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INFOGRAPHIC: The Pampered Pet

100-PO025 (R 12/2017)


(Rachel Friederich , DOC Communications)

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How much do we spend?

Americans spent more than $66.7 billion dollars on their pets in 2016. Here’s a breakdown of how they spent it:

  • $2.1 billion: Live Animal Purchases
  • $5.7 billion: Grooming and Boarding Services
  • $14.7 billion: Supplies and Over the Counter Medicines
  • $15.9 billion: Veterinary Care
  • $28.2 billion: Food
  1. 2022 Total U.S. Pet Industry Expenditures, compiled by the American Pet Products Association