Looking for a pet that is not too high maintenance, yet loves to play and is gentle around children? Then consider adopting a cat.
10 Reasons Why Cats Make Great Pets
It is thought that "Cats sometimes don't get the credit they deserve. They are often seen as solitary, aloof creatures." But this can be far from the truth. Cats can thrive in a family with children, and can even learn to play games that are traditionally associated with dogs, such as fetch.