Owners lavish fancy products on their pets



A growing admiration for pets has Americans buying increasingly creative pet products, from self-washing, toilet-bowl-shaped cat litter boxes and dog strollers to tennis-ball-launching doggie golf-club drivers, treat launchers and high-tech clippers. These hot new products and hundreds of others were unveiled at Global Pet Expo, the pet industry's largest annual trade show in the world. Figures from the American Pet Products Manufacturers Association show spending on pets is at ...

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