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Most Lavished On Dog Breeds (UK, 2008)


General Details:
  • In 2008 dog lovers spent up to £89,000 on their pet dogs.
  • The results are from a survey of 3000 UK dog owners by eSure (insurance firm) in 2008.
  • The expenses are even higher for some owners as they have more than one dog.
  • The largest expense was vets' fees, followed by food & then kennel fees.
  • The most expensive dog was the chihuahua (pictured).
The expenses included:
  • Buying the dog
  • Food
  • Grooming
  • Insurance
  • Kennel fees
  • Treats
  • Vets bills
Estimated lifetime spends per breed:
  • 1 Chihuahua (pictured)- £88,691
  • 2 Greyhound - £82,797
  • 3 Mastiff - £81,619
  • 4 Boxer - £49,896
  • 5 English setter - £49,548
  • 6 Doberman pinscher - £49,304
  • 7 Golden retriever - £48,442
  • 8 Poodle - £45,852
  • 9 Dalmatian - £44,383
  • 10 Great Dane - £41,661
  • 11 Whippet - £36,313
  • 12 Border collie - £35,573
  • 13 Dachshund - £34,046
  • 14 Pug - £34,034
  • 15 Bulldog - £33,994
  • 16 Beagle - £33,340
  • 17 Rhodesian ridgeback - £30,841
  • 18 Labrador - £30,291
  • 19 Spaniel - £26,887
  • 20 Jack Russell - £26,326
Related Posts:
Dog Breeds (List A-to-Z)


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Chihuahua Image by ALTO CONTRASTE Edgar AVG. (away) (cc)

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