NUMBER OF U.S. HOUSEHOLDS THAT OWN A PET, BY TYPE OF ANIMAL

(millions)

Pet Number
Bird 6.1
Cat 42.9
Dog 54.4
Horse 2.5
Freshwater fish 12.3
Saltwater fish 1.3
Reptile 4.9
Small animal 5.4
Source: American Pet Products Association's 2015-2016 National Pet Owners Survey.