November 4, 2010

Gauging Family Intimacy

The Family Cat

Do you think of your cat or cats as a member of your family or don’t you think of your cat in that way?

Cite this publication: . “Gauging Family Intimacy.” Pew Research Center, Washington, D.C. (March 7, 2006) http://www.pewsocialtrends.org/2006/03/07/gauging-family-intimacy/, accessed on July 22, 2014.

A nationwide survey finds that just about every breed of human owner considers their pet to be family. But some groups are more disposed than others to feel this way.