“Your Rent, Your Rottweiler, and Your Rights”
4 The Love Of Animals
SEPTEMBER 25, 2009
Robin believed that the rule implied that if a person could keep an animal in her apartment for three months without the landlord saying anything about it, the pet would be grandfathered in. But that was created to prevent a landlord who knew you had a pet from kicking you out for another reason later. For example, if the landlord realizes neighborhood rental prices have gone up, he can’t force you out by pointing to the no-pets policy if he’s known all along you had a dog or cat.