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How do you talk with a child about getting rid of a pet?

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Dr. Barry Bergman
Pediatrics
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In brief: Depends on Age

It certainly depends on the childs age but i would be honest about the reasons and answer whatever questions come up.
You can also offer some other thing to help replace the pet. Above all honesty is most important.

In brief: Depends on Age

It certainly depends on the childs age but i would be honest about the reasons and answer whatever questions come up.
You can also offer some other thing to help replace the pet. Above all honesty is most important.
Dr. Barry Bergman
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