My First Pet Cat
The Pocket Guide to Adopting and Caring For a New Cat. Owning a pet is one of the most rewarding and sometimes one of the most challenging endeavors that anyone can get into. Studies show that having a pet can significantly reduce stress levels and can play an active role in psychosocial development for children and adults. Many people have even had their lives saved by the animals they care for, and that goes for just about any pet.