10. They get you to get outside and walk.
9. They bark at any strangers at the door.
8. They are good cuddlers on cold nights... and in general.
7. They welcome you home.
6. They protect you and warn off trouble.
5. They are good companions during deployments.
4. They help with cooking and cleaning.
3. They provide endless entertainment.
2. They love you no matter what you look like, how much money you make or what your past was like.
1. They are good pals.
What do you like about owning a pet?