Mar 12

Children and pets

Pets are a great way to promote responsibility within a family.  Children that grow up caring for a pet are generally more responsible and empathic as teens and ultimately adults.  Feeding, grooming and exercising a pet are all things that require humans to focus on something besides themselves.  Children can feel good about the care they are providing -a wagging tail or content purr is amazingly rewarding!  Pets are the best listeners and will never betray a confidence.  Learn more about the benefits of pet ownership at