Check Out Western New York’s Cutest Pets [PHOTOS]
Today is National Love Your Pet Day and one of the ways people love their pets is to show them off on social media.
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National Love Your Pet Day is celebrated every February 20th and it is a day for people to embrace and show off their love of that special fur baby or baby. Around 60% of Americans are current pet owners.
Besides giving us lots of love, according to the National Love Your Pet Day website, people learn a lot from their pets and are very grateful that they have their pets in their lives. Here are some things reasons people are grateful for their pets.
#1 My pet gives me unconditional love (22%)
#2 My pet helps comfort me when I'm sad (17%)
#3 My pet makes me look forward to going home (13%)
#4 My pet helps me become a more loving person (10%)
#5 My pet teaches me to be more patient (10%)
Also, most people have a special bond with their pets. 12% of people let their pets sleep in the bed with them. 10% of people talk to their pets in a funny/sweet voice. 10% of people surveyed said that their pet is their best friend, and 4% of people said they post way too many photos of their pet online.
22% of people treat their pet like a member of the family and cats are more popular pets for women than men.
Check out some of the cutest pets in New York.
These Are New York's Cutest Pets [PHOTOS]
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