Though dog and cat owners typically spend a lot of their waking hours with their pets and picking up pet toys, that apparently isn’t enough, as many Americans say that they share a bed as well, rather than having them use a pet bed, according to new polling data from Novosbed.
Approximately three-quarters – 71 percent – of respondents said that they sleep with their pets at night, mattress company Novosbed found. The analysis was performed to help recognize National Sleep Awareness Week, which is observed the first week of March.
“I’ve got a Greater Swiss Mountain Dog and before this survey, I would never have allowed him to sleep in our bed,” said Sam Prochazka, CEO and co-founder of the Canada-based mattress company. “Now that the results are in I’m re-thinking that.”
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