Internet dating dogs
Of the 1,210 people who responded, 61 percent were women — and dogs and cats were by far the most common pets listed.(Still no word from science on the impact of exotic pets on one's dating life — though I do know a guy who made his future wife choose between him and her parrot after the bird repeatedly tried to bite his face.)The study's researchers theorized that "women will place more value on how a potential mate interacts with their pet than will single men" — and the results proved them right: The ladies were more than twice as likely as the gents to say that they were attracted to someone because he had a pet, and also about twice as likely to judge their date based on how they reacted to a furry companion. Getting into a relationship takes more than just creating an online profile. Hinge, a dating app powered largely by users' Facebook connections,...
On their first date, her Chihuahua, Hubbell, stole the man’s breakfast as they drove from New York City to Long Island. “I still wonder if Hubbell didn’t have something to do with that,” said Pelzer, 47, an actress who runs her own social media company and met the man on Pets When I first received a Facebook friend request from Neo Mc Kibben, my friend's therapy dog at Northridge Hospital, it was the first of many pet profiles that arrived in my inbox.As one in ten pets now has a social media profile, it's no wonder that these niche dating and social networking sites are popping up on the Internet.Maybe you also found us because you were specifically looking for a dog dating site. Pet dating is something that most people don’t even know is out there...although awareness of what we do and how we do it is growing.LOS ANGELES — On these dating sites, a passion for pets will help you find more than just puppy love.
Sites like Pets and You Must Love Dogs have found a new niche as singles flock to computers and smartphones to find relationships, connecting dog owners to potential mates who enjoy long walks in the dog park and slobbery canine kisses as much as they do.
Many of the sites encourage users to bring their dogs on first dates to break the ice or size up canine chemistry.
Many dating sites cater to religious, cultural and political preferences, but won’t focus as heavily on interests like pets, music or travel, said Karen North, a professor of social media at the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School of Journalism.
There once was a time where pet owners could sign up for an online dating site called Date My Pet to express their love for their pets.
According to Today Show.com, new sites such as Match for your dogs to meet other canine friends and Spot Wag, a support service to help you find the best doggy hotel or sitter for when you travel can help man's best friend find love and happiness on the Internet.
Neo now has 264 friends and a relationship status of "It's Complicated." Neo graduated in 2005 from Therapy Dogs Inc.