The following prompt is by Susan Schmidlin, member of Writers in the Grove, a part of our Prompt-a-Day project to support NaNoWriMo during November 2015. Each prompt was generously donated by our Writers in the Grove members. You are welcome to take this prompt in any direction you wish.
Did your character have a childhood pet?
How did they get the pet?
Where did it come from?
Why did it become a pet to this person?
What did it do for the character?