Pets and assistance animals

Pets can be wonderful additions to a household and we understand that many of our residents might wish to have pets in their home. They can provide assistance to those who need it, help reduce social isolation and increase wellbeing, and where possible we are happy to allow them. But there are a number of considerations.

If you’re a bpha resident who’d like to keep a pet, here’s some guidance and advice on what to expect, how to apply, and what is and isn’t permitted.

We are currently updating our pets and assistance animals policy to allow customers to keep their XL Bully dog in their home, provided all current law is followed. Find out more.