State of Pet Health®

pet health

We know pet health

Banfield’s State of Pet Health report gives you our latest information on health issues facing pets today. Using results from our unique medical records software, PetWare®, our research team analyzes data from more than 2.5 million dogs, half a million cats, and over 1,000 Banfield locations to create a top-down, big picture of pet wellness across the United States. 

Uniting the State of Pet Health

Our patented PetWare® software allows for expanded record-sharing capabilities to allow data analysis at scale.

Our research team gathers and analyzes data year-round to monitor trends in pet health and disease.

After a complete analysis, Banfield shares and publishes our findings in professional journals and reports, including State of Pet Health.

Top issues: Osteoarthritis

A growing population of pets are at risk of developing osteoarthritis. 

Download the 2019 report - Spotlight on osteoarthritis




Top issues: Skin allergies

Skin issues in pets are often caused by one of three distinctly different allergies.

Download the 2018 report - Trends on skin allergies




Top issues: Obesity

We’re seeing a big increase in overweight pets and obesity-related health issues.

Download the 2017 report - Spotlight on obesity



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Pet wellness is a wonderful thing

Set a foundation for health and happiness with your furry bundle of joy.
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