A dog comes when it is called. And dogs have utility in things like search and rescue, drug enforcement, helping the blind and even being able to sense a seizure coming on up to 30 minutes in advance. Full Name Use your real name Email Password Use at least 8 characters. If they choose to show you any affection, it is probably only for their own personal gain. Sure they may scratch your furniture, sharpening their claws. I never realized how frustraiting, painful, difficult, and demoralizing being a parent would be.
When you have no cartilage left in your knees, having to walk a dog in the middle of freezing winter can be just too much. She has a clean, accessible cat box to use and does so but seems to feel the need to pee in the front room. Everybody knows that, when you have a dog, you have an extra job to do every day. I sometimes will blame my insurance regarding certain breeds for example pit bulls. I don't know which i prefer the most, probably the dog. It's like having a small child - they need your affection and attention. The people I know who own dogs are like slaves to the animal; they have to get out there no matter what the weather, to walk the dog.
Dogs are just too damned needy. Dogs are more likely to smell, to jump on you, to ruin your clothes, and I am mildly afraid of dogs, because I know too many people who have been bitten. But he is old, his hearing is gone and his eyesight is failing and he is afterall a social, pack animal so I am a lot more tolerant of him than I would be if he were a pup. They think they rule you but you have to let them know you rule them — lol. I'm still grieving that one, but I decided after all this time, I'll jump in with a new dog again next year.
For instance, my daughter is autistic, and she scared from all animals except cats. They need a lot of care and attention. For example, before my marriage, my husband used to have a dog. I'm glad she came around as she keeps my dog puppyish and is quite good, undemanding, company for me. In the case, You are on a trip or at work constantly cats make good pets because of their independence and natural instincts. I wrote this regarding the difficulty one has with teenagers, but it points out my position on dogs and cats. They are the purrfect pet for me.
As well as cats are often one of the most patient animals with small children. I love her but the connection is not as deep as it was with my dog. Just thinking about going home and her not being there to jump around all excited and growl at me with a toy in her mouth gets me choked up. They couldn't be more different, but usually people have a preference. The cat I got from my sister since the cat couldn't handle her new family and it was better that she came to live with me. Cats figure you are at best an incovenience.
This bunny was smart and cute too. So what I have learned from this little fun debate is that other than being different species of animals, a dog or a cat are great fur babys for us humans. Try to feed a cat, and it may or may not eat. No, Because dogs are loyal, And can understand emotion and will come to help you. Call a cat, the cat ignores you. These stuffs make my daughter laugh. They say that when you have a dog, you have a real friend.
Cats are loyal, Contrary to popular belief, And you can play with cats, Cats can serve as an emotional support animal. Doug — Penny our dog, is just an awesome pet. It is also so disgusting to see a dog lick someone on the mouth. I actually try not to say if animals are allowed until I meet the potential tenant. She loves cats a lot. They never fully become dogs again.
Do you like the energetic bark of a dog or the soft purr of a cat? I love her Darlene — I love cats! Dogs have their place, they can do tricks if that is important , and dogs can protect the owner, even when you are out on a walk. The little personalities that have come out of them is so incredible and hilarious! I realize that our time together is coming to an end and if it makes him more comfortable and happy then so be it. You can withdraw your consent at any time. Like many she is nocturnal and that poses a few challenges when she is on the prowl and would like company. Want to know more about the details and results of this survey and see the results from more pet owner surveys about pet safety, pets in families and more? Second, there is no doubt that the social organization and communicative behaviors of dogs are much more similar to ours than are those of cats. Dogs do have the upper when it comes to protecting their owners - but just look at to see that cats can be pretty awesome too.