Study: Russians have increased the interest in buying Pets

The Russians in the second quarter of 2020 has increased the interest in purchasing domestic animals, and cats citizens interested in active than dogs, according to the RIA news service for posting ads to "Craigslist".

If still in service, cost, and cats, and dogs increased. So, dogs in April-June were worth 12% more than in the first quarter, and 20% more than a year ago. The average purchase of dogs at the site can cost 12,4 thousand roubles.

"The average cost of cat per year increased by 35% and for the quarter by 6%. Dynamics of prices on them are less active than dogs, they are also much lower. The average cost of the cats in the second quarter amounted to 3.8 thousand rubles, but prices may vary in different cities much", - added in service.

Among bought pedigreed cats the most popular breeds entered British and Maine Coon. "In the second quarter the Russians were ready to get money for dogs medium-sized breeds. First place in the top of the most popular dogs to buy took Yorkshire Terriers, and the third the Terriers. In the second place it was the German shepherd," said the company.