When you take on the responsibility of owning a pet it is important to understand the long term commitment that you are making. Many compare taking care of cats or raising dogs similar to having a child for the first time, and although they are not exactly the same, in many ways they are similar. Taking care of cats and dogs requires feeding them, entertaining them, making sure their health is okay, etc. It is far from a walk in the park to say the least. Oh yes, speaking of walking, when you have a pet know that you will be doing tons of that if you actually plan on taking good care of your animal.
When you do get a pet, it is important to make sure there is a vet in the area. Did you know the word veterinarian comes from the Latin term veterinae, which means working with animals, so understand they wil