Petition Closed
Petitioning To the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba

Void provisions in tenancy agreements prohibiting pets.


1) Tenants and landlords will benefit from a province wide policy that treats all Manitobans the same regardless if they own pets
2) Research shows that renters who have pets are more socially connected, have better health, less depression, and higher levels of fitness
3) By allowing seniors and others to keep their pets leads to better health outcomes and less strain on organizations like the Winnipeg Humane Society.
4) The province of Ontario has had legislation which ends discrimination against pet owners and this has been in place successfully since June of 1998.

Letter to
To the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba
Void provisions in tenancy agreements prohibiting pets.

1) Tenants and landlords will benefit from a province wide policy that treats all Manitobans the same regardless if they own pets
2) Research shows that renters who have pets are more socially connected, have better health, less depression, and higher levels of fitness
3) By allowing seniors and others to keep their pets leads to better health outcomes and less strain on organizations like the Winnipeg Humane Society.
4) The province of Ontario has had legislation which ends discrimination against pet owners and this has been in place successfully since June of 1998.