States With the Most Pets

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28. North Carolina
> Households with at least one pet: 58.6%
> Number of human households: 4,022,000 — 9th most
> Number of pet-owning households: 2,356,000 — 9th most

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27. Wisconsin
> Households with at least one pet: 59.0%
> Number of human households: 2,389,000 — 19th most
> Number of pet-owning households: 1,410,000 — 19th most

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26. Oregon
> Households with at least one pet: 59.2%
> Number of human households: 1,606,000 — 24th fewest
> Number of pet-owning households: 950,000 — 23rd fewest

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25. Iowa
> Households with at least one pet: 59.4%
> Number of human households: 1,298,000 — 21st fewest
> Number of pet-owning households: 771,000 — 21st fewest

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24. Alabama
> Households with at least one pet: 59.8%
> Number of human households: 1,984,000 — 24th most
> Number of pet-owning households: 1,187,000 — 24th most

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