Help with Landlord Issues
Your landlord said no, but you could try talking with them again.
Find out exactly what the landlord is concerned about and write up a letter stating you will not allow those things to happen.
Check out this sample pet agreement you could write up for your landlord.
Show you’re a good tenant. Show proof of you paying rent on time. Provide references from your previous landlord. Keep your property clean and don’t give neighbors a reason to complain about you.
If your pet lived with you in a another rental, ask that landlord to write a letter of reference and be willing to talk to your new landlord.
Have your landlord meet your pet. Make sure your pet is contained in a carrier or a good harness and leash. Proceed cautiously if your pet is unfriendly.
Read more about making a convincing case to your landlord.
If you’re willing to move, many websites allow you to search for pet friendly landlords:
Craigslist (w/search filters Dogs OK and/or Cats OK)
You can board your animal or find a temporary foster until you’re in a pet-friendly situation:
Jet Set Pets
Post on Facebook Jacksonville Dog & Cat Foster Community page to find a temporary foster.
If the issue is lack of money for pet deposits:
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