Pets and apartments aren’t always a perfect match. Both cats and dogs can have issues that are problematic to a renter who wants to live in harmony with neighbors. Damage, noise and smells are some common complaints that get registered with landlords all over the world. How can you address these issues? Here are some things to try:
Damage: Cats can cause problems if they begin using their claws on things that don’t belong to them. Provide a scratching post and trim your cat’s claws on a regular basis. If you are handy, you may even be able to make your own scratching post. Dogs that cause damage can be crate-trained to minimize their freedom while you are away.
Noise: Behavior issues