Pet Policy

Can I have a cat or dog?

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If you live in a house or property with its own garden then you are allowed one cat or one dog (Section 5.35 of your tenancy agreement). If you live in...

What is a pet guardian and why do I need one?

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You must provide details of a pet guardian, this is someone who will take full responsibility of the pet if you become unable to care for the pet. The pet guardian must sign the form agreeing to take responsibility.

I have a pet so what are my responsibilities?

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If you have a pet please read information regarding your responsibilities as a tenant and to your neighbours.

What must I consider before having a pet?

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Consider how much the pet will cost, you need to budget for food, flea and worming treatments, vet bills, grooming, kennels or cattery, pet sitting etc.

Is Town & Country Housing responsible for pet nuisance?

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No, the resident must ensure that their pets do not cause a nuisance to neighbours or visitors; this includes damage to the property and excessive noise.