A person who loves animals is a person who respects and treats an animal like it's family. An animal lover won't care about it's looks but only it's friendship. They also spend as much time as possible around animals and caring for them. If an animal hears a animal is going to be put down at the pound it will save it. An animal lover will be lost for ever if a loved one dies. i should know I am one. I am around them every single time of the day.