Pets make your house a home. They keep you company and give you someone to take care of. They can improve your well-being in so many ways and are a great source of love and affection. It is hard to explain in a few words what caring for an animal can do to enrich your life, but if you have a pet, I am sure you know exactly what I mean. If you don't, adopt one, and you will see! There are countless benefits to pet ownership, and when you know that you saved your furry companion from an unknown fate, it makes the bond you share that much more meaningful.