What Goes On A Pet Resume
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Since When Are Pet Resumes A Thing?

Why you may need one and how to go about creating one for your furry friend.


So I must have been under a rock, but I just learned about pet resumes! Yep, you read that right. Your pet needs a resume too these days.

There seems to be a new trend on the rise in renting out places to live these days, and that's a pet resume. Apparently, it's a hassle to find an affordable and nice apartment these days that allows pets. By having a pet resume handy, your ready for the next potential landlord who may ask for one.

So, what goes on the resume? How do you make a glowing showcase of your pet on a sheet of paper?

1. Start with the basics.

Seriously? Yes!


You'll want to include the following:

Pets name




Proof of vaccinations

Disclosure of any incidents

Current photo

2. Vet? References? 


References are also great to have, but may not help. Instead of reference letters, add your vet's contact information and any former landlords who can verify what an amazingly well behaved pet you have.

3. Smile, you’re on camera!


Don't forget to showcase your pets personality. You know what that means? PICTURES!

4. Show off their hobbies!


And how great they are.

5. Don’t forget skills. 


because you know it takes a lot of concentration.

6. Favorite things are important too. 


Cuddles are always cute. Whether with yourself or other animals.

7. I cannot stress it enough about how important it is to have good photos of your furry friend.


Showcase a healthy, happy, playful side of your pet and you're sure to put a smile on the landlords face.

When in doubt, always ask a professional. You'd be surprised that there are some fairly inexpensive templates out there to guide you and your furbaby to you're new home in no time!

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