animals. Further investigation shows that the pets were not disclosed on their rental application. The resident states that they are
CAN YOU RESTR I CT AN ESA ON BREED OR S IZE?
all emotional support animals. What now?
Whether it’s one or multiple animals, you need to follow the same verification procedures. The only difference here is that each animal would have to provide a different service. If each animal can be verified, then accommodations need to be made. In conclusion, a verification process, along with fair housing training, will ensure everyone’s needs and rights are met.
THE SHORT ANSWER I S NO .
Breed and Size Restrictions Can you restrict an ESA based on breed or size? The short answer is no. If the need for the animal has been verified, the Fair Housing Act states that accommodations must be made. Your job is to now welcome Muffy the hundred-pound Rottweiler or Wilbur the pot-bellied pig to the family. Undisclosed or Multiple Emotional Support Animals
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