We surveyed 2,991 single straight men to see how their choice of pet defined their character.
Based on the pet we could determine which men were:
We didn’t let our participants know that the survey was pet related until the very last question. We asked the following:
The infographic below will give you all the details before we take a more in-depth look at the results.
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To avoid a cheater you should date a man who doesn’t own any pets as a single man with no commitments will be more committed to you. However, if you love animals then opt for a dog owner as they are the most faithful of all pet owners, you will be the man’s best friend (and hopefully more). Rabbit owners should be avoided or you will be hopping mad as 64% admitted to having an affair.
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Avoid hamster owners at all costs if you don’t want to be stung for the entire bill. He will be filling his cheeks knowing that he may not pick up the tab.
Pick a man with a cat if you like the traditional approach where the gentlemen covers all the costs.
If splitting is your thing then you want a bird lover.
The bird lover is the most likely to bring you flowers on a first date, closely followed by a dog owner. Fish and reptile owners are considered the least romantic.