Pets are popular in the United States. In fact, in the last year, a recorded 129.8 million American households owned a pet, according to the 2015-2016 APPA National Pet Owners Survey.

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But which are the most popular?

Here’s your Top Five:

  1. Freshwater fish: 95.5 million
  2. Cats: 85.8 million
  3. Dogs: 77.8 million
  4. Birds: 14.3 million
  5. Other small animals: 12.4 million

Does your pet make the list?

Allie Caren About the author:
Allie Caren is the Rare People editor. Follow her on Twitter @alLISTENc.
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