How much do you think your pet will cost you during his or her lifetime?

Lifetime cost perception for keeping pets in the United Kingdom (UK) 2016 This statistic shows the estimated lifetime cost of keeping a pet as perceived by pet owners in the United Kingdom in 2016. According to the survey, only 8 percent of owners expect the lifetime cost of their pet to be over 10,000 British pounds. Actual likely lifetime costs as calculated by PDSA show the cost of keeping a dog to be between 16 and 31 thousand British pounds.
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Estimated lifetime cost in GBPShare of pet owners
Up to £50012%
£501- £100016%
£1001- £500046%
£5001- £1000018%
£10001+8%
Estimated lifetime cost in GBPShare of pet owners
Up to £50012%
£501- £100016%
£1001- £500046%
£5001- £1000018%
£10001+8%
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This statistic shows the estimated lifetime cost of keeping a pet as perceived by pet owners in the United Kingdom in 2016. According to the survey, only 8 percent of owners expect the lifetime cost of their pet to be over 10,000 British pounds. Actual likely lifetime costs as calculated by PDSA show the cost of keeping a dog to be between 16 and 31 thousand British pounds.
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Release date
January 2017
Region
United Kingdom
Survey time period
21st June to 30th June 2016
Number of respondents
4,252 respondents
Special properties
Pet owners
Method of interview
Online survey

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