Many of us have fond memories of growing up with the family cat or dog (or both if your parents happened to be equal opportunity pet lovers 🙂 ).
Decade after decade, the debate continues – is it good for kids to grow up with pets? There are many positive reasons why children should own pets. Not only do pets teach children many life skills, they are also wonderful friends.
Check out 8 reasons why your child should have a pet on the next page: