Growth in 2nd Quarter of 2004
|Knoxville, TN – July 20, 2004 – BringYourPet.com,
one of the world’s fastest growing online hotel directories for pet-friendly
hotel and travel lodging, saw a 115% increase in new property listings
during the 2nd quarter of 2004 when compared with the 1st quarter of 2004.
BringYourPet.com’s steady growth over the past year is in line with the
American Pet Products Manufacturers Association forecast that spending
in 2004 will rise to $34.3 billion, a 100 percent increase in just 10 years.
Company spokesperson Brian Bailey states that, “People taking their pets with them on vacation is a huge trend that doesn’t seem to be losing any momentum. Even when we compared our numbers for the 2nd quarter of last year to the 2nd quarter of this year we saw a 65% increase in new property listings. It’s really amazing how our culture has shifted from putting our pets in kennels to now taking them with us when we travel, and the hotel industry is responding.”
The 2nd quarter statistics amounted for an 8% total increase of the
properties listed on the Web site.
BringYourPet.com brings pet friendly travel options to traveling pet owners from the USA and abroad. The company Web site is located at http://www.bringyourpet.com.
For information on listing hotels on BringYourPet.com visit: http://www.bringyourpet.com/tour
Web site: www.bringyourpet.com
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