UK PET owners are kitting out their homes to accommodate their four-legged companions, according to new research.
A survey of 1,013 UK pet owners carried out by interiors etailer, Furniture123.co.uk, revealed that British pet owners spend an average of £286 per year furnishing and decorating their home for their furry friends.
This comes following recent reports that - as a nation - Brits spend a total of £1,150* on pets each year.
The research found that £80 of these annual costs were spent on redecorating and refreshing the home this included touching up paintwork and replacing flooring and carpets.
Pet beds (89%) topped the list for pet-friendly furniture purchased by British pet owners.