The words Dog Breed Info with the letter D inside of a black paw print

List of Types of Pets

Which one is right for you?

A rabbit is standing in front of a cat. The cat has its paw on top of its head.

Children often beg their parents for a pet. Pets have proven to be very beneficial to people, reducing depression and increasing a person's overall happiness. There are many different types of pets to choose from. Dogs are not always the best choice for some as they require a lot of work and attention. Having a dog can be very rewarding, but it is also a big responsibility. At times it can be almost like having a toddler run around your house. Whereas some other pets such as a fish are far less work. When a pet is adopted it should be a lifelong commitment, and not something you can just dispose of when you get tired of caring for it. One should choose their pets wisely. Do not just go out to a pet store and buy a pet without giving it much thought. Be sure you are ready for the commitment of the pet you are choosing. Do your research and you and your pet will be happier. Below is some useful information on different kinds of pets. New info is added often.

A black and tan German Shepherd mix is laying across a couch and it has its head on the arm of the couch. There is a white and black Cat in front of it. There are three parrots on the back of the dog.

This is Buck, a German Shepherd mix relaxing with his friends (from left to right) Baby, a Quaker; Flora, a cockatiel, Scooter, an African Grey and Buttons the cat.

Close up - A kitten that is nursing from its mother.

A kitten nursing from its mother.