Download: Do you like your pets more than your relatives?

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Just how much do you love your pet? More than your mother-in-law?

The Telegraph reports that according to new research from retailer Matalan, many people admit to loving their pets more than some of their family members.

In a recent survey, 22 percent of people considered their pets close family members.

Only 21 percent paid the same compliment to their in-laws.

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