MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — People love their pets, but one set of owners seem to be happier than another.
According to a new survey, dog owners are about twice as likely as cat owners to say they’re very happy.READ MORE: Plymouth Hospital Set To Close Temporarily As Nurses Go On Strike Over Fair Pay
The General Social Survey shows that 36 percent of dog owners describe themselves as very happy – compared to 18 percent of cat owners who say the same.READ MORE: Double Crash On I-35W Leaves 2 Dead
Those who own dogs are also likely happier than those who don’t, the survey says.
Having both types of pets, however, appears to cancel each other out happiness-wise.MORE NEWS: 2 Pedestrians Shot And Injured In South Minneapolis