Over Half of U.S. Singles Own Pets, New Study Shows

Pet Ownership

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  • In the last five years, pet-owning singles have begun closing the gap with pet-owning families. The number of single adults with pets increased over 16 percent from 2006 to 2011. As of 2012, 55 percent of single adults in the U.S. were pet owners, as were 66 percent of families.

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