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Stephen Pahl and Michael Pierce helped audience members bone up on legal issues surrounding pets and assistive animals during their presentation at April’s CAA Connect – Northern California Rental Housing Conference & Expo. Click below to listen to highlights. Audio story by Mike Nemeth Get in-depth info Want detailed information on assistive animals in rental housing? Our Knowledge Base, an exclusive resource for members, has the following documents: Assistive Animals in Rental Housing: Questions and Answers Issue Insight: Pets & Companion Animals White Paper: Pets & Companion Animals: When is a Pet not a Pet? – Accommodating Persons with Disabilities

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It’s no surprise that some property owners don’t allow pets in their apartments. Who wants the noise, the carpet stains and the doggie doo-doo on prospective tenants’ shoes? Legally, however, one person’s pet may be another person’s companion.  In this type of situation, fair housing laws require owners to make exceptions. Don’t let ignorance bite you at the bank. Take part in the California Apartment Association Oct. 10 webinar “When Is a Pet Not a Pet: Complying with the ADA and Fair Housing Laws.” This class will help CAA members understand state and federal laws requiring property owners to make… Read More

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