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You’ve been begging your landlord to fix the torn linoleum in your bathroom and replace your dripping bathroom faucet—and he’s finally come through. Before you know it, maintenance people are making their way into the apartment to make the changes you asked for, which means you have to move your …

One of the best things about having pets is that they love you unconditionally, even when you haven’t done anything all day except binge watch “Mad Men” on Netflix. The thing is, just like people, pets get bored. To make matters worse, they don’t have thumbs and can’t play Candy …

You may adore your pet but the same might not be said for your non-pet-owning roommates. While you love your dog or cat, know that pet ownership can sometimes come with its challenges. There are a few golden rules of taking care of a pet when you live with roommates. …

When the weather starts to warm up after a frigid and long winter, humans aren’t the only ones who get extremely excited about spending time outdoors. Dogs are pretty darn ecstatic for springtime, too! Spending time in the sun can benefit you and your pup, and help you both get …

Most pet owners agree: The minute you adopt a new cat or dog, he or she becomes an important part of your family. In fact, pet parents are often just as adoring and devoted as new moms and dads (and they often post just as many pictures of their “children” …

If you’re the proud parent of Fluffy the dog or the loving parent of Fluffy the cat, your apartment is likely a bit more chaotic than those living without pets. For instance, you may come home to find some seriously chewed-up furniture or shoes. Or, you might have to carry …

If you’ve ever moved with a pet, you know how tough it can sometimes be to find the right apartment for both you and your furry friend. But whether you have a beloved dog, cat, bunny or any other animal, pets are an important part of your family, so it’s …

The winter season is an excellent time for hot chocolate, snowball fights, and nights by the fireplace. But this frigid season can also lead to extreme indoor boredom for you and your pets. Although we pet-parents may take them for regular walks and runs in the yard, there are just …

You’ve found your new apartment, the lease is signed, and your belongings are expertly bubble wrapped, packed and on their way. You think you’re in the clear, but you’ve left something behind at your previous residence—pet dander. Leaving behind a clean apartment will not only help ensure you get your security …

I have two dogs, and as much as I’d love to take them everywhere with me, sometimes it’s just not practical. If you’re traveling and can’t take your dog with you, read these tips for finding a dog sitter you can trust: 1. Use a Website With Online Reviews Do …

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