One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A person's dog, cat, or other furry pet animal.‘my fur baby gets carsick, so we don't take her far unless we have medication from her vet’
- ‘Maybe after the two of you have realized you're capable of caring for the fur baby, you upgrade to a human baby.’
- ‘It's amazing how much I can get done when my fur babies are napping.’
- ‘Nikki introduced their new fur baby on Instagram, snuggling up to the cat for a sweet selfie.’
- ‘We obviously need to legislate new car safety designs to protect our fur babies.’
- ‘This charming story explains the special relationship between true pet lovers and our fur babies.’
- ‘The festival will also show a feature-length film about a couple whose fur baby gets kidnapped.’
- ‘The smart fur babies took to swimming rather quickly.’
- ‘No kids yet but the nephews love the fur babies.’
- ‘Our oldest daughter recently married has been begging and pleading with her husband for a fur baby.’
- ‘She lives with her husband and two fur babies.’
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