"The pet care sector of the economy is one that is expanding and evolving in Saudi Arabia. Cats (77.4%) and birds (24.6%) were the most popular pet species, followed by dogs (9.7%). Due to the fact that this is an Islamic nation and dogs are regarded as unclean creatures, the adoption of dogs is substantially lower than it should be. Although camel adoption is popular in Saudi Arabia since camels play a significant role in the country's history and culture, cats are the most popular pet among Saudi citizens. The Bedouin people of Saudi Arabia have employed the Arabian camel, also known as the dromedary camel, for thousands of years as a mode of transportation, a source of milk and meat, as well as for cultural and religious activities. In Saudi Arabia, having a pet is growing in popularity, especially among the younger generations who are more and more interested in doing so. Except when utilised for legitimate government functions, exotic and non-domestic animals are not allowed admission into the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. According to the research report “Saudi Arabia Pet Care Overview, 2027,"" published by Bonafide Research, The Saudi Arabia Pet Care market was valued at more than USD 1.05 Billion in 2021. To protect the health and comfort of pets, special care may be needed in Saudi Arabia due to its hot and arid climate. This can entail offering plenty of shade and water as well as avoiding letting pets run around during the warmest times of the day. Generally speaking, Saudis are highly compassionate towards their and treat them as if they were a member of the family, spending time and money on their upkeep. Pet food, accessories, grooming, and veterinary treatment are just a few of the goods and services offered by Saudi Arabia's pet care business. Services for pet sitting and pet day care are also growing in popularity. Pet food is a vital part of pet care and is crucial to the general health and welfare of animals. For pets to stay healthy and avoid sickness, proper nutrition is crucial. Bonaciba, whiskas are the most used pet food in Saudi Arabia. Popular shops for pet toys are Bayt Al Aleefa, Hayat Pets, My pets, Pets land, Animals corner and many more.
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Distribution by Product Type Pet treats, snacks, and wet, canned, and dry food. Dry pet food represents the market leader and has the biggest share when categorised by product type. The demand for this kind of pet food has been increasing because it is the most practical in terms of feeding and storing. Wet and canned pet food as well as snacks and treats are other popular pet food varieties. In addition to traditional pet care services, there are also many online resources and communities in Saudi Arabia dedicated to pet care, where pet owners can share information, ask for advice, and connect with other pet owners. If the pet owners encounter any problems with their animals. They can easily access these websites, provide details about their pets, and receive precise solutions while being at their home. A humanization trend where more owners are treating their pets like family has been brought on by growing pet care awareness. Due to this, there is now a higher demand for pet foods that are more nutrient-dense and manufactured using advanced formulas, which is boosting regional market expansion. In order to meet the demands of all pets, from dogs and cats to birds and reptiles, the manufacturers are creating new and improved pet food varieties because some key nutrients are lost during processing. Pet food makers confront significant problems from pet owners who are prone to criticise pet food manufacturers in the market's highly competitive pet food sector. Pet insurance is available in Saudi Arabia, and it’s becoming increasingly popular among pet owners in the country. Many insurance companies in Saudi Arabia offer pet insurance policies, with varying levels of coverage and pricing options. Illness-only pet insurance: This type of policy covers your pet for any illness or disease, including cancer, diabetes, and infections. It typically does not cover accidents or injuries resulting from an accident. Comprehensive pet insurance: This type of policy provides coverage for both accidents and illnesses, including routine check-ups, vaccinations, and dental care. It is the most comprehensive form of pet insurance available. There are several smart devices available for pet care in Saudi Arabia. These devices can help dog/cat owners monitor their pets' health, activity levels, and behaviour remotely, and some can even provide automated care and feeding. Smart collars, Smart feeders, Smart cameras, Smart training devices. The innovations in Saudi Arabia have helped to improve the quality of life for pets in Saudi Arabia and have made it easier for pet owners to care for their beloved companions. In recent years, there has been a growing interest in pet care and animal welfare in Saudi Arabia, with more pet stores and veterinary clinics opening up across the country. There are also several animal welfare organizations that work to rescue and care for abandoned and mistreated animals. While the pet culture in Saudi Arabia may be different from that of many other countries, pets are still an important part of many families' lives and are treated with care and respect.
Considered in this report • Geography: Saudi Arabia • Historic year: 2017 • Base year: 2022 • Estimated year: 2023 • Forecast year: 2028 Aspects covered in this report • Saudi Arabia Pet Care market with its value and forecast along with its segments • Country-wise Pet Care market analysis • Various drivers and challenges • On-going trends and developments • Top profiled companies • Strategic recommendation By Segments Type • Pet Food • Pet Accessories • Pet Healthcare • Pet Grooming
By Animals Type • Dog Food • Cat Food • Fish Food • Bird Food • Others By Food Type • Dry Food • Wet Or canned • Snacks and treats • Others The approach of the report: This report consists of a combined approach of primary as well as secondary research. Initially, secondary research was used to get an understanding of the market and listing out the companies that are present in the market. The secondary research consists of third party sources such as press releases, annual report of companies, analyzing the government generated reports and databases. After gathering the data from secondary sources primary research was conducted by making telephonic interviews with the leading players about how the market is functioning and then conducted trade calls with dealers and distributors of the market. Post this we have started doing primary calls to consumers by equally segmenting consumers in regional aspects, tier aspects, age group, and gender. Once we have primary data with us, we have started verifying the details obtained from secondary sources. Intended audience This report can be useful to industry consultants, manufacturers, suppliers, associations & organizations related to Pet Care industry, government bodies and other stakeholders to align their market-centric strategies. In addition to marketing & presentations, it will also increase competitive knowledge about the industry. "