Blog about why summertime is the perfect time to pick a new pet. Give tips on how much easier it is to train a pet to do their business in one spot in your yard in summer than it is in winter. Your kids are more likely to want to go outdoors and take on this chore in the summer time as opposed to during the colder months or the school year. During the winter months and the school year, there is less time to devote to a new pet as opposed to summer time when there is more carefree time available. A puppy, for example, is very playful and can be destructive so being outdoors for a little more each day may help the pup release extra energies.