I Think Animals Are Like Our Children

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    Love My Dogs

    I have 3 dogs who give me So much joy everyday. Georgie is a chocolate lab, Sadie Jane is a Boston terrier and gambit is a rat terrier. Right now they are the center of my universe. My kids are grown and my husband travels a lot. , so my babies are my life. I love them beyond...
    Learningtoletgo Learningtoletgo
    56-60, F
    1 Response Nov 27, 2012

    The Cat That Came Back

    little man was the smartest cat I ever saw. He loved me for 14 years and slept on my bed always loving and loyal. When I had to put him to sleep because of failing kidneys. I wispered to him that we would be together again one day. for weeks I morned and I called out his...
    ucudb4me ucudb4me
    51-55, M
    Oct 11, 2009

    Muffin and Peedeedog

    Pet are our children.  You love them, feed them, bathe them, sit up with them all night when they are sick, the list goes on and on! I still mourn the loss of Muffin who was my baby, for the 18 years of love and joy she gave me.  I love my little Peedeedog...
    PeedeeDog PeedeeDog
    70+
    2 Responses Jan 2, 2009

    I Never Had Children

    i was not lucky enough to have had children, i traded my fertility for my life....i treat my pets as my children and do not care what others think...most of those with opinions have had children....i love my girlies.....
    Amala82962 Amala82962
    46-50, F
    Dec 30, 2008

    So True!!!

    I got my yorkie a year ago and I treat her as my daughter!!! I love her to death! She is my little baby! I have an 8 year old boy and when I got Sadie it was like I had my little girl. Some people think I'm weird but I don't care.
    lovable143 lovable143
    26-30, F
    Dec 30, 2008

    For Me Right Now Yes

     i havent had kids yet   and right now we have  a dog and i love the crap out of this little farter..... he knows me and my husband as mommy or daddy.. like if i say find daddy the dog goes around looking for my husband and vice versa... but i think that...
    sothisisme sothisisme
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Dec 30, 2008

    My pets are definitely my kids I loved pets

    since I was a kid. I have a cat name Paikea and a rabbit name Thumper. Before I had them, I also had a kitten, three hamsters, two Beta fish and four parakeets. I treat them as if they were my own children. Like I adopted them. Pets should be treated like humans not property...
    twilighteen twilighteen
    18-21, F
    Jul 23, 2014

    Well Mine Are

    its all i hear is how they get their table manners from me lol
    wotaloser wotaloser
    36-40, M
    Jul 9, 2011

    Animals Are Awesome!

     Of coursed they are like our children, even though I don't have kids. LOL They need our love and care and bring us much joy. I have had so many pets over the years, cats, ferret, turtle, fish, birds, frog...Now I'm down to a deaf persian cat and a red-eared slider...
    Tylorian Tylorian
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Jan 1, 2009

    MY Babies

    I CALL ALL MY ANIMALS MY BABIES BECAUSE THEY ARE!!! THEY GIVE ME SUCH JOY AND THEY KEEP ME COMPANY ALL THE TIME SO THAT I AM NEVER LONELY. I LOVE TO CUDD;E UP TO THEIR WARM BODIES AND FALL ASLEEP. IT IS SO COZY!!! I CSN UNDERSTAND WHY THEY SAY THAT ELDERLY PEOPLE SHOULD GET A PET...
    RESCUE RESCUE
    61-65, F
    7 Responses Dec 30, 2008
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