1. They are more than happy to finish up your farm chores.
2. No matter how cold it is, they will always join you for a popsicle.
3. Were you in the mood for a beer? Otter’s got ya covered.
5. They love that you still sleep with your teddy bear.
7. They will unclog those pesky hairballs from your drains.
9. They will do the underwater camera work for your independent film.
12. They will fish the fallen leaves out of your swimming pool.
13. They will always wave to you if they see you on the street.
14. They will make sure every party you throw is well-stocked with ice cubes.
15. Having all of Shakespeare memorized, they will happily fill in for a sick actor in your student production of MacBeth.
16. And will cheer for your favorite team during the World Cup.
18. Or maybe you just need someone to retrieve your pool toys from the deep end.
- Protesters marched in Chicago for the second night in a row after the release of a video showing the police shooting of black teen Laquan McDonald. ›
- Frank Gifford's family says the NFL star had CTE, the degenerative brain disease linked to football. He died in August. ›
- And President Obama actually made his daughters laugh at the annual White House turkey pardon. ›