8) Getting a Puppy or Kitten
Some people insist on getting a pet as a baby. Whether it be a puppy, kitten, bird, or something else you must be prepared for what’s involved. A peppy little puppy or kitten might seem fun at first, until you realize it doesn’t have an “off” switch. Many people fall into this trap and find they just can’t keep up. This, again, is not the pets fault. If you plan to get a pet as a baby, you need to understand the level of responsibility and care which is required. Many people fail to do their homework and that’s where the pet winds up in a shelter, or abandoned somewhere, at around one to one-and-a-half years old. That’s the point when ill-informed and unqualified pet owners realize that cute behavior has turned destructive – and they failed to address it while it was in the making.
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