Nintendogs: Lab & Friends (Nintendo DS, 2005)
Pretend, (practically) perfect puppies come to life in this triple-release line of pet simulators from Nintendo. In Nintendogs, players adopt, raise, and train an impressively intelligent virtual dog,...
Pros: Fun to play, varied activities to keep kids occupied, great graphics.
Cons: Does require frequent play/upkeep/puppy "care."