10 reasons cats make great pets

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Cats don’t always get the credit they deserve for their potential to be gentle and playful.

 

 

Cats don’t always get the credit they deserve. Ask any cat parent, and she will tell you cats are loving, playful, and just plain fun to be around. If you are looking to add a new pet to your household, consider adopting a cat. And if you need more convincing, click the gallery to see 10 reasons cats make great pets.

Michele C. Hollow writes about pets and wildlife for parade and other publications. She is the author of The Everything Guide to Working with Animals, and she write the animal advocacy blog Pet News and Views. You can connect with her on Twitter.

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