Saving on Pet Care 4 Ways to Cut Costs

Written by Pet Magazine on May 9th, 2017. Posted in Cat health, Pet health, Vet insurance for dogs

Pet care

For most pet owners, life simply wouldn’t be complete without their furry friends. Though these companions can vary in size and shape, cats and dogs always top the list of most popular. In fact, 46.3 million households have a dog and 76.43 million have a cat in the United States today.

But caring for Fido comes at a cost. Each year, pet parents in the United States spend $20.46 billion on food, $12.56 billion on supplies and $13.59 billion on vet care for their pets. These costs stack up quickly and in the worst case, can sometimes lead pet parents to have to give up their furry friend when they can no longer afford pet care.

But smart pet parents know that there are some things that can be done to minimize these costs without sacrificing your pet’s quality of life or care. From preventative measures to ins