Nothing compares to the joy of coming back home to a loyal companion awaiting your return. The unconditional love of a pet can reach deep down and do more than just keep you company. It can decrease stress, also improve heart health, and even help children develop their emotional and social skills.
The moot question in an urban setting is would you like to take your children to a zoological garden to see a cat or a dog? Surely not! But in the overcrowded urban environment, folks have a difficult time keeping pets; and more so, while staying in high rise structures.
You may not know that resident families are allowed to have pets stay with them in some gated community apartment complexes. Doesn’t matter if you choose a home to live on the tenth or fifteenth floor, quite a few apartment communities nowadays value and permit your desire to accommodate fur babies as a part and parcel of your lifestyle, offering pet-friendly apartments.
Ownership of pets is going to sharply decrease if provisions are not made accordingly. And surely, you would not like to deprive your young ones of experiencing the joys of having a pet to live and grow along with.
Due to a strong bonding and affectionate relationship, having a pet-friendly apartment gives you and the family immense happiness. As a matter of fact, pets act as soothers and shock absorbers enabling you to maintain balance in hectic circumstances.
The Animal Welfare Board of India as per norms say that as long as a pet owner is not violating any municipal law, they are permitted to have and stay with pets in society. However, being a resident pet lover of a housing community complex, you also need to understand that pets should not cause any nuisance or bother to other fellow co-residents.
Moreover, it is the responsibility of every citizen to behave compassionately towards fellow living creatures and animals according to Article 51 A (g) of the Indian Constitution. And that it is illegal for housing societies to pass a resolution disallowing pets as per Section 11 (3) of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1960.
Here is a short list of pet-related bye-laws and rules with respect to pet-owning residents in the housing complex societies.
Pet owners, however, must understand the meaning of cooperation and coexistence. They have been given liberty in many respects but at the same time, they should be considerate and take care of their responsibilities.
Studies reveal that spending time with your pet triggers an increased level of ‘Oxytocin’, commonly known as the ‘love hormone,’ and as a result, feeling the closeness and increased bonding with the pet. Having a pet eventually improves your mood as well.
Pets also advance your social reach. They can be a perfect conversation starter with an aloof neighbor or a distant stranger approaching you to ask about them. Pet owners significantly are more likely to get to know more people in the neighborhood. Dogs as such are naturally curious about their surroundings, including people and other dogs. In short, pets help you make more friends.
Scientific data reveals that couples who own a pet rarely suffer from high blood pressure and on average are happier than their peers. Interaction between them is also more among them in comparison to couples who do not own pets.
Recognized as the difference between ordinary and EXTRAordinary homes, Vertex Viraat is focused on delivering more than you asked for. Extra is a way of life for you and your pet here in Miyapur, Hyderabad.
Inspired by your cherished lifestyle, Pet Parks at Vertex Viraat add another dimension to the quality of living. Feeling responsible as owning a Pet makes you a better individual.
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There are some catches, however, that come along. Here are some essential questions and answers that you may have about owning a pet in a high rise apartment and what you need to take care of while planning to bring one home.