The final installment on the topic of Companion Animal Requests. Companion animals are a very important and current issue in the rental housing community as companion animal requests continue to skyrocket. Because many websites and animal groups spread the word that a tenant does not have to pay pet fees for companion animals, savvy residents are seeking and finding more ways to have their “pets” classified as companion animals. This is why it is essential to understand the importance of having a well educated staff on this subject and a clearly defined policy. Make sure all of your people read this 3-part series and familiarize themselves with the Companion Animal Request issues.