Dogs Are More Than Just Welcome At This Apartment Complex – They’re Required!

Relying on the place you reside, it may be troublesome to search out rental housing that accepts canines. To resolve this downside, Danish entrepreneur Niels Martin Viuff, determined to create flats for pup-lovers solely!

The 18-unit advanced is ready to be in-built the Frederikssund Municipality on the island of Zealand in jap Denmark.

Viuff got here up with the thought for the dog-friendly flats after studying of the necessity from native residents.

“There may be demand from some canine house owners who’re bored with there being so many locations the place canines usually are not allowed,” Viuff informed The Native.

The block of flats is but to be constructed, however has already been named Hundehuset, which implies “The Dog Home.” Along with a pet-friendly place to dwell, Viuff says the advanced will unite residents with frequent pursuits.

“We wish to meet the wants of canine house owners. Many are very lonely,” he stated.

Viuff consulted the Danish Kennel Klub, Denmark’s largest affiliation for canine house owners, who supplied tricks to make the flats extra pup-friendly. They’ll embody harder flooring to resist soiled paws and sharp toenails, in addition to a washing space within the gardens.

“Dogs put on issues out, they’ve their out of doors sneakers on all yr spherical. They don’t take their sneakers off within the hallway,” DKK behaviour guide Lise Lotte Christensen stated.

Viuff has set a weight restrict of 45 kilograms (about 99 kilos) for canine residents. He may also require potential tenants to deliver their canines in for meet-and-greets earlier than signing rental agreements.

“We will likely be avoiding the biggest breeds, so (the flats) received’t be crowded with canines. However when you have small canines, a couple of is okay,” he stated.


Cats may also be welcome at “The Dog Home,” and Viuff is contemplating a seperate advanced only for cat households.

“I can think about that we may make (an condominium advanced) for cat house owners too. That’s on the drafting board,” the entrepreneur stated.


H/T to The Native

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