Dogs Edging Out Cats In Latest Pet Popularity Poll
Dog owners are in the majority in the U.S. According to the latest "American Pets Poll," 52% prefer pups as pets, while just 21% would rather have a cat. But few people believe in the stereotypical "crazy cat" lady or man. Just 23% think "cat owners are weirder than dog owners." And the feline family rules when it comes to less convention animal companions.
Sixteen-percent would welcome an elephant into their family, and polar bears are popular among 14-percent. But just six-percent think an alligator would make a good pet.