Who benefits from pet-friendly cities?
Welcoming pets can make all the difference to workplaces, especially in pet-friendly cities. From employee and customer guidelines to tips for interpreting pet behavior, we'll help you take the next steps toward creating a pet-friendlier workplace.
Renters & Homeseekers
Finding pet-friendly housing can be a challenge. The benefits of living with pets are well known, but some property owners have been reluctant to embrace the change. From criteria for helping you find a perfect place for your pets to tips for making attractive offers, we'll help you stay on the leading edge of the competitive market.
Tenants with pets tend to be more stable renters than their pet-free counterparts. From the benefits of pet-owning tenants to ways you can make your properties more attractive to them, we'll help you learn everything you'll need to know about pet-friendly rental housing.
Common Barriers to Pet Ownership & Access
With over 84 million pet-owning homes in the United States, there are still a surprising number of obstacles in many communities that make pet ownership more challenging than it needs to be. While major...
Common Barriers to Pet-Friendly Workplaces
Whether through a lack of pet-oriented benefits or a lack of pet-friendly policies, many workplaces are poorly equipped to accommodate the needs of pets and their owners. Fortunately, more workplaces are...
Pets have a lot to offer the workplace! The presence of pets can serve as an ice-breaker in social situations, easing introductions and relationships between co-workers and even clients and customers.
Tito’s Handmade Vodka
Dogs have been a part of the culture at Tito’s Handmade Vodka (Tito’s) since the company started 22 years ago. “Becoming a dog-friendly company was never a conscious decision,” says Beth Bellanti...
Responsible Pet Ownership
The relationships we build with our animal friends are profound. Pets enrich our lives. They give us reason to exercise, to clean up, to go outside and make new friends. They are our companions — and...
no doggie bag needed.
Take advantage of what Austin has to offer you and your pet — find pet-friendly shopping and dining in your neighborhood.