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How do i convince my mum to get a dog?

i no wat breed i want : toy poodle ( i even no wat i want to name her). ive researched everyhing about them and made a slideshow full of hundreds of things for example the annual cost and upkeep. i ve tried begging and that just annoys and angers my mum. and cleaning my room or high grades wont help the situation either. also my dad said he'd pay to buy the dog if my mum was happy with having a dog. my mum just recently told me her problems with getting a dog are the expense, damage, winter walks in the dark and being tied to the house if im else where ( but i only meet up with friends about twice a year). could someone plz help me come up with four solutions/ strong argues this means so much to me so any help is highly appreciated :) by the way i d appreciate it if no one commented accept ur not getting a dog or ur mums house ur mums rules only positive helpful comments please :)

Asked By: - 8/12/2012
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I'd been asking for a dog for ten years by the time I got my own dog, and it was a rescue from one of my relatives, a BYB Cockapoo-Bichon mutt that resulted from my aunt's friend's unwanted dog becoming pregnant. It's very opportunistic to get a dog when you live with a family that aren't avid dog-lovers. Honestly, I... More
Answered By: ♣Howl, Provoked Monotheist♣ - 8/12/2012
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Maybe you should start off with a smaller pet like a hamster or fish and show ur mum how u can take care of it well. Then if she knows she can rely on you, she might just change her mind. Hope this helped :)
Answered By: Jenna - 8/12/2012
 
It sounds like you already have. You may just have to wait till your old enough to live on your own. Exacerbating the situation won't help. I'm sorry I don't have more helpful advice. My only solution is to have your dad talk to her but if she doesn't change her mind, you don't want to upset her and end up with more... More
Answered By: Kat - 8/12/2012
 
Hi. Just try showing your mom that you are responsible enough for a pet :) I have been in this situation before, and sometimes nothing works because our parents are set in their ways and don't like to give in. I really hope it works out for you. Maybe you could talk to your dad? It seems that he is with you on getting... More
Answered By: Kayla - 8/12/2012
 
dogs will lick up peanut butter any where you put it. giggity giggity sexual activity
Answered By: wonderbreadhero06 - 8/12/2012
 
You cant convince your mum its her house her rules and expense is just one of them you have to Except this .
Answered By: !There is no cure for ignorance!call a vet! - 8/12/2012
 
Well have you had a dog before? My current puppy is the first i have ever had and SHE IS A HANDFUL... More
Answered By: ℬlue✿ℬird - 8/12/2012
 
Umm, clean by urslelf?
Answered By: Nathalia Clue - 8/12/2012
 
She sounds like my mum lol. The reason my mum didnt want no pets was because she thought she would be the one cleaning up its mess, walking it, feeding it, vet bills etc. she was right in one way, like dog insurance, whos gona pay that. but back then i just wanted a dog, i didnt care what she said. uve done good by... More
Answered By: NATCHO - 8/12/2012
 
its you moms house and her rules and she said no dog so you have to accept that... More
Answered By: Clockwork_Knight - 8/12/2012
 
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