7 Easy Pets to Take Care Of


I’m a great animal lover and it’s really difficult for me to pick only one of easy pets to take care of! If you love animals, but you don’t know which of them are easy to take care of, here are some pets that can make your house even homier!

1. Gold fishes

Gold fishes are surely easy pets to care for! Even though gold fishes require necessary equipment, they only need the usual maintenance of water, cleanliness of a tank and balance it with food. I have gold fishes in an aquarium and also a beta fish in a vase. These pets make my room livelier!

2. Beta fishes

Known as fighting fishes, beta fishes are one of the easiest pets to take care of! Beta fishes don’t require a lot of equipment. They don’t need filters, because they have a second set of gills, which help them to breathe! These fishes eat living worms, beta food, fish food or brine! I keep my beta in a beautiful vase and change the water regularly and also add beta conditioner that helps remove all harsh toxins from tap water. Beta fishes are really easy to care of!

More: 10 Fantastic Aquarium Fish for Every Budget

3. Cats

Unfortunately, I’m allergic to the cats, but I know that these pets are very self-sufficient and they don’t require too much! They clean themselves, they don’t need to be let out as they go to the bathroom themselves. All they need are the love and attention. But who doesn’t want lovable and easy pet to care of?

More: 10 Best Cat Breeds for Children

4. Dogs

Dogs are active, fun, and many people think they are not easy to care of! Even though these pets do require a bit more attention than other animals, they are on my list of easy pets to take care of! House breaking and essential basic training are main factors in caring for dogs! I have two dogs, and I love them very much!

More: 9 Unique Dog Breeds You May Never Come Across

5. Hermit crabs

I was fascinated by hermit crabs when I was younger! These little pets are very low-maintenance. Hermit crabs need only a few things, such as fresh water, sand, salt, food and tender loving care! These water animals are very easy to take care of!

More: Top 8 Common Pet-Owner Mistakes

6. Hamsters

I also have a hamster, and it’s one of the funniest animals I have owned. They require a little attention, but do require lots of equipment like bedding, food, and toys. Like all the other animals they need tender loving care and to be played with! But, with hamsters’ fun toys who wouldn’t want to play with these pets?

More: 7 Tips for Taking Care of Your Hamster

7. Reptiles

Finally, reptiles are also easy pets to take care of! Turtles, snakes, lizards are great and easy pets! They do require some necessary equipment, tender loving care and food! My brother has a lizard and until now this pet makes me shiver, however reptiles are fun to have around the house and very easy to care of!

These are some of easy pets to take care of. Remember all pets need a little of your time, tender loving care, playing, and maintaining their environment. Do you have pets? Do you know some other easy pets to take care of? Share your thoughts, please!