US dog food, treat spending higher than cats’ in 2018
Survey participants told APPA market researchers that they spent an average US$259 on dog food in 2018, whereas cat owners spent US$228.
The average amount U.S. pet owners spent on their animals’ food and treats in 2018 ranged from US$37 for freshwater fish food to US$1,577 for horse feed. Along with those extremes, the American Pet Products Association’s (APPA) annual survey revealed that dog and cat owners’ food expenses are much…
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