Lizzie shrugged. She was sure that if she did get her family a pet, it would be taken care of. But she wasn't sure if they'd all agree on what to get. Of course, she figured she'd be the one home with the pet most of the time so, in reality it might be up to her do decide. As well as it'd be her money to take care of the pet.
"I thought you were allowed to bring pets with you," she answered. "Nims always does." Her example of course would have been Nims, but she was sure she'd seen a few others bring there pets.