Stockton, CA asked in Animal / Dog Law and Civil Rights for California

Q: Can a homeless program tell me I can't have a pet at Motel 6 when they allow pets .It's the homeless programs rules.

I stayed at this Motel 6 before on the homeless program and we were allow to have our pet.But they have made new rules and then Motel 6 has their rules.2 set of different rules for one Motel 6.Iam just wondering if this is legal .

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James L. Arrasmith
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A: If the pet is a service animal, they cannot discriminate and prohibit you from having the service animal. However, they can likely prohibit animals that are not service animals.

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