Reasons to Choose a Pet-Friendly Retirement Community

4 The Love Of Animals

Landlords love to hate them, and some senior living centers are equally inhospitable to your furry friends. Not all retirement communities are created equal. And while many are similar, there are always certain things that set the best ones apart from the rest. One of these things is how the retirement community regards its residents owning pets.

2011 131

Birding the Kruger Park (3): Malelane area

10,000 Birds

The room was one stuffed with pillows – it seems some landlords think the more pillows are in a room, the cozier the place is. I usually do not write much about traveling to and from birding places but my friend and I arrived in Malelane in the afternoon.

Birding Sarajevo or the sentimental journey home

10,000 Birds

Before heading higher, above the tree-line, I asked our landlord if there were any minefields to be aware of. Gonna take a sentimental journey. Gonna set my heart at ease …. Gotta take that sentimental journey. Sentimental journey home. Sentimental Journey – Ella Fitzgerald (1947).

2018 62

“Your Rent, Your Rottweiler, and Your Rights”

4 The Love Of Animals

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.

Over the Mountain

10,000 Birds

The apartment was in an older house that had been rather eccentrically divided, and while it had certain advantages over my then-current place (a working thermostat, less rapacious landlord, closer to campus) I was unsure if I shouldn’t hold out for something even better. Moving is a tribulation, even when you’re just moving across town. But when you’re moving closer to great birding, there are some consolations.

2011 63