If you are thinking about sharing your life with a pet, this resource was developed in partnership with the Pet Industry Association of Australia as a useful checklist to help you be a responsible pet owner. If you already own a pet, this resource can also help you and your pet share the many health, social and mental benefits that responsible pet ownership brings.
Pet ownership in Australia report
Responsible pet ownership provides significant health and wellbeing benefits to pet owners and communities. Pet Ownership In Australia 2016 outlines emerging trends, statistics and observations in relation to pets and pet ownership in Australia. This includes observations regarding barriers to increasing pet ownership including restrictive strata rules, lifestyle choices and cost.
Pet Ownership in Australia 2016 is a resource for governments, policy makers, advocacy bodies and communities when considering measures that will have an impact on Australia’s pet populations.