Pet Food News / Pet Ownership Statistics
on October 8, 2020

Smaller, older dogs alter UK pet food market

People in the UK increasingly keep smaller breeds of dog, where 51% of dogs now weigh less than 10 kilograms

Advances in nutrition, care and medicine helped dog and cat lifespan double during the past four decades in the United Kingdom, where dogs now live an average 12 years, while cats’ nine lives last them 15 years. However, changes in pet ownership patterns also played a role. In Mars Petcare

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