Is it okay to describe your pets as children? | The Tylt
Some people strongly criticize pet owners who refer to themselves as "parents" and their pets as "children." People who do so consider the labels harmless, and say pet owners and their pets share a special bond. But critics argue when pet owners use those terms, they further a delusion owning a pet is analogous to being a parent. What do you think?
Is it okay to describe your pets as children?
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