Consider the following:
*Over 49% of US adult leisure travelers consider their pet to be part of the family. Eighteen percent of them usually take their pets with them when they travel. Source: travelhorizonsTM, July 2009
*A hotel's pet friendly status was a top consideration for 29% of summer travelers choosing a hotel. Source: AAA June 2013 Summer Travel Survey
*68% of US households own a pet, which equates to 82.5 million homes. Source: 2013-2014 American Pet Products Association's National Pet Owners Survey
*Dog owners engaged in more walking and physical activity than non-dog owners. They were also 54% more likely to get the recommended level of physical activity. Source: American Heart Association study, 2013
How can you use these trends to connect to your customers and even make your employees happier and healthier? Include the four- legged family members in your business strategy.
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