Science Says You Can Love Your Pet As Much as A Human Baby
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...and it's also kind of bonkers!
The study does clear things up a bit and states that the feelings of bonding were stronger toward the human baby when they saw them in person and the feelings were the same when they saw just a picture. But wow - it is really close!