Some of these small crazy critters are ideal starter pets for kids. But, another big but, some of them will require a lot more care for a lot longer, so before adopting one of these really cute bundles please check on their needs and lifespan.
These little cuties may look like an easy way out, to appease nagging kids, but they all require care and attention and cages that will need to be kept clean.
I agree wholeheartedly that giving a pet to a child will teach him responsibility but a valuable lesson I learned, too late I might add, about children is that the part of their brain that understands consequences of actions does not develop until they are in their twenties.
This explains why you find yourself repeating things over and over and also why you often look at your kids and think why are you doing the same thing again didn’t you learn your lesson the last time.
Now I hope I haven’t completely turned you off ever adopting a gorgeous bundle of fluff because despite all the work involved they can be a great investment of your time with a reward far outweighing any.
These pets are also available for adoption at many of the rescue centres and some of them even have their own adoption websites, so before going out and buying one why not take a gander and see if you can’t adopt a crazy critter that is need of a loving caring home.
Owning a pet is not for everyone and that doesn’t make you a bad person. Rather someone who is being totally realistic about your lifestyle. Taking on a pet is a responsibility and unless you love animals you will not benefit anything.
There is whole list of things you need to take into consideration before bringing home a new crazy critter, space, time, needs to mention a few.
To make things a little easier we will be providing you with some helpful info and tips on the more popular of the crazy critters that people adopt.
Keeping Rabbits as Pets
Bunny basics, how long they live, what do they need and a little about training them. Yep you can train a pet rabbit, that is of course, after you have caught it.
The three most important things in bunny care are hygiene, good food and lots of love. In fact just like us, meet these needs and they will be healthy and happy.
The most addictive pets to own, the chocolate of pets, once you have one it is very hard to resist another.