Hey, who remembers Neopets? If you used the site back in the early 2000s, you might be surprised to learn that it was once owned by a group of devout Scientologists.
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Find cute virtual pets to take care of
Remember those cute Tamagochi toys a few years back? Remember how much in demand those little egg-shaped video games were? The Tamagochi toys were the first virtual pets on Earth. These days virtual pets are no longer hand-held little devices but are mostly found online.
Virtual pets are what are commonly referred to as gateway pets. They help teach people how to care for something that depends on them for care and attention. Some parents give kids virtual pets before graduating them to real pets. They gauge the children’s responsibility by how well they take care of their virtual pets.
Here are a few tips on how to find virtual pets:
Software. Some virtual pets are readily available as game programs. You can get the games in any electronics store or in any run off the mill video game store. After buying … Read More