If you’re a pet owner, it's no secret your pet is just another family member.
Most of us have heard of the phrase “fur babies.” It comes from the fact pet owners view their four-legged sidekick as more than just an animal -- they are part of the brood.
Indeed, a survey conducted by Nielsen showed that 95 percent of Americans consider their pets part of the family. And owners will splurge on all sorts of amenities -- grooming, walking, boarding and supplies, to name a few.
And with May being National Pet Month, it’s a great time for owners to reassess the needs of their beloved pets and make sure they are happy and healthy.
Luckily, these pet franchises are here to help: