“Mom, we’re coming home with a new member of the family,” my 17-year-
was currently on probation with us.
him a chance. Besides, I thought he
would help my daughter through her
makes them more responsible, caring,
What Does Pet Ownership
How mature is the child? Can he/she
tenance and also involve a financial
Ages and Responsibilities
for Pet Ownership
• help with exercise and walking,
sumed unless it’s a large, unruly
needs as well.