Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Did you have a pet or pets before you had kid/kids? If so did you keep it/them?

Answer Question
 
Becnfamily

Asked by Becnfamily at 10:40 AM on Nov. 13, 2010 in Pets

Level 11 (504 Credits)
Answers (17)
  • Yes, a dog and a fish. Kept both of them both.
    Nanixh

    Answer by Nanixh at 10:41 AM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • Oops excuse my grammar!!
    Nanixh

    Answer by Nanixh at 10:42 AM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • We had a cat. Our son started to go after the cat when he started to crawl and the cat started living in the basement. We had a friend with a big farm and he took her so she wouldn't be so stressed out.
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 10:42 AM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • i had a cat before my 1st child was born but i didn't keep her.. she was an inside/outside cat and very cuddly but i just didn't feel okay with her around anymore so i gave her to my neighbor who had been asking for her anyway lol. she loved cats and the animal spent half her time over there anyway.
    mhaney03

    Answer by mhaney03 at 10:42 AM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • Yes, we had a dog and we kept her.
    ILoveCade

    Answer by ILoveCade at 10:43 AM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • We had a dog and 2 horses, kept them all. Now our dog had puppies and we kept one and we have 4 horses, 2 goldfish, 2 rabbits and one cat. Too many..
    lovemytwinsters

    Answer by lovemytwinsters at 10:44 AM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • Yes we had and have cats before we had children and yes we kept them.
    Raeann11

    Answer by Raeann11 at 10:53 AM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • Yes I had a dog and a cat and yes I kept them.

    Shines3

    Answer by Shines3 at 11:51 AM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • I had 3 cats and one dog before my daughter was born. Damn right, I kept them. They had been apart of my family since I was a kid or teenager an a couple cases no way was I going to get rid of them just cause I had a baby. The only way they left my house was due to old age and illness. My daughter is 8 years old now and we lost the last one in June. Kiddie was the last of my childhood pets.
    KyliesMom5

    Answer by KyliesMom5 at 12:27 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

  • Yes, we've always had a pet of some kind (mainly caged pets- dh is allergic to cats and dogs.) We had hedgehogs prior to having kids and actually lost one and bought another one shortly after my oldest was born. Now we have guinea pigs. I can't picture not having pets at all.
    Freela

    Answer by Freela at 2:54 PM on Nov. 13, 2010

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Cafemom Join now to connect to other members! Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN