Welcoming Cats to Your Rental Housing
Info for housing managers: Making cat owners feel at home while keeping your units clean
Cats are America’s most popular pet, living in more than 42 million American households. Approximately 30 percent of cat households have two cats, and more than twenty percent have three or more. Cats can make perfect apartment pets, since they are generally small, quiet and clean. The key to ensuring success with cats in your properties is establishing clear expectations of your residents from the start.
When owners have the right pet care tools and information, pet related problems like damage and nuisance complaints are much less likely.
When it comes to cats in apartments, the most common challenges can be avoided by following a few basic rules: