If you are about to give in to all the begging and pleading and buy a family dog, make sure you research which dog will best suit your family.
Like our human kids the furry ones are awesome at making a mess but Victoria Birch has mastered the mess with these sanity saving tips.
Over a quarter said they confided in their pets about their personal problems.
Sharing a pet together is a big move, and it can be tricky if the relationship doesn't go the distance.
Dogs everywhere agree.
Privacy is clearly not an issue!
Little Shon takes his role very seriously.
A salmonella outbreak in the US has been blamed on pet turtles.
One time I found a sausage in one of my kids' beds.
Move over Rover and Fluffy.
Ever seen a python yawn?
Mums have a lot on their minds, it's true. But do you know what your pets look like? One son recently shared his mum's confusion over their family dog, and Twitter can't stop laughing.