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Although it has become quite common that overlays close on an outside click, it brings some usability flaws if you don't offer the close button: Users that are new to the internet might be confused or feel lost when they can't find the close button (my mother, for example) On (some android (?)) tablets, these overlays still don‘t seem to work really well, ...
If you have only 3 textfield for each pet, it is not necessary to create a brand new page; An editable list will do the job, but keep it simple :) download bmml source – Wireframes created with Balsamiq Mockups
A simple approach you can utilize is the top notification bar which is visible to users as they log in or come to the page as thats the first thing they would notice due to the color differential. Stackoverflow uses it quite frequently as shown below. You could also use the idea of movement or small animation to ensure that users attention is drawn to it ...
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