Renter’s Advice and Resources

Renter’s Advice and Resources

5 Tips for First-Time Pet Parents

Megan Foukes

 · Jul 5, 2022

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One of the greatest joys in this world is being able to have a furry friend by your side.

Allergies are a serious problem for many people, with reactions ranging from flu and cold-like sniffling and sneezing to severe illness and even death. Unfortunately, the word “allergy” has been greatly

Cassie Damewood

 · Sep 12, 2019

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You finally moved into your new place, and now you’re looking to adopt a new pet. When it comes to furry friends, cats are (perhaps unsurprisingly) more popular than dogs — mostly because of their simple needs and fairly solitary, self-sufficient lifestyles. After all, you don’t have to worry about a cat getting bored or […]

Juliette Moore

 · Apr 4, 2019

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When your pet is part of the family, it’s important to make your home safe and comfortable for them. When that home is an apartment, you’ll also have to learn how to avoid getting dinged with big cleaning and repair bills. As long as you make an effort to keep your space in good shape, […]

Beth Fitzjarrald

 · Aug 3, 2017

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If you like animals but aren’t ready for the responsibility of owning your own pet yet, having a pet owner for a roommate can seem like a great deal. You benefit from many of the perks of having a pet with a fraction of the responsibility. Of course, things don’t always go smoothly. Your stuff is just as vulnerable as your roommate’s is to cat scratches and stains from dog urine. If your roommate’s hamster escapes its cage, it becomes your problem as well. When you agree to live with someone who has a pet, it’s best to figure out where to draw the line of responsibility before things go wrong.

aptsherpa

 · Sep 27, 2016

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A cat urine stain on the upholstery is an unpleasant matter, especially in an apartment where space is limited and you’re more likely to smell the stain. Simply draping a blanket over the stain once it’s dried won’t take care of it. The smell will linger, and your cat will be compelled to continue marking […]

Staff Writer

 · Aug 22, 2016

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Low maintenance pets are wonderful in that they enable you to have warmth and something to care for in your home without requiring much effort. While you may want a pet, you may not have unlimited time or funds to dedicate to an animal. Fortunately, there are several pets out there that require minimal effort. […]

Staff Writer

 · May 24, 2010

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When it comes to cat litter and a lot of other pet products, there’s been a growing trend towards diversity of selection. Manufacturers are now looking at producing eco-friendly and greener options for lots of consumer products, including cat litter. Buyers can find a wide array of environmentally friendly cat litter that will help cut […]

Staff Writer

 · Apr 21, 2010

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An apartment with a cat can be a fun and welcoming place to come home to after a long day at work or school. Cats are fairly easy pets to take care of and they give a lot of affection to their owners in return. Give your new cat an attractive home by properly preparing […]

Staff Writer

 · Aug 17, 2009

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Finding pet friendly rentals is a must for animal lovers who rent. Since finding the right pet friendly condo or apartment that also meets your other needs can take a little extra effort, you want to be sure to follow the rules so you can stay there a long time. Most pet friendly apartments and […]

Staff Writer

 · Jul 30, 2009

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