Animals The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own  

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List Rules Only pets with owners - not just any ol' animal

List of the best fictional pets from literature, film, TV, comics, mythology, and other places. Included are the top fictional dogs, birds, and cats from books and movies, as well as animals from other planets or other worlds. The animals on this list include real, live action, animated, and even animatronic pets. Vote on the cutest, smartest, sassiest, and most helpful animals that served as pets to other fictional characters. What are the best fictional animals from TV? Movies? Vote for your favorites. 

What are some fictional pets? Take a look at this list of fictional animals, some famous, some not. But what is the same is that they're greatest of all time.

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Toothless is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
adam110586 added How to Train Your Dragon

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1,103 361
Dug is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Up

3
1,032 381
Stitch is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Lilo & Stitch

4
1,044 392
Snoopy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Peanuts universe

5
972 405
Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Scooby-Doo universe

6
981 414
Hedwig is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Harry Potter

7
972 463
Hobbes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Calvin and Hobbes

8
461 170
Bolt is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
lilly-ritchey added Bolt

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708 321
Pascal is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Bruce mwizerwa added Rapunzel

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744 363
Abu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Aladdin

11
375 142
Rajah is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
celiagold added Aladdin

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602 291
Pikachu is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
R20X added Pokémon universe

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670 346
Pluto is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Disney Universe

14
403 179
Shadow is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Amy Boal added Shadow Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey

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233 67
Sven is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
zacknoble added Domain

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526 271
Buckbeak is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
SabrinaGazer added Harry Potter

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740 428
Garfield is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Garfield and Friends

18
593 340
Lassie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Lassie

19
563 320
Figaro is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Pinocchio

20
537 313
Wilbur is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Charlotte's Web

21
506 326
Beethoven is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Beethoven series

22
530 346
Salem Saberhagen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Sabrina the Teenage Witch

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474 304
Zero is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
The Nightmare Before Christmas

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376 228
Ghost is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
Amy Boal added Ghost A Song of Ice and Fire, Game of Thrones

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378 231
Perry the Platypus is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Fictional Pets You Wish You Could Actually Own
DanielSonntag added Phineas and Ferb