A Tenant's Guide to New York City's Pet Laws: Keeping Your Pet in a NYC Apartment

Feb 02, 2010
  • Description

Many New Yorkers live in housing that does not allow pets. Nevertheless, many New Yorkers either would like to get or already have a pet, despite the prevalence of no-pet clauses in leases. This guide will help you understand the laws about pet ownership in New York City. This guide covers four areas of law. Each section describes legal terms and the current state of the law and discusses what to do if you already have a pet and what to do if you want to get one.