All Creatures, Great and Small - Rules About Assistance Animals

Date: June 27, 2017
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
From your home or office computer

Course Description
Understanding the laws regarding assistance animals can keep you and your clients out of trouble!  Whether you are the property manager, or your clients are owners, tenants, buyers or sellers of single family homes, apartment buildings or Common Interest Developments (CID) properties, reasonable accommodations are required for assistance animals.

In this three (3) hour course you'll gain a working knowledge of the federal and state fair housing and other anti-discrimination laws regarding assistance animals and the rights and obligations of the home owner associations, the individual unit owners, the landlords and their tenants. Learn when it is ok to ask for a doctor’s prescription.


Course Objectives:

  • Recognize the difference between "service animals" and "emotional support or comfort animals
  • Understand the rights, restrictions and obligations of landlords, tenants, homeowner associations and unit owners regarding assistance animals and pets
  • Describe the characteristics of emotional support animals
  • Understand and explain the laws that apply to assistance animals under housing rights

As the laws become more complicated and the needs for service and comfort animals increase don’t lose your share of the housing market because you don’t know the law!

Please note: Purchase of this course is for use by a single person and may not be broadcast, recorded or shared by more than one individual. If you are interested in showing this course in your office, please contact Education at for Broker Pricing Information.

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