Emotional Support Animals

Pets are pets. Emotional Support Animals are not pets. Landlords can often be confused when dealing with a tenant applying to rent their property with an Emotional Support Animal. Regarding their Emotional Support Animal (ESA): Can you legally turn them away? No. What if you have a “no pet” policy? Can you turn them away then? Still no. What if your HOA doesn’t allow pets? Still no. What if your insurance doesn’t allow pets? Probably not reasonable for you to deny them based on that. Are you seeing a pattern here? What if it is considered a “dangerous breed” and … Read more