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The animal shelter


The Good family wants to adopt an animal to take home from the animal shelter. Which animal will choose?

Story by Carolyne Ardron | Animation by Cambridge English Online

Which pet would you choose? Tell us about your favourite pet. 

  • What does it eat?
  • Where does it sleep?
  • What type of exercise does it need?
  • Do you need to take it to the vet often?
  • How do you clean it or its house?  


MisterOpal4's picture


OrangeFridayPanda's picture

i love dog

MissNatureGuitar's picture

i want a dog cat and also a rabbit

TurquoiseBirdBubble's picture

Cool, LOL, XD

AgentGigabyteRocket's picture

I have a yellow canary bird and many fish. I want have a dog or cat.

KindGem9000's picture

i want a dolphin, cheetah and a dog too. my dad says " if we go to philippines he will buy a baby dog to grow up " and wean i grow up my job i will have so many money i will buy two house , two car and baby dolphin and baby cheetah you know why i buy two house 1 for my dad and my house and 1 car is mine the another car for my dad and my mom like big two cars

PrincessHarpSwan's picture

I always wanted a pet cat. But my father says that the fleas of cats are dangerous.i have just 3 pets- A dog, a blue bird and last of all a green bird.before i had 5 pets but my squirrel died and my other dog just ran away.

but i love this story.... I mean its totally the most amazing pet story i have ever seen!!!!!>>...._)

KingJungleFlamingo's picture

i like snake

TopazMermaidWater's picture

 i'm not aloud pets. i wan't a dog though...

QueenWizardHello's picture

The cat is cute!