Pets break stuff
2017 DAMAGE REPORT

Americans have spent $14.6 billion fixing devices damaged by their pets.

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we asked pet owners,

which devices
have your
pets damaged?”

pet cat
18% TVs
25% game
consoles
27% tablets
27% laptops
59% smartphones

THE GRRREATEST OFFENDERS

keep an eye on your gear around these pets

pet husky
63% male
55% small
58% middle-aged

DANGEROUS PURRRSONALITIES

curiousity killed the smartphone

61% CURIOUS

percentage of pet owners who described their destructive pet as curious.

floating phone
staring cat

DANGEROUS PURRRSONALITIES

idle paws

73% BORED

percentage of pet owners who described their destructive pet as bored
(when the damage occurred).

bored hamster

DANGEROUS PURRRSONALITIES

ruff life

53% SPOILED

percentage of pet owners who described their destructive pet as spoiled.

drool drips on phone

oh gnaw they didn't HOW THE DAMAGE HAPPENED:

59%

CHEWED IT

  • 19% knocked it off a counter
  • 10% spilled liquid on it
  • 7% stepped
    on it

claws & effect Half of pet owners leave their pet alone for more than 6 hours

sleeping dog - 1 hour
sleeping dog - 2 hour
sleeping dog - 3 hour
sleeping dog - 4 hour
sleeping dog - 5 hour
sleeping dog - 6 hour

Pets Damage an average of 3.3 devices per pet owner

even though 1 in 4 pet owners use pet monitors when they're away