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View Poll Results: Puppy or baby??
Puppy 59 78.67%
Baby 16 21.33%
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Old 10-11-2012, 05:38 PM
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Puppy all the way... I do not even like most human offspring...
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Old 10-11-2012, 05:39 PM
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Originally Posted by CaliTerp07 View Post
No desire to ever have a baby. Or a puppy, truly. But the puppy is the more tolerable of the two!
Pretty much this!
While a baby wouldn't be the end of my world, it certainly isn't in the cards.
The puppy is much better....but I'd still prefer them a little older.
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Old 10-11-2012, 06:10 PM
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Definitely not a puppy, but I need a few more years before a baby.
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Old 10-11-2012, 07:17 PM
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Right now? Puppy. I'm not ready for a baby.

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Old 10-11-2012, 07:22 PM
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Puppy definately as I don't think I will ever have kids!
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Old 10-11-2012, 07:23 PM
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If I had to make a choice right now, I'd say puppy.

But if that is the only choice I could ever make and never have an option to get a puppy or baby again, then I'd say baby. So I voted baby.

(ROFLMAO...did I just say "get a baby"?)
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Old 10-11-2012, 07:52 PM
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Originally Posted by *blackrose View Post
(ROFLMAO...did I just say "get a baby"?)
Well just make sure you get it from a reputable breeder, and not a babymill.

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Old 10-11-2012, 08:02 PM
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Puppies are easier to raise, are less of a responsibility/lifestyle change, are house trained in like 6 months, and dogs can be easily boarded, put in crates for multiple hours at a time etc..

Plus, lets face it, having a dog these days is basically all the fun of having a kid. You can send them to daycare, dress em, shop for em, feed them, send them to school, take them all kinds of places..
Without any of the hassle! lol like talking or taking up all your time or sucking up all your money or ruining your body when they arrive! lol

The idea of having kids is..vague..for me right now. I am in NO WAY prepared right now lol no way in hell. But, some day maybe.. but I'm not sure.

To quote Grey's Anatomy
"It's not that I hate children. It's that I respect children.. as in I think they should have parents that want them."

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Old 10-11-2012, 08:10 PM
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Puppy 100% I would be pissed if I got knocked up right now and it ruined my puppy plans. Actually screw that I would get puppy anyways.

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Old 10-11-2012, 08:25 PM
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If I had to choose right now, I would pick neither. Jack is puppy enough for us right now. And I'm a little young to be having a baby at my age

But if I had to choose for the rest of my life.... I might still choose puppy. I want children, but I really want to adopt so I could adopt a toddler to get around those rules :P
The way I see it, every life is a pile of good things and bad things. The good things don't always soften the bad things, but vice-versa, the bad things don't necessarily spoil the good things and make them unimportant.
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