Mars announced that this year, mixed breed dogs in the US will have the chance to be counted with the nation's first ever Mars Veterinary National Mutt Census.
Mixed breed dogs account for 53% of all pet dogs in the US, according to Mars. The National Mutt Census, to be conducted by Mars Veterinary , is expected to provide insights into the background of the nation's mixed breed dog population.
By Tim Wall
In 2020, pandemic driven demand alternative pet market, reducing owner preparation and diligence as people scramble to buy what puppies they could, without investigating the source, or even seeing the young dog.
By Debbie Phillips-Donaldson
Issues with pet food transportation have contributed to higher costs in supply chain disruptions.