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Another Way to Care for Your Dog or Cat Purchase a Pet Insurance Policy

Written by Free Pet Magazine on . Posted in Animal care, Health concerns for senior dogs, Insurance for pet care

Pet insurance for dogs

Are you curious about how much people in the United States spend on their pets every year? Since these pets, such as cats and dogs, are usually considered to be a beloved member of the family, you may not be surprised to see the following amounts:

    Pet food: $20.46 billion
    Pet supplies and over-the-counter medicine: $12.56 billion
    Veterinary care: $13.59 billion

In addition to the above, pet owners also spend a considerable amount on grooming and other services, such as dog walkers and pet daycare centers. According to the American Pet Products Association, people spent $5.41 billion during 2015 on grooming and boarding, and they spent $5.73 billion on these and other services during 2016.

While all these expenses are worth it to ensure a beloved pet’s health an