|Melissa consults her astrological charts daily and meditates on the proper way to train her Doberman, Bruno. She tends to be curt with anyone who disturbs her while she is practicing with her pet.|
|Members||Melissa Carter, Bruno Carter|
|Number of generations||1 generation|
|Lot||1344 Buddy Street|
|Game||The Sims Pet Stories|
The Carter family is a family living in Garden Heights, It consists of Melissa Carter and her Doberman, Bruno. The family plays a role in the story "The Best in Show". In the semi-finals, Bruno is disqualified for fighting with Coach Grinder's dog, Meat, The family becomes playable after the player finishes The Best in Show.