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22 Jun, 2023 06:15

Our obsession with pets and what they cost us


On this episode of The Cost of Everything, we take a closer look at how much the owners of ‘fur babies’ are spending to have their pets live a ‘human life.’ Is it only the West that is pet-obsessed or is it spreading? And does increased pet ownership correspond to decreased fertility rates? Host Christy Ai spoke with pet industry expert Phillip Cooper about how the pet industry has boomed worldwide in the past decade. From pet restaurants to pet spas, they go into detail and you do not want to miss it!