This one comes from the 'slightly weird but we already kind of knew that' files. Science says that you can love your pets as much as a human baby. That explains why some owners treat their pets like a real part of the family.
There have been far too many stories in the news this summer about parents leaving their kids in the car while they go in and shop. This is not okay! We all know that a quick trip in the store can end up being much more than that.