Number of U.S. Households That Own a Pet, by Type of Animal

(millions)

Pet Number
Dog 69.0
Cat 45.3
Freshwater fish 11.8
Bird 9.9
Small animal 6.2
Reptile 5.7
Horse 3.5
Saltwater fish 2.9
Source: American Pet Products Association's 2021-2022 National Pet Owners Survey.