Hair dressing takes time. If you don’t have time to put your toddler’s hair in a fresh pony tail during the morning frenzy, how will you find time to brush a Persian cat or a Shetland sheepdog? Add a little extra to the time commitment section of the family survey if you want a long-haired pet. Add a little to the expense section of the survey, too.
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Grooming services are sometimes required for long-haired pets. This means another recurring pet-related expense that should be factored into the family budget. Grooming prices vary, but cat owners should consider a trip to the groomer to bathe, comb out, and clip a cat to start at about forty dollars.
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