Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Feeling Sticker Shock at the Vet?

The average household in the U.S. spent $655 on routine doctor and surgical visits for dogs last year, up 47% from a decade ago, according to the American Pet Products Association, as we report in this WSJ story.

But more vets offer or participate in third-party discount plans to give pet owners price cuts on treatments or perks, such as unlimited office visits. Check out the story to learn more.