People who decide to go child free have been labeled everything from selfish to anti-child to incomplete. But actually, there are plenty of reasons for being child free, such as genetic problems, lifestyle habits or mental health.

Most people mistakenly believe that being child free means hatred for all kids. But they are wrong, as child free people may enjoy playing with other people's kids, but have no desire to procreate. They may have pets and take care of them as if they were their children.

There are many misunderstandings popup around about child-free women with pets. They become the targets of angry and judgmental comments, as people think that their love for pets are compensatory for not having children.

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Parents don't believe that it is possible to love pets the same way you love kids and other people. They usually say that “You will never know unconditional love unless you have your own kids.”

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In this article, we would like to show you several common delusions people think about child free women with pets. Are you interested? Scroll down to read this article right now.

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Child-free people don't use pets to fill the hole in their lives

If a person doesn't want to have children, people should respect her decision. Having kids is not a duty.

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When people adopt pets, it doesn't mean that they want to become mothers. Dogs and cats are faithful kind creatures that can love unconditionally. People take care of pets just because they love them.

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It is okay to spend time and money on taking care of pets

Some people are ready to spend a lot of money on pets' food, toys, beds and medicine. If their pets will be ill, they will do everything possible to heal them. However, some people who have kids think that caring about pets’ safety and happiness is a very silly thing.

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They think that taking care of pets is not as important as taking care of children. These people have to realize that both humans and pets can feel pain. So if you choose a pet, you are taking responsibility to provide him with comfortable life and good care.

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We at BetterMe want everyone to know and experience true love. It is out there for everyone and until it knocks on your door we are here to remind you that you deserve the best love!

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