The pet industry proved its ability to withstand a downward economy. Considered recession resistant, pet supplies say an increase of over 5% and pet services grew 6%. Future trends point towards the health of pets, the support of non-profit animal businesses by pet owners, pet insurance services, and online services. Social media sites have helped
It’s a fact that the pet sitting / dog walking industry is booming. There are many reasons for this but one very important one is because the startup costs can be so low. This can be a good thing – or not – depending on how the business is set up. - Read more at PetsitUSA . . .
Barney, a Labrador, ate 109 pebbles during a walk along the beach, requiring surgery to remove the stones. Scary experience, but one that could be covered by Petplan pet insurance if it happened to your best friend!