Inexpensivepets.com aims to show that the amount of money that a pet will cost once it has been purchased is rarely considered when most people see a cute puppy or kitten. Those that take the time to calculate what it will cost to take care of a pet may consider the cost of food and assume they have an accurate idea of what the yearly cost will be. Some people might take it a step further and calculate in a few hundred dollars for shots and supplies to come to what they believe is a good estimate of the yearly cost of a pet. The truth is, knowing the true cost of a pet may surprise you.

No matter what your feeling is toward pets, it is important to fully understand the financial costs you will incur if you decide to adopt a dog or cat. This is essential because they will likely cost you a lot more than you initially assumed and you have to account for these costs in your budget. If more people took the time to calculate the true cost, there probably wouldn’t be near the problem there is with abandoned pets due to economic circumstances.

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