For nearly two-thirds of American households,
family life does not only
revolve around spouses, children and relatives, but around beloved animal members of the household, as well. Those deep attachments, which support an economic market that exceeds $55 billion in spending each year, are the focus of Uhlig’s veterinary division, bringing the power and flexibility of our multichannel communications tools to this cherished dimension of American life.
Once regarded as an internal household concern with negligible economic importance, companion animal ownership in the United States has soared during the past 30 years, with pet-related spending more than tripling in the last 20 years alone. Our pet- and breed-specific veterinary solutions are designed
It is estimated that one million
dogs in the United States have
been named as the primary
beneficiary of their owner's
As of 2012, American families
owned 83.3 million dogs and
95.6 million cats. Male and female
dogs are owned in roughly equal
proportions, but cat owners
prefer female cats (above).
to meet the unique needs of the nearly 73 million American families that own one or more companion animals, and to provide valuable practice support to nearly 55,000 veterinarians and animal-health professionals who serve them. We understand the unique and important place that companion animals occupy in the hearts and hearthsides of America.
From ensuring proper lifetime care and vaccinations
to avoiding abandonment
and saving lives, we at Uhlig understand the unique and important place
that companion animals occupy in the hearts and hearthsides of America. We look forward to keeping that tradition strong – and ready to have its ears scratched – for many years to come.
"To his dog, every man is Napoleon; hence the constant popularity of dogs."
— Aldous Huxley
Photo: A Katz