TITLE

A kid's best friend

PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;10/25/99, Vol. 62 Issue 7, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Lists the top five animals that people in the United States keep as pets, ranked according to numbers owned.
ACCESSION #
2607512

 

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