We can have pets as long as we want them except if you need to buy them and they cost too much than your available budget. But not all animals have the same attitude and characteristic as the others. For example, dogs and cats have different physical structure and ability. Both of them could be very tames or fierce according to the environment they have. The same idea goes to the world of dogs. Even if, they are dogs they are still having their own identity. They have different distinct attitude towards people. That is the reason why some dogs have to be enrolled to E-collar training, for them to be more comfortable of wearing a leash on their neck. This will tell you if which one you really like to choose. If you are living in a country side and you have the time to browse the internet because there is only a limited access date there then you could go to the library. There, you could read a lot of books about different animals. If you are interested about dogs or cats, you may look for a book that will discuss about the different breeds of them and how to take care of them. This will help you to fully understand whether you can be a good pet owner or not.
Remember that different breeds of animals could not be as tame as others. There are types of dogs that can be left at home for a long time but there are also others that they can’t stand with this kind of set up. You need to consider about the environment in your place like the weather and season. There are dogs and cats that they can’t live with a hot place. If you live in a place which is a bit colder that the usual temperature then you need to keep your bird inside of your house. They might die due to the exceeded body temperature. For cats with thick curly fur, they need a cooler home as it may cause and result to heat stroke if they are placed in a high temperature room.
Now, consider about an old pet which is also called matured one or a young animal (the baby pet). If you would have a younger one, it means more responsibility. You need to pay more attention to their behavior and needs. They will be needing some special training so that they can follow some of your rules. For the rats and flying animals, you have to secure to give them the nurture that they need as a foster parent to them. If you are thinking about matured animals. There are some people that they have time doing and caring them because, they felt scared or they have already the attitude from their previous owner.
Choose where to do you get your pet? You can have the option like from any animal shelter, you may have from the nearest pet store or shop and even to the breeders of the animals.