Benefits of a Pet
It is important for every child to have friends, at least one close friend. Sometimes it happens that your child cannot find these friends because of a variety of reasons; such as moving from one place to another all the time or changing schools every year. Or sometimes your child has a hard time spending time with other children. In this case, there is way you can help. You need to get a pet for your child!
From my own experience, I can say that it really helps the family to bring in a new member to the family. It helps children to become more responsible and teaches them how to give love to family members who cannot live without you. I was talking to a lady a few weeks ago and she said that when her husband got deployed their daughter became depressed and was spending all day in her room. This woman decided to adopt a cat for her daughter and it really helped her.
In my opinion the best pet is a dog but if you don’t have much time to spend with a pet it’s better to adopt a cat.
Do all the best you can for your children and it will be paid off some day!