The responsibility that comes with owning a pet can be beneficial for children! But please, make the right choice if your family has enough time, patience, financial capability, living space, care, and safety for a pet.
Review with your children the safest ways to pet and hold animals. NEVER grab, pull, throw, jump on, chase, or ride animals. NEVER approach someone else’s pet without consent.
With these tips, we can have a safer living environment for pets and children!