Listening Comprehension: dialogue "Un animal de compagnie"

In the following video, you will be able to listen to a dialogue between 2 friends. One of them is telling the other that her children would really like to have a pet and they discuss the implications.

You can listen to the audio on its own first below if you like.

In this video, you will listen to the dialogue in its entirety without looking at the transcript. The second time, the dialogue will be played again, but the transcript will be shown on the video. Afterwards I will go through the dialogue to explain any difficult words.

Below, I am going to go through the dialogue and provide explanations to any words you may not have come across.