The World’s 10 Richest Pets

flossie barrymoreWe’ve all heard the saying “It’s a dog’s life” meaning that life can be tough at times. Well for some dogs (and other pets as well) their lives are anything but.

Good fortune has smiled upon a handful of lucky animals in the form of a massive money fortune. That’s right, believe it or not some pets are multi-millionaires! Okay try and get your blood pressure back under control and take a deep breath… yes we know that’s not fair…

Now you’ve calmed down it’s time to come with us as we take a look at the World’s 10 Richest Pets. These lucky pups and canny cats all have bank balances that you and I can only dream about, and they lead the kinds of lifestyles generally associated with kings and queens.

Come and meet the most fabulously wealthy animals who make up the World’s 10 Richest Pets list. Click here…

The $53 Billion Dollar Question

moneyThe Pentagon recently submitted its 2014 budget request and – surprise, surprise – it was close to $53 billion above its allocated spending limit. Cue the usual public outcry and media fury, but the truth is that Americans spent even more than that last year on pets alone, and no one even raised an eyebrow!

In 2012, we the people forked out a whopping $53.3 billion on our furry friends without so much as breaking a sweat. With around 65% of all homes in the US claiming an animal as part of the family, our annual spending on pet food, veterinary services and pet luxuries has become colossal.

Experts say this figure is only going to increase, so you’d better have pretty deep pockets to keep your pet in the manner to which it is obviously now accustomed. Read more…