Its a well known fact that children's lives are enriched by their pets. Not only that, it also gives them a sense of responsibility. Children, also tend to see their pets as their best friends and they experience a lot of Joy and comfort from them. There is an abundance of research that suggests that children, who are raised with pets, tend to be more healthy emotionally, sue in part to two factors. Firstly, children seek emotional comfort when they are troubled. Secondly, for many children,as pets naturally have a much shoter life span they can also help them deal with loss and grief.