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We have a lease agreement stating "no Pets". We discovered the tenants have a cat. The tenant gave us a letter from a doctor stating the "cat is prescribed for emotional support". We don't want any cats in the unit, and feel they are breaking the lease. This is not a "service animal" and as far as I can tell, we do not have to allow it. Can anyone tell us if we are legally obligated to allow this animal.
Mark R, MN on Tuesday, July 21, 2020
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Emotional support animals are NOT protected by ADA act. You are within your rights to not allow them.
Posted by Matthew M, IL on Monday, August 31, 2020
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