with a dog.35%
I have been frightened or concerned by a dog’s behaviour.62%
Children’s play areas should be dog-free zones.79%
Owners must take full responsibility for their dog’s behaviour.94%
Dog licences should be reintroduced.66%
HM Government should take the issue of dangerous dogs more seriously.78%
Owners should face tougher penalties if their dog attacks another person or animal86%
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Sources

Release date

December 2014

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

2014

Special properties

Pet owners

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Number of respondents not specified.

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Statistics on "Pet ownership in the United Kingdom (UK)"

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