Special Report

States With the Most Cats as Pets

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3. West Virginia
> Households with at least one cat: 37.7%
> Number of cat-owning households: 284,000 — 15th fewest
> Number of human households: 755,000 — 12th fewest
> Cat population: 595,000 — 16th smallest

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2. Maine
> Households with at least one cat: 43.6%
> Number of cat-owning households: 264,000 — 14th fewest
> Number of human households: 606,000 — 9th fewest
> Cat population: 500,000 — 13th smallest

1. Vermont
> Households with at least one cat: 44.6%
> Number of cat-owning households: 118,000 — 7th fewest
> Number of human households: 265,000 — 2nd fewest
> Cat population: 150,000 — 4th smallest

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