Pros and Cons of Common Pets
Pet Type Shedding? Needs Exercise? Price Size Affection Level (0-10) Other Notes
Dog Yes(usually) Yes $$$ Varies 10
  • Requires more overall work
  • Will play for hours
  • Playing with dogs releases endorphins, the natural feel-happy chemical
Cat Yes Not really $$ Small-Medium 3
  • Aloof
  • More hands-off
Fish No $$ Medium(w/average tank) 0
  • Requires constant maintenance of tank
  • Very delicate
  • Prone to disease. Usually curable with medicine for the water
  • Calming to watch