Research and Markets: UK Domestic Pet Market Report 2015

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets (
has announced the addition of the “UK
Pet Market – Market Report 2015”
report to their offering.

This market report examines the UK pet market, which can be defined as
products prepared and sold specifically for domestic animals, including
items for dogs, cats, small animals, birds and fish. This does not
include items for animals that do not reside in a house, such as horses.

For the purposes of this report, the UK pet market is subdivided into
two key market sectors:

– Pet food

– Pet accessories.

Consisting of physical products purchased for consumption or use by
pets, this report excludes the likes of purchasing of the actual pet,
pet health products, kennelling or cattery fees, or veterinary fees.

Market Sectors

Pets include a broad range of domestic animals, mainly dogs, cats, small
animals – such as hamsters, rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas and
ferrets – fish, reptiles and birds. This report covers the scope of pet
food and pet accessories for domestic, indoor animals and therefore does
not include products for the likes of large animals such as horses, or
outdoor birds such as chickens.

Pet Food

The pet food sector consists of any food or drink product manufactured
and sold specifically for consumption by pets, and therefore excludes
any human food products that may be given to animals. Commercial pet
food includes the nutrients that the animal needs for a balanced diet,
manufactured by blending mixtures of ingredients including meat and
fish, vegetables, cereals, vitamins and minerals to produce foods that
can include all (complete food), or some (complementary), of a pet’s
nutritional needs.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction & Definition

2. Key Drivers

3. Economic Trends

4. Forecasts

5. Competitor Analysis

6. Regional Variation In The Marketplace

7. Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities & Threats


Companies Mentioned:

– Ancol Pet Products Ltd

– Armitages Pet Products Ltd

– Butcher’S Pet Care Ltd

– Crown Pet Foods Ltd

– Mars Petcare Uk

– Nestlé Purina Petcare Ltd

– Pets At Home Ltd

– Spectrum Brands Ltd

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