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Pets & Animals stores on Shopify

Updated Jan 21 2022

There are 30,317 live Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.

In this report, we'll cover the following essential statistics on Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.

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The most popular subcategories under Pets & Animals are:

  • 64.2% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category sell Pet Food & Supplies products
  • 39.5% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category sell Dogs products
  • 6.6% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category sell Cats products

Here are the the top Pets & Animals subcategories by store count.

Growth of Pets & Animals Stores On Shopify

Here is the historical growth of stores on Shopify in the Pets & Animals category.

  • Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category have increased 17.7% quarter-over-quarter in 2021 Q4.
  • Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category have increased 69% year-over-year in 2021 Q4.
Quarter
New Active Stores
2017 Q1
470
2017 Q2
398
2017 Q3
446
2017 Q4
543
2018 Q1
546
2018 Q2
604
2018 Q3
849
2018 Q4
634
2019 Q1
837
2019 Q2
972
2019 Q3
883
2019 Q4
985
2020 Q1
1,158
2020 Q2
1,624
2020 Q3
1,677
2020 Q4
2,143
2021 Q1
2,215
2021 Q2
2,506
2021 Q3
2,853
2021 Q4
4,388
2022 Q1 (to date)
1,138
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

It's hard to know exactly when a Shopify store was first created but we use a heuristic combining DNS and WHOIS data that provides a reasonable approximation.

Social Media Usage On Shopify Stores In The Pets & Animals Category

Here are the top social media sites for Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.

  • Facebook is used by 47.6% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.
  • Instagram is used by 47.3% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.
  • Twitter is used by 11.8% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.
Type
Stores
Facebook
14,433
Instagram
14,340
Twitter
3,570
Pinterest
3,127
YouTube
2,708
LinkedIn
725
Tiktok
485
Facebook Group
284
Snapchat
91
Yelp
33

Contact Information On Shopify Stores In The Pets & Animals Category

Here are the top contact methods for Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.

  • 61.1% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category have an email on their website
  • 31.7% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category provide a phone number on their website
Type
Stores
Email
18,525
Phone
9,596

Top Countries For Shopify Stores In The Pets & Animals Category

Here are the top countries for Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.

  • 54.4% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category are in United States
  • 11.0% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category are in United Kingdom
  • 8.7% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category are in Australia
  • 7.6% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category are in Canada
Country
Stores
16,487
2,631
2,307
407
337
333
312
305

With a paid account, stores can also be segmented by region and city.

Top Shopify Apps For Stores In The Pets & Animals Category

Here are the top Shopify apps, ordered by number of installs, across stores in the Pets & Animals category.

  • 16.2% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category have installed the Klaviyo: Email Marketing & SMS Shopify app.
  • 16.1% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category have installed the Product Reviews Shopify app.
  • 14.7% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category have installed the Oberlo ‑ Dropshipping App Shopify app.

With a paid account on Store Leads, you'll be able to see which stores have installed specific apps. You can also see when specific apps were installed (or uninstalled) by each store.

Top Technologies on Shopify Stores In The Pets & Animals Category

Many Shopify merchants run third-party technologies on their store in addition to apps from the Shopify App Store.

We're tracking 258 different technologies that have 180,749 collective installs on Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.

  • Cloudflare CDN is used by 98.6% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.
  • Apple Pay is used by 61.4% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.
  • Facebook Pixel is used by 54.1% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.

Here are the top 10 third-party technologies, ordered by number of installs, across all Shopify stores.

Technology
Stores
18,620
16,205
13,394
4,919

Number Of Products Sold For Shopify Stores In The Pets & Animals Category

Here is the breakdown of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category by the number of products that they sell.

  • 25.5% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category sell 1 - 9 different products.
  • 17.8% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category sell 10 - 24 different products.
  • 14.4% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category sell 25 - 49 different products.
Products Sold
Stores
1 - 9
7,740
10 - 24
5,390
25 - 49
4,363
50 - 99
4,145
100 - 249
3,827
250 - 999
2,681
1000 - 4999
1,092
5000 - 9999
222
10000 - 24999
77
25000 - 99999
28

Top Shopify Themes For Stores In The Pets & Animals Category

Shopify has an active and extension theme store. Merchants using Shopify can use one of those pre-built theme or develop their own custom theme to meet their needs. We're currently tracking over 500 different Shopify themes. Here are the top themes.

  • The debut theme is used by 24.5% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.
  • The brooklyn theme is used by 5.9% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.
  • The dawn theme is used by 5.6% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category.
Theme Name
Stores
debut
7,436
brooklyn
1,793
dawn
1,697
minimal
1,543
venture
1,209
impulse
1,158
supply
1,051
simple
725
narrative
658
prestige
623

Top-level Domain Distribution For Shopify Stores In The Pets & Animals Category

The majority of Shopify stores use a .com domain. This is not surprising since alternate top-level domains have only been introduced somewhat recently and there is still a certain cachet associated with .com domains.

  • 75.2% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category have a .com domain.
  • 4.5% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category have a .co.uk domain.
  • 4.2% of Shopify stores in the Pets & Animals category have a .com.au domain.
Top-level Domain
Stores
.com
22,811
.co.uk
1,350
.com.au
1,274
.ca
635
.co
469
.shop
447
.store
362
.net
356
.org
254
.co.nz
221

Top Stores In The Pets & Animals Category

Here are the top 5 Pets & Animals stores ordered by worldwide store rank.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
PETstock Australia
1,577
2016/12/30
Paw.com
1,671
2019/08/23
Whistle
2,774
2016/12/30
Alpha Paw
3,026
2020/01/24
Petsense
3,670
2018/07/06

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New Stores In The Pets & Animals Category

Here are the top 5 most recent Pets & Animals stores.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
Club Wags
1,438,118
2022/01/21
Pet Tame
2,469,090
2022/01/21
TobyAndCoty
2,472,775
2022/01/21
noseworkpups
2,494,713
2022/01/21
catmemore
2,518,952
2022/01/21

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