Renter’s Advice and Resources

Renter’s Advice and Resources

5 Tips for First-Time Pet Parents

Megan Foukes

 · Jul 5, 2022

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

Maybe you dream of breeding Saint Bernards or running your own reindeer farm – but while you’re living in an apartment, those aspirations had best stay on hold.

Teresa Bergen

 · Mar 15, 2022

Cat lovers really go out of their way to gain the love and attention of their feline friends. Cat treats, boxes of toys, pillows reserved solely for their frequent naps — the list of what these people do for their pets is practically endless. Most cats, however, remain aloof and annoyingly independent, no matter how […]

Cassie Damewood

 · Mar 10, 2020

Having a dog is one of life’s greatest pleasures. There’s nothing like coming home from a long day at work and seeing a wagging tail and getting plenty of dog kisses. It can be especially comforting to have a dog during your time as an apartment dweller, which can often feel a little too nomadic […]

Ramona Branson

 · Aug 30, 2018

If the privacy and solitude you once craved in apartment life grows old and you start to feel a bit lonely, a simple solution is to add a pet to the family.

Cassie Damewood

 · Aug 2, 2018

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

Rainy days can be a major bummer no matter where you live. Of course, it is even worse when you factor in young, restless kids and dogs that need regular trips outdoors for exercise (among other reasons). Your darling children, unlike your pet companions, have hands and feet, which sometimes flail around and knock into […]

Eva R. Marienchild

 · Aug 16, 2016

OK, so you’ve been eyeing your friend’s terrier forever and you’ve decided that it’s time for you to bring one of those little tail waggers home for yourself. Well, congratulations! There’s nothing like having a mascot—the sound of muffled scuffling and scratching at your front door can’t be beat at the end of a long […]

Eva R. Marienchild

 · Jun 2, 2016

Pet care during a disaster is made much easier when you plan ahead and prepare yourself for any possible contingency. Having a disaster plan that you can put into action will help you quickly and safely evacuate your pets. Make a Pet Survival Kit The most basic principal of pet care during emergencies is to […]

Staff Writer

 · Oct 8, 2010

If you’re requiring the services of a dog sitting service, you’ll need to ask several salient questions before making a commitment towards hiring one. After all, you want the best care for your pet, so you need to be assured that you’re hiring the right company for the job. Therefore, take your time and interview […]

Staff Writer

 · Oct 6, 2010