Online shopping, pets and takeaways fuel surge in UK spending in 2021

Online shopping, pets and takeaways fuel surge in UK spending in 2021

Consumers splashed out on online shopping, takeaways, home improvements and streaming subscriptions in 2021, as ongoing Covid restrictions limited where people could spend their money.

You be the judge: should my girlfriend spend less money on her cats?

You be the judge: should my girlfriend spend less money on her cats?

Lakshmi and Rob don’t normally live together so it is Lakshmi’s decision as to how much she spends on her cats.So now you can be the judge, click on the poll below to tell us: should Lakshmi spend less money on her cats.

4 Reasons the Pandemic Is a Boon for the Pet Industry

4 Reasons the Pandemic Is a Boon for the Pet Industry

Add to this the growing availability of pet supplies online (the sector saw 11.3% percent growth for online sales in 2019 alone) plus the opportunity to connect with veterinarians and other professionals remotely via telehealth and other online options; the industry was well-positioned to take advantage of the COVID-19-induced circumstances.

Half of Brits worried about leaving pets now offices are reopening, says study

Half of Brits worried about leaving pets now offices are reopening, says study

But a new study of 2,000 people has revealed that half of UK adults are worried about leaving their furry friends when they return to the office.As for concerns around leaving pets behind, young people in particular were worried the impact returning to work would have on their furry friends.

Five Surefire Ways to Save On Pet Care

Five Surefire Ways to Save On Pet Care

In the book, I list numerous ways to save on pet spending while maintaining a high level of quality and care. Too often, vets have to work with a pet parent's limited budget, meaning they might not be able to follow the ideal medical protocol.

Pawsecco, anyone? Millennials splurge on pampered pets

Pawsecco, anyone? Millennials splurge on pampered pets

For young people who struggle to find time for human relationships, a pet is “someone to come home to, cuddle up with and love”, he said, with the added benefit that they help owners build social connections with other pet lovers.

Commonwealth Bank: Pet luxury spending doubles in two years

Commonwealth Bank: Pet luxury spending doubles in two years

Getting a dog nails polished is apparently a thing.Source:SuppliedDeputy General Manager for Small Business Nicole McCormack says pet shops have been getting creative.They’ve been offering new services, conveniences and products — all aimed at pampering pets.“Australian pet spending continues to rise and as a result we’re seeing more entrepreneurs launch niche small businesses to cater for the growing demand.

Five Surefire Ways to Save On Pet Care

Five Surefire Ways to Save On Pet Care

In the book, I list numerous ways to save on pet spending while maintaining a high level of quality and care. The good news is, you don't have to feed low-quality food to save money.