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Reason #2: Older Pets Present Few Surprises

When you adopt an older pet, you know exactly how large he is full-grown, his personality, any previous health issues, and grooming needs. He will settle in quickly to your home and doesn't need the 24/7 monitoring that puppies and kittens do.

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