What Kind of Pet Is Right For You?

by Dave Johnson ; Updated October 17, 2017

What kind of pet is right for you? With so many choices, you might want to take a walk through our whimsical decision tree (you can click the image for a larger version) to help you choose among a cat, dog, fish… even a pet rock and giraffe. Spoiler alert: Everyone wants a pet giraffe.

Decision tree about how to choose the right pet for you

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Image credit: Demand Media

About the Author

Dave Johnson is editor of eHow's Tech channel, and the author of about 3 dozen books, including the best-selling, "How to Do Everything with Your Digital Camera." He has appeared in dozens of magazines and websites, including PC World, Wired, and CBS MoneyWatch.