The global mobile pet care market provides pet owners convenience through mobile veterinary services, grooming, and training services at their homes or preferred locations. Mobile pet services offer veterinary care, vaccinations, grooming, boarding, training, and other services for dogs, cats, and other small pets. Veterinary services through mobile units help treat minor medical conditions, administering vaccines, prescribing medications, performing diagnostic tests such as blood work, and providing wellness examinations for pets. The growing pet humanization trend and rising global pet population are fueling the demand for convenient pet care services.
The global mobile pet care market is estimated to be valued at US$ 641.4 Mn in 2023 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 8.1% over the forecast period 2023-2030, as highlighted in a new report published by CoherentMI.
The increasing pet adoption rate and demand for convenient pet care services are expected to drive the growth of the global mobile pet care market over the forecast period. According to the American Pet Products Association (APPA), around 70 million dogs and 74.5 million cats are owned as pets in the U.S. as of 2021. The growing human-pet bonding and rising disposable income of pet owners are encouraging people to spend more on pet care and wellbeing. Mobile pet services provide convenient solutions through trained professionals who visit preferred locations of pet owners to take care of routine medical needs, thereby saving pet parents’ time and transportation costs. In addition, rising prevalence of zoonotic diseases stimulates the demand for vaccination facilities. Mobile units enable easy administration of routine vaccinations and monitoring of pet health. These factors are estimated to fuel the market growth during the forecast period.
The global mobile pet care market can be segmented based on the service type into mobile pet grooming, mobile veterinary care and mobile pet boarding. Among these, the mobile pet grooming segment accounts for over 45% of the market share owing to growing adoption trend of grooming and bathing of pets by owners on periodic basis. With increasing pet humanization and awareness about hygiene, the grooming services helps to keep pets clean and prevent spread of diseases, thus facilitating dominance of the segment.
Global Mobile Pet Care Market Segmentation:
- By Service Type
- Veterinary Care
- Diagnostic and Imaging Tests
- Others (Physical Heath Monitoring, etc.)
- Mobile Pet Grooming
- Hair Trimming
- Nail Clipping
- Others (Ear Cleaning, etc.)
- Mobile Pet Daycare
- Others (Mobile Pet Training, etc.)
- By Animal Type
- Others (Fish, Horses, etc.)
- By End User
Political: Regulations related to pet care adoption and animal welfare varies across regions which impacts operations of mobile pet care providers. However, favorable regulations in developed markets encourage market growth.
Economic: Rising pet ownership rates and disposable incomes in developed economies provide opportunities for mobile pet services to gain traction. Economic downturns may negatively impact spending on non-essential pet care services.
Social: Growing humanization of pets, small families and busy lifestyles drive demand for convenient pet care solutions like mobile services. Younger population prefer services offered virtually or through apps.
Technological: Technology advancements enable various value-added service offerings like online booking, GPS tracking and digital payments. Use of AI and IoT in pet care aids improved service delivery.
The Global Mobile Pet Care Market Size is expected to witness high growth. The global mobile pet care market is estimated to be valued at US$ 641.4 Mn in 2023 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 8.1% over the forecast period 2023-2030.
Regional Analysis- North America accounts for over 35% value share led by U.S. and Canada due rising pet humanization trends. Western Europe is the second largest regional market aided by growing older population opting for convenient pet care.
Key players operating in the mobile pet care market are PetSmart, Petco, Hollywood Feed, Pet Paradise, Aussie Pet Mobile, Purrfect Pet Services, Holistic Hound, My Pet Mobile Vet, Dial a Dog Wash, House Paws Mobile Vet, Mobile Mutts, Paw Pals Pet Sitting, Pet Calls Mobile Veterinary, Shelter to Sofa Mobile Grooming, The Pooch Mobile, Wags Mobile Pet Grooming, Walkin’ Pets by HandicappedPets.com, Mobile Pet Vet, LLC, Vet Care Pet Clinic, and Family Veterinary Inc.
1.Source: CoherentMI, Public sources, Desk research
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