"If you are host to your guest, be a host to his dog also." - Russian proverb
Finding a place to live in Florida where the welcome mat is put out for you and your pets may be a bit tedious but it is not an impossible feat.
Here at FloridaPets.net, we have plans to build a "Pet-Friendly Housing Directory" which we personally will compile and will be as complete as our current, "Places to Vacation" directory. Until then, the sites featured below can help quicken your search for "home, sweet pet-friendly, home" and direct you to some pet-friendly places to live in Florida.
Pet-Friendly Apartments - Specific Locations
Includes pet-friendly communities located throughout Orlando, Tampa, and Southeast Florida.
Nicely-appointed, pet-friendly apartments in Winter Springs. Cats and large and small breed dogs are welcome here.
Pet-Friendly Apartments - General Locations
Use this search engine for apartment hunting. Categorized by price range, proximity, and amenities, including those where pets are allowed.
This Guide offers info about nationwide pet-friendly rentals and a whole lot more.
Housing options throughout Florida for people with pets - by people with pets.
Pet-Friendly 55+ Options
While it's our intent to provide information about several of these in the future, we have been told about a few by some of our faithful readers.
Listed by areas of Florida.
Pet-Friendly "Permanent" Residential Communities
This is the largest green community in Osceola County in Central Florida. Harmony is a master-planned community, shaped with purpose from the start to offer a great balance with animals and nature.
Pet-Friendly Independent Living and Assisted Living Communities
In progress. We're working hard to develop this list.
Meanwhile, here are some great tips for moving with your pets.