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Do you have pets?

  • Yes

    Votes: 36 53.7%
  • No

    Votes: 31 46.3%

  • Total voters
    67
ouvreyes

ouvreyes

シシ
Oct 7, 2018
133
Just got a pup. My parents came home with him like an hour before I was about to ctb. I was feeling all weird already and I don’t think we had really recovered from the death of our previous dog. This baby is such a good fucking boy but I really don’t think we should have gotten him. All three of us (me and my parents) are doing super bad right now and I’m worried that it’s being taken out on him :’(
 
C

creationisdeath

Specialist
Oct 20, 2018
362
I can hardly take care of myself I wouldn't want to put another conscious being on a budget.. But I'd like to have a companion. Not a pet. An animal friend.

Like a fox. They're like lightning. But I wouldn't have the required space anyway. They wouldn't like racing in a circle all day..
 
Sundayafternoon

Sundayafternoon

Cosmic panic
May 18, 2018
394
I'm down to one feline. I had to put the other down in April. The day before my fucking birthday. I miss her scraggly face. She would have been 15 this month.

Now it's just me and her loud, fat daughter left. We've established a bond that works for us over the months. I've always loved her, but no shame, her mom was my fav.
 
thatguyakira123

thatguyakira123

Student
Apr 10, 2018
188
I have two dogs. They are my babies. One is a pup we got in April and he is growing fast. The other we had since 2012. I was scared when my mom decided to get a pup this year, cuz my older brother loves to beat dogs. I hate him for it but atleast this time, if he ever tries anything to any of them, I will hurt him. No more being a pussy.

All three of us (me and my parents) are doing super bad right now and I’m worried that it’s being taken out on him :’(

Hope he is not getting hurt. Don't take it out on him.
 
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CJM

Experienced
Jul 13, 2018
246
Not for the last year, not ready for another pet. Came home from work and saw my cat at the end of the driveway in the gutter by the road side - hit by a car, she was messed up...buried her that evening in the front yard while it was pissing down with rain. Still makes me fucking angry.
 
sadak_the_wanderer

sadak_the_wanderer

An appropriate painting
Mar 19, 2018
243
I've avoided getting any pets after the last ones died because it wouldn't be fair to them. It's an extension of a larger strategy as I withdrawal from anything optional to "neaten" my passing. This means I also avoid reconnecting with people and try not to take on new work.
 
weedoge

weedoge

Banned
Jul 12, 2018
1,528
YES, 4 cats and dumb old dog. I love them to pieces and if I move to get my own place I get to keep 3 of the cats and I dream of being able to treat them like royalty.
 
weedoge

weedoge

Banned
Jul 12, 2018
1,528
I've avoided getting any pets after the last ones died because it wouldn't be fair to them. It's an extension of a larger strategy as I withdrawal from anything optional to "neaten" my passing. This means I also avoid reconnecting with people and try not to take on new work.
I thought about this but then I realised that rescue animals kind of need a home and I think providing an animal with a perfect home, if you really are dedicated, isn't such a bad thing to do.
 
SkepticalAsshole

SkepticalAsshole

Member
Jun 18, 2018
10
Yes I do. My "parents" dogs and my cat are probably the only reason i'm still around to be honest