The Consumer Index: May

1. CATSCAPING

Tanzanian safari: $5,000. Lion King seats: $250. Keeping Precious regally coiffed during the dog days ahead: a relative bargain. King-of-the-jungle cut, $65 at Pet Spa. Pet Spa, 669 Somerville Ave., Somerville, 617-666-7387, petspasomerville.com

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