Pet friendly apartments make apartment living remarkable. Even if you don’t have a pet, seeing dogs throughout the community will brighten your day. It is crucial pet owners live in a pet friendly apartment for several reasons.
First, pet owners should never live somewhere that prohibits pets. Keeping your pet a secret in a pet-prohibited community is a great way to tarnish your renter’s reputation.
Second, communities that welcome pets allow your pet to socialize. Pets (especially dogs) need to socialize with other animals. Dog parks are an excellent tool for socializing, but isn’t it nice to have the choice to walk your dog with your neighbor?
Third, if you are interested in adopting, learn how to make the change as seamless as possible. Many humans dislike change; animals are the same. Before bringing home “the one” with the big puppy-dog eyes from the local animal shelter, research the best breeds for an apartment. When you know what breeds are suited best for apartment life, ensure you have other pet renting tips in your toolbox. Likewise, locate the nearest pet stores and veterinarians so you know how to care for and where to take your pet.
Fourth, make your apartment safe for an animal. Plants are lovely decorations; however, some usual house plants are harmful to humans and animals. If you have a hazardous plant, find a safe spot where your pet can’t access it or give it to someone without kids or pets.
You may think, “I’ll put the dangerous plant up high” or “I’ll keep it outside.” What happens when it falls, or you need to let your dog out? Toxic plants can be gorgeous décor, but if you have children or pets, the plants need a new home.
Speaking of outside, pet owners must take extra precautions during the winter. If you have a short-haired dog, consider purchasing them a sweater or winter coat. Most dogs love to be outside, and some love the cold and snow, but that doesn’t mean winter doesn’t have risks.
The best way to give pets the same unconditional love they show us is to find pet friendly apartments to share with them.
The Glade is a one-of-a-kind community in Rock County, offering designer finishes and amenities that cater to your lifestyle. The Glade is tucked away in a secluded wooded setting in close proximity to Palmer Park and The Blackhawk Golf Course. This ideal location is just 2 minutes from the interstate and a short commute to Downtown Janesville.