Of those who have pet friendly offices, 38 per cent purchased pet beds which topped the list for most purchased pet item in the office, closely followed by food bowls, blankets and pet treats.

What’s more, 23 per cent of pet owners invest in soft furnishings such as cushions and toys to enable pets to relax and unwind in a busy office environment. With 20 per cent of Brits having  scratching posts and climbers to keep their feline friends entertained in the office.