10 Benefits To Owning a Cat Instead of a Dog
I love my Dogs, but...
My dogs are cute and fun and loveable. They're great company-no kidding. But my cat, now there is a low maintenance relationship!
- Dogs need to be walked, Cats don't.
- Dogs have to be let out to potty, Cats don't.
- Dogs will eat as much food as you give them, Cats don't. They eat a little bit several times a day and they generally eat less overall and their food is typically less expensive.
- Most dogs have to be bathed and groomed on a regular basis, Cats are very clean and keep themselves groomed for the most part.
- Most dogs will help themselves to a sandwich left on the coffee table for a bit, Cats would never.
- Dogs Bark, loudly. Cats meow.
- Dogs require you to interact with them, cats would prefer that you do not.
- Some Dogs eat their own poop. Cats? Not so much.
- Dogs will bark at people who stop by for a visit, cats just ignore them.
- Dogs will try to sniff your crotch, cats wouldn't dare.
I really do love my dogs
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Now, before you argue-
I know that cats have their issues too. Their litter boxes stink and have to be changed, They shed, they scratch and tear up furniture, sometimes male cats will spray or mark their territories, they throw up hair balls, etc....But this hub is not about the downside to owning a cat or even the downside to owning a dog-it's just some key points someone might be able to use to argue why having a cat could be considered better than having a dog. It's actually meant to be funny, not serious. Both cats and dogs have many benefits. I have three dogs and one cat myself, so I know what I'm talking about.
I am working on another hub for dogs right now.
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