A new survey On SWNSDigital.com of 2,000 single people found 67% would DUMP someone if their pet didn’t like them. And we value our pet’s opinion of people we date over everyone else’s opinion . . . including our own.
Two-thirds said they trust their pet more than friends or family when it comes to relationships. And 71% trust their pets take more than they trust themselves. Here are five more quick stats . . .
1. Seven in 10 people have dated someone their pet didn’t like. And 63% said their pet has saved them from dating the wrong person.
2. When it comes to getting along with our pets, we don’t give a lot of second chances. Most people said if their pet doesn’t like the person immediately, it’s over.
3. The most obvious signs your pet doesn’t like someone is: They won’t go near them . . . they claw or bite . . . or they growl or hiss.
4. 69% said they’d rather be in a fight with a significant other than a fight with their pet.
5. According to the poll, the best ways to make someone’s pet like you are: Be friendly . . . scratch them behind the ear . . . and give them treats.