hi my name is ashley, im doing research into the relationships people have with their pets and would interested to hear what everyone has to say to some questions i have.. thank you for your time what made you want a pet?? when you were looking for a pet, what made you decide to get the one you have?? have you ever given a pet to someone else, if so why?? when your pet is not around what reminds you of them?? what kind of relationship do you have with your pet?? what do you feel your pet gives you??