Today (Wednesday, Feb 20th) is National Love Your Pet day!

We all love our pets, don’t we? But today is the day set aside to SHOW our pets just how much they really mean to us.

We’re not alone either.  Here are the number of U.S. Households that own a pet (by type… in millions).

Dogs – 60

Cats – 47

Fish – 14.5

Reptiles – 4.7

Horses – 2.6

So, no matter what type of pet we have… Let’s show them some extra love today. They will be so surprised by the extra affection. And don’t forget to post a photo of your pet on social media today. Let them shine!

For more information on National Love Your Pet Day click HERE!

Rich Fields is a veteran radio broadcaster who is best known for having been the Announcer on the Price is Right. He is also an Emmy Award winning Meteorologist .