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August 7, 2013 9:13 AM

The cost of animal companionship

All told, a person’s financial investment over the life of a pet can range from $4,000 to almost $40,000 for a dog, or $20,000 for a cat. Worth every penny, perhaps — but also reason enough to get serious about setting, and sticking to, a budget for pet expenses.

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