So you're interested in getting a pet. Perhaps your children are hounding you for a furry friend. Or possibly there's an area on the sofa that really needs to be filled with a cute pack of hair. There are so many benefits to running a family pet - but - with pet ownership comes a whole lot of responsibility.
The amount of work, expense and time that switches into having a friend animal varies from pet to dog or cat, so let's look at different kinds of pets, and which may be most ideal for you.