The Clown Car 97: Why Pets are Good

Welcome to The Clown Car, the crazy parenting journey where two parents talk about how they, and you, can survive your own personal circus.

Here’s what happened this week:

Getting the Mail, Trampoline injuries, Jackson’s many names, Pi Day, Pet Talk and so much more on this episode of The Clown Car.

The Benefits of Pets

5 surprising ways pets are good for kids—and families too!


Thank you for listening to The Clown Car. Parenting is hard and we believe you should get a GOLD STAR just for trying! Just remember, our way’s not the only way, find what works for you. You’re doing a good job. You can follow us and share your thoughts on Facebook and Twitter @theclowncar and email us at, until next time, enjoy your circus.

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