Which countries have the most pets in the world?

Which countries have the most pets in the world

Which countries have the most pets in the world? You can find out in our story below. Just click through to see the answers.

Interesting finds

  • Brazil dwarfs the world when it comes to bird ownership.
  • Switzerland ranks in the top twenty for ownership of fish.
  • China has a lot of cat and dog pet parents but not birds and fish.
  • UK pet parents have twice as many fish as dogs.
  • Italians have more birds as pets than Americans do.

Which countries have the most dogs in the world?

United States of America89,700,000
China30,000,000
Russia12,520,000
Japan12,000,000
Philippines11,600,000
India10,200,000
Germany10,100,000
Argentina9,200,000
United Kingdom9,000,000
France7,600,000
South Africa7,400,000
Poland7,311,000
Italy7,011,000
Spain6,733,00
Ethiopia5,000,000
Romania4,150,000
Austria3,700,000
Portugal2,050,000
Hungary2,050,000
Czechia2,000,000
Netherlands1,690,000
Belgium1,320,000

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