There are a number of different pets that people are able to get for themselves or for their children. While dogs are usually the more popular choice some of us prefer to have a pet that is fairly self sufficient and does not require our full attention every minute of the day. The best pet to have for someone like this is a cat.
The great thing about cats is that they are small and they have the ability to keep themselves clean and are easily toilet trained. You also don’t have to feel bad about leaving them alone while you are at work. In most cases they will sleep the entire time and will not tear the entire place up in boredom.
There are two ways in which you are able to get a cat. The first is to visit your local pet store and purchase the one that you feel is the best suited for you. While this is a valuable option expect to pay a great deal of money. Pet stores might charge you around $200 or more for one pet.
Another option is to adopt it. There should be at least one adoption pet store in your area. The great thing about doing it this way is that you will usually not have to pay much more than $100. Not only will you get a cat that needs some serious loving – but you will also have one that has had all of the up to date shots. This will save you money in the long run.
When you are going through the process of adopting a cat you want to make sure that you fill out all of the paperwork. You will have to be approved before you are allowed to take the one you have chosen home with you. Also remember to buy them the necessary supplies.