Best Pet Apps for Kids

Some kids adore the idea of caring for a pretend pet. These simulation apps can be lots of fun while (at least sometimes) teaching the basics of real-world pet care.

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LEARNING
Kids cure and feed animals in cute, empathy-promoting app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
 
LEARNING
Pet-primping game is precious; hogs camera roll and storage.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
 
LEARNING
Fun Frozen-themed cooking and pet care; light on science.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Nurture a digital creature without the in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Virtual pet/rolling maze mash-up donates to a real charity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
 
Pamper and play games with your virtual pets.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
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Pet monster simulator with head-butting and potty humor.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
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LEARNING
Cute cat care without a stinky litter box.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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LEARNING
Shelter puppies thrive under kind virtual care.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)

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