Survey Reveals Pandemic Pet Owners Worried About Returning to the Workplace

Yahoo! Finance

Thu Mar 04 2021 05:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

71% of Gen Zers and 48% of millennials want to bring their pets with them when they return to the workplace; 1 in 2 employers planning to make that a reality

According to Banfield's new survey, 1 in 3 people – and nearly 1 in 2 Gen Zers – say they got a new pet during the pandemic. While quarantine has come with many challenges, it's only brought pets and their people closer together, with nearly 80% saying they were able to bond with their pet more during this time.

71% of Gen Zers and 48% of millennials want to bring their pets with them when they return to the workplace; 1 in 2 employers planning to make that a reality

According to Banfield's new survey, 1 in 3 people – and nearly 1 in 2 Gen Zers – say they got a new pet during the pandemic. While quarantine has come with many challenges, it's only brought pets and their people closer together, with nearly 80% saying they were able to bond with their pet more during this time.