Are You Ready to Adopt a Pet?

Owning a pet is a big responsibility and the decision to get one should not be taken lightly. Here are some questions that you should ask before inviting a new pet into your home.

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Cost of Adoption
Can I afford it?
Living with Your Pet
Does my landlord allow pets?
Would I give up my pet if it were difficult to find a place to live that allows pets?
Time
Can I see myself owning this pet for the next 15 to 20 years?
Do I have time in my busy schedule for a new pet?
Common Misconceptions
We're getting Rex and Fluffy for the kids, they will do all the work.
I have a back yard so I don't have to walk Rex everyday.
Rex and Fluffy never go outside, so they don't need annual vaccinations or physicals.