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Dear Abby Asked by Dear Abby
7 months left

Does your family include an animal?

Yes

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No

2

Yes

13 Comments
Tina Bouthillier
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Tina Bouthillier

Yes my product of empty nest syndrome is my bff, Jade, my black pomchi doggy!

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Joyce Koch
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Joyce Koch

We have a dog named Leia.

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Bonnie Batten
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Bonnie Batten

I have 3 cats and one 100 lb dog who knows the cats are in charge.

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Wendy Helsinger
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Wendy Helsinger

Yes love my "children" I am one who feels, if you do not believe the animal/pet is family then do not get one!!

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seaweed349
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seaweed349

Cats make the world go round, and they've been our constant companions for the last 40 years.

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Shelby Dakota Jordal
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Shelby Dakota Jordal

I have a special needs Chihuahua and his partner is crime a Chihuahua pug mix. I don't have children...the pups give me a purpose. My dogs are family I'd do anything for them.

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Gloria Golden
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Gloria Golden

I have a pig, a bird and a ferret. I love them but don't know about them being 'family'. Would I give them a kidney? No. Would I give my daughter a kidney? In a New York second!

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Maureen Hannon
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Maureen Hannon

My husband is an animal; And my daughter and "Grand kitty"live with us.

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Valerie Lantz
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Valerie Lantz

Yes, a horse and a dog.

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Ry Kali
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Ry Kali

We usually only have a couple of cats and maybe a dog. Somehow er ended up with 5 cats, two small dogs, and a 4' long Cal King snake. One cat was chosen. Two cats were rescued. Two cats are from a litter of a rescue we rehomed. One dog was bought and the other a rescue. The snake was found.

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Carla Altenbach
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Carla Altenbach

Two cats, two dogs, and a lot of critters that claim us as dependable feeders.

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David Galyean
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David Galyean

Some of my family does have a dog.

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rover6rover
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rover6rover

We have four neutered male cats, two of whom are actual brothers rather than just brothers in spirit.

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No

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Lrac Snave
1
Lrac Snave

The last 4 lb. Maltese dog we had was killed by a German Shepard 5 years ago. We are both very senior citizens; and a new dog would probably outlive both of us.

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Julie Brantley
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Julie Brantley

Pets are pets, plants are plants - no, no cat is considered 'family' -

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Dear Abby Asked by Dear Abby
12 months left

Have you tried any of the “meatless” burgers or other products?

Yes

2

No

4

Yes

2 Comments
JT Titus
0
JT Titus

I like veggie burgers (Morning Star brand)

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Lisa Gray
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Lisa Gray

I thought it tasted just like meat. I have gastrointestinal issues, so this is a great alternative.

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No

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Lrac Snave
2
Lrac Snave

YUCK! "Where's the Beef?" as an old commercial said.

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Bonnie Batten
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Bonnie Batten

I have no desire to try fake meat or milk.

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rover6rover
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rover6rover

Our vegetarian daughter ate some of these once upon a time -- but us, never.

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Do you take public transportation?
Dear Abby Asked by Dear Abby
11 months left

Do you take public transportation?

Yes

2

No

11

Yes

2 Comments
Ry Kali
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Ry Kali

When I lived in the city, I'd take the bus if I didn't have a car or it was unavailable. I'd do the same in this small town if there were any, but the local gov't doesn't want to put money into it. We need it badly. If you don't have a car or a ride, you are screwed! Espacially, when very hot/cold!

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Robert Davidson
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Robert Davidson

I live in NYC, which has an extensive public transportation system. I do not need a car and using public transportation is better for the environment.

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No

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Phyllis
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Phyllis

I live in the county and no buses available. I drive a car now, but in 3 months will turn 80 and want to stop driving. I will sell my car and pay people to take me to appts and vets etc. I have groceries and pet supplies delivered.

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seaweed349
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seaweed349

There are no buses in the country. If I lived in a big city, maybe I would.

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Shane Hill
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Shane Hill

Because i don't have to.

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Valerie Lantz
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Valerie Lantz

I live in a rural area without public transportation available.

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Theresa Scherf
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Theresa Scherf

It's not an option. I live out in the country ca. 5 miles from town.

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Lori Johnson
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Lori Johnson

Public transportation is not an option where I live.

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rover6rover
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rover6rover

Living in the country it's not an option. Sometimes ride the L in Chicago during family visits and we were on and off the subway in NYC last fall -- the only way to get around!

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linda tansey
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linda tansey

small town no public transportation i live in a senior complex at least i can get a bus they have from a bus service but that is only 2 times a month and i do not have a car

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Bob Pickett
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Bob Pickett

not available in this area

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