Are you a cat person or a dog person?

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  1. elisabethkcmo profile image74
    elisabethkcmoposted 9 years ago

    Or both??  And why?

    1. dutchman1951 profile image61
      dutchman1951posted 9 years agoin reply to this

      I just love animals period, dogs,cats, horses....etc, you name it

      get much enjoyment taking care of them.


      Jon

    2. James Agbogun profile image59
      James Agbogunposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      I am a person person.

      1. rmcrayne profile image96
        rmcrayneposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Dogs have always been the best people I know smile

    3. cloudy days profile image59
      cloudy daysposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      I'm a cat person. Don't like barking, having to take a dog outdoors to crap, being jumped on, or the way dogs sometimes smell. I like cats because they are independent and purr.

      1. elisabethkcmo profile image74
        elisabethkcmoposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        If I'm gone all day, my cats don't care
        if I go to get the paper, my dog acts like I was gone all day

  2. dohn121 profile image81
    dohn121posted 9 years ago

    I'm an animal person first and foremost.  However, if I had to choose over a cat or dog, I'll have to choose a dog.

    Cats treat their owners like staff.  Dogs treat them like family.

  3. Michael Willis profile image76
    Michael Willisposted 9 years ago

    Definately Dog. Have had both, but the connection between myself and the dogs I have had has been much deeper than with a cat. A dog seems to be more loyal to its owner and will be extremely protective! My Great Danes I have had would try to tear apart any person who even spoke in a raised voice towards me. And you did not even think about reaching for me in front of them.
    They were loving dogs, but...I had to lead them to you first.

  4. elisabethkcmo profile image74
    elisabethkcmoposted 9 years ago

    I have both
    I used to just have dogs, but cats have their own unique personalities and are alot of fun
    had to get used to the cat hair issue, though

  5. rmcrayne profile image96
    rmcrayneposted 9 years ago

    We always had dogs growing up.  Mom drew a hard line, because cats could jump on the kitchen counters.  I've remained a dog person.  As a friend once said:  Cats are predators.  If they were bigger they would kill you.

    1. elisabethkcmo profile image74
      elisabethkcmoposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      what a funny quote...
      I guess if cats were bigger, they would kill you and then
      leave you on the front step!!
      hmm

      1. rmcrayne profile image96
        rmcrayneposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        I had a dog leave a mouse on my pillow once...

        1. elisabethkcmo profile image74
          elisabethkcmoposted 9 years agoin reply to this

          Now that's true devotion, rm !

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    Crazdwriterposted 9 years ago

    I am an animal person...I love all animals.

    1. manlypoetryman profile image75
      manlypoetrymanposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      I can relate to that.

      Personally...I like dogs...especially the big ones the best...(The kind that you don't have to bend over to pet...or when they bark...the pictures on the wall rattle. Instead of a high pitched "Yipe"!)

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        A Texanposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        I like em both! Used to have a Rhodesian Ridgeback that weighed 175 pounds, when that dark barked the pictures fell! Prince Charles of Zimbabwe, died at the tender age of 7, miss you Charlie!

        I had a calico named Samantha named after the witch, Charlie did not mess with her, died at 17 years, meanest damn cat you ever saw! Miss you too Sam!

  7. thranax profile image48
    thranaxposted 9 years ago

    Dog, I love dogs because they tend to be nicer then cats, in a means I got scratched way to many times from cats and I never been bitten or hurt in general from a dog.

    ~thranax~

  8. gracenotes profile image91
    gracenotesposted 9 years ago

    I love dogs.
    Have two dogs right now, though this is nothing against any cats.
    I am a reserved person, not particularly outward, and my dogs help me project a friendlier image, especially in this neighborhood which I walk a lot with my dogs.  I also act as unofficial dog wrangler around here.

  9. Jewels2940 profile image59
    Jewels2940posted 9 years ago

    definitely a dog person!! I love mine to pieces. I have a pomeranian and I just got a new pup~a jack russell. The pom is 3 yrs and the jack is 9 weeks.

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    Madame Xposted 9 years ago

    dogs definitely - I like cats too but I'm allergic sad

  11. waynet profile image71
    waynetposted 9 years ago

    I like dogs and pussy hehehe....lol...oh well!

  12. Jewels2940 profile image59
    Jewels2940posted 9 years ago

    lol good try

  13. swarnaw profile image60
    swarnawposted 9 years ago

    I love dogs. my dog name bonny.

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    mtsi1098posted 9 years ago

    I am really a bird person but would pick a dog if selecting between dog and cat...

  15. Gemsong profile image73
    Gemsongposted 9 years ago

    I'm an animal person too. I have a dog and two cats. When I'm sad or upset I'm buried by them. All three are very loving. Unfortunately the oldest is on his last legs. he's almost 20 and my constant body warmer since he has trouble keeping warm. My biggest problem is keeping him off the exhaust vent of my laptop.

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    LEWJposted 9 years ago

    I would'nt call myself a cat person, but I do like cats.

  17. Misha profile image70
    Mishaposted 9 years ago

    car person? wink

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    sneakorocksolidposted 9 years ago

    I like ___.

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    Louidam1posted 9 years ago

    I love all animals but I prefer dogs.  Cats are just too sneaky to me.

    1. James Agbogun profile image59
      James Agbogunposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      That includes skunk?

  20. Rochelle Frank profile image95
    Rochelle Frankposted 9 years ago

    I grew up with cats and like them a lot-- also they are low maintenance animals and don't mind being left alone for a couple of days.

    I have had a lot of dogs-- and the first one that latched on to me as his chosen person, was a big black lab whose bark could almost knock a person over with the sound shock wave. But he was very gentle, and always my protector.

    The miniature pinschers we have had are very protective and entertaining as well as being full of themselves.

    I would rather enjoy having a nice quiet, gentle, independent cat, but my daughter-in-law is allergic to cats-- and I want to see her and my son and grandchildren now and then.

  21. hinckles koma profile image67
    hinckles komaposted 9 years ago

    Dogs are more active, and more noticeable but i got a kitten for my kids, because a dog would be a 3rd kid. love all.

  22. Pearldiver profile image80
    Pearldiverposted 9 years ago

    I hate it when someone answers a question with a question; but it's appropriate here! Can you guess from my avatar? hmm

  23. sandwichmom profile image59
    sandwichmomposted 9 years ago

    Dogs - I think dogs have a conscience- they loook guilty when they mess up- and they really want to please their owner.

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    bloodnlatexposted 9 years ago

    Dogs are the only way to go unless you need something to catch some mice in the garage

  25. zadrobi profile image60
    zadrobiposted 9 years ago

    Dog. I don't see any cats catching frisbees or walking with their owners in the park.

  26. torimari profile image69
    torimariposted 9 years ago

    I'm an animal person but I definitely prefer cats. tongue

    Dogs bug me at times...and I question their 'intelligence' rather than loyalty when they still love people after being beat (i.e. on all the animal cops which I sadly watch too much).

    And also them being 'man's bestfriend' worries me as well...I'm so bias for animals. xD

    My cats are affectionate and don't smell or slobber on me. Kitty litter poo is a lot easier to manage and less gross to handle than warm dog doo off the grass too! ;D

  27. GoldiString profile image60
    GoldiStringposted 9 years ago

    I am a dog person. I think i was a dog in my previous life. Joke. Seriously, i would want to have a pink Labrador.

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    isis_dreams2002posted 9 years ago

    Iam a cat person  I just love the company and how you can curl up with them when you are in bed to watch tv.

  29. ripley05 profile image60
    ripley05posted 9 years ago

    I love my 5 cats and dog to bits ,if i had to choose ,I could'nt

 
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