Such goods and services for four-legged ones like funerals, cremation, fashionable clothes, smart collars, safe car seats, treadmills, frozen food are becoming the norm. Some employers even reimburse the cost of animal life and health insurance to their employees reports the publication.
In veterinary medicine, they actively use magnetic resonance imaging, chemotherapy for cancer, acupuncture, water therapy, cataract surgery. Owners of health insurance for animals from one of the American companies pay an average of $ 30 a month. In case of need for medical intervention, the company covers part of the costs, but customers still have to pay, often several thousand dollars, the material says.
As reported by UNN, 65-year-old Joey Henney from Pennsylvania lives with two alligators. One of them, Wally, 1.4 meters long, was registered by the man as an animal of emotional support, noting that it has a calming effect on people.