Home for the Holidays—People with Pets Tend to Stay Put

If you’re a pet parent, chances are you’re staying home for the holidays. Most pet owners consider their furry friends part of the family and have a hard time leaving them behind during the holiday season when travel options are sparse.

Check out these interesting infographics for stats on how we feel about traveling with—or without—our dogs during the holiday season.

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Most people just don’t want to leave their dog in a kennel or can’t find family or friends they trust to help out. For others, it is a cost issue.

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In fact, most pet parents will go to great lengths to avoid leaving their dog alone during the holiday travel season.

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Even though they’re willing to spend to bring their best friends along for the ride, many would have just rather stayed home.

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Of course, there is always the option of Rover.com, where you pet can stay in the comfort of his own home with a trusted sitter.

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Are you traveling for the holidays? Will you bring your pet with you or leave him home? Let us know!