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What You Need to Know About Renting a Home with Your Dog

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When you look for a new rental home, you should consider a variety of factors to ensure your new home is suitable for your dog. While some cities are more pet-friendly than others, studies have shown 31 percent of pet owners have had trouble finding an apartment that allows pets at all, let alone an apartment that allows a larger animals or more “aggressive” breeds. The percentage in Asheville and surrounding areas may be even higher.

To help you find a great place faster and prepare for potential issues with their pet, The Zebra has created the ultimate pet guide for apartments and rental homes. Learn what to look for when house hunting, how to negotiate with your landlord, and what you need to know about renting with dogs vs. cats!

You can find this helpful guide here: https://www.thezebra.com/pet-rental-guide/

Another useful guide from Bankrate explains why renters need pet insurance and breaks down the difference between renters insurance and pet healthcare insurance. The guide also explains how renters insurance can protect pet owners and what to do if you have a specific breed or situation that's not covered.

You can find this guide here:  https://www.bankrate.com/insurance/homeowners-insurance/pets-and-renters-insurance/


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