Excellent, Toddler, Preschool, Pets, Humor, Friendship, Responsibility.
The little boy wanted something to take care of. Something of his very own. After begging and begging his mother, she finally agreed and get the boy a puppy. One day, the puppy decided he wanted a pet of his own, something to love and care for. So the puppy got a pet kitty. The three were great friends and did everything together. Then, the kitty decided she wanted a pet of her own, too! Then that pet wanted a pet and so on until mother realized just how many pets were in the house and wasn’t happy about it. The boy and his team of pets then come up with a way to make sure all the pets get to stay, but also make sure mom is happy.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
"My Pet Wants a Pet,"
Children's Book and Media Review: Vol. 39:
7, Article 48.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/cbmr/vol39/iss7/48