Originally published by Bostinno
Millennials are less likely to be married and are waiting longer to start families, a trend which has led them to adopt pets at higher rates.
According to Abha Bhattarai at the Washington Post, Millennials are half as likely to be married or living with a partner than they were 50 years ago. This trend corresponds with a surge in pet ownership.
At the end of 2019, the pet industry is estimated to be worth $75.4 billion. With this staggering dollar amount comes an influx of pet startups in Boston. We highlight seven of those companies below.