Or, thinking of getting that cute little ball of fur called a kitten running about playfully in your home? Thinking about going to the nearby pet shop to purchase one? Stop your pet search then and there, and think,”Why should I spend my money on purchasing a pet once I have the choice of adopting one?”
Makes sense, right?
Well, as you may see, besides saving your dollars, adopting a pet comes with tons of other benefits.
1. As stated earlier, pets for adoption generally cost less than the ones offered for sale in pet shops.
3. Pets offered for sale in pet shops are reared for the purpose of selling, keeping profit in mind rather than the health of the pets and are therefore, often sick and behaviorally troubled. Pets for adoption aren’t reared for commercial purposes. Ever since, before being available for adoption, they had an owner who took care of them, they are usually healthy and well behaved.
4. Pets for adoption come in every size, age, breed, and color and so you get a larger variety to select from.
5. Most pet shop owners keep the critters in dreadful conditions and the elderly female animals are treated as breeding machines. They have no genuine concern for these creatures. Without purchasing from them, you can feel self righteous as you haven’t given them a dime.
6. So you don’t have to bear the extra task of getting them vaccinated.
7. By adopting a pet, not only are you giving it a home, but also you’re helping provide shelter to another homeless animal which will be taken in, instead of the animal you’ve adopted.
8. Having an animal as a pet has been found to be psychologically and emotionally beneficial to their own companions. The feeling that you have saved an animal by embracing it also provides you self-satisfaction and makes you feel proud of yourself.
9. When you adopt a pet from a pet shelter, they inform you ahead of the”do’s and don’ts” so that you become well aware of what your pet enjoys and what provokes it.
10. Last of all, you can brag on your social circles about having adopted a pet!
Now that you are convinced about the benefits of adopting a pet, create a pet search online and find out the nearest pet shelter from which you can embrace your pet.