Fred Griffin Florida Real Estate, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker (Fred Griffin Real Estate)

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Dick Greenberg
New Paradigm Partners LLC - Fort Collins, CO
Northern Colorado Residential Real Estate

Sorry, Fred - I can't seem to delete this answer or modify it. Ugh. I was trying to post a photo of our office tarantula - so yes, we're pretty pet friendly, in the office, at home, and with our clients. And with the vet school at CSU, some of our clients have some pretty strange pets.

Apr 11, 2017 10:17 AM
Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

No pets at work.

Although I did sell a horse property once and brought Peroni to that once vacant and let him run around for a few hours while I had my photo & video crew out there.



Apr 11, 2017 12:52 PM
Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg Real Estate

Yes I have a dog & she can go anywhere I go. The office is sorta tolerant but I no longer have a private office so I don't bring her.  Meet 'Bella the Blunderdog'.

Apr 11, 2017 10:32 AM
Eve Alexander
Buyers Broker of Florida - Orlando, FL
Exclusively Representing ONLY Orlando Home Buyers

I have found that buyers with no pets are more difficult and up tight. 

I have had horses, goats, dogs, cats, rabbits, mice, hamsters, hermit crabs, fish, birds, turtles and snakes.

I really hope that "the happy cat" in the picture thinks that the squirrel is her baby and she is taking it in to love...I love squirrels and have also fostered squirrel babies after hurricanes.


Yes, I allowed pets into the office...perfect ice breakers.

Apr 11, 2017 10:28 AM
Susan Emo
Sotheby's International Realty Canada - Brokerage - Kingston, ON
Kingston and the 1000 Islands Area

I prefer pets over people!!!  We've always surrounded ourselves with dogs, cats, goats, horses . . .  at the moment we have only 1 who we adopted at Christmas.  Her name is Holly and she's 6 months old, weighs under 4 pounds and is a chihuaha/poodle mix. 

Apr 11, 2017 10:17 AM
Maria Sapio
Keller Williams of Central PA - Carlisle, PA
Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA.

I have a kitty and most days, she takes 75% of my office chair and I get 25%...!!

Apr 11, 2017 10:21 AM
Kasey & John Boles
Jon Gosche Real Estate, LLC - - Boise, ID
Boise & Meridian, ID Ada/Canyon/Gem/Boise Counties

He's taking a nap in the office right now but I can't get that photo to upload for some reason.  So here's another....

Apr 11, 2017 02:47 PM
Diana Dahlberg
1 Month Realty - Pleasant Prairie, WI
Real Estate in Kenosha, WI since 1994 262-308-3563

I am lucky to work right out of my home and so I get to spend every day with my three favorite doggies, Diamond (Westie) and Dusty Buster (Schitzu) mine and my daughter's Kona Bella (Beagle) who used to stay with us 3-4 days a week while she was at work ... I don't take them on appointments although they are the greeters when customers stop in. If you are stopping in you better bring Treats!  They keep me busy with taking a break every two hours to take a visit outside to chase squirrels, rabbits or to take care of their business.

My Favorite Doggies

Apr 11, 2017 02:06 PM
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

What a cute cat, Fred! I wrote a post this morning about National Pet Day and posted my Oliver's picture on it. Of course, pets are allowed in my office... Oliver sits on the easy chair in my office throughout the day and supervises.

Apr 11, 2017 12:18 PM
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy


Happy Cat is a good hunter, and Quincy Cat does catch and release also.  When we were managing an office in Napa, we kept a bowl of water outside the office and a treat dispenser.  A

Apr 11, 2017 10:59 AM
Karen Graves
Artistic Home Staging - Edmond, OK
Certified Home Stager/ReDesigner in the OKC area

We have 2 dogs and a crazy cat.  My "office" is at home so they can come and go as they please.  The cat usually takes up residence on my lap while I check email etc every morning.  In my line of work I do deal with the issue of pets...I try to eliminate any evidence of them when possible.  Not because I don't like them, and truthfully, most buyers are ok with pets, but since my job is to help my sellers appeal to the widest array of buyers, I try to accommodate those who aren't animal lovers as well.   

Apr 11, 2017 10:51 AM
Raymond E. Camp
Ontario, NY
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester

Two dogs, a cat and a fish dwell in the house.

Apr 11, 2017 10:40 AM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

No pets in the office. No pets at home

Apr 11, 2017 02:41 PM
Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor

Glad to hear the rodent in your picture survived Fred Griffin .  I would say at least 50% of my clients (Buyers and Sellers) are pet owners. Our family pet list at this time is two guinea pigs and a parakeet, none of which have ever been to the office. One of my associates brings his little terrier in on occasion.

Apr 11, 2017 02:18 PM
Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate

That photo made my heart sink.  Thank you for posting that it was released and fine.  Maybe it is because it is National Pet day my Mikey is just being real noisy today.  


Apr 11, 2017 01:24 PM
Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

Wow, that's a lot of questions! We have 3 indoor cats. I have clients with all sorts of pets - cats, dogs, horses, turtles are the most common. No pets in the brokerage office but I often have a cat in my home office!

Apr 11, 2017 01:22 PM
Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

I would say the majority of my clients have pets.  We have 2 cats.

Apr 11, 2017 11:58 AM
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

I have no pets.... my daughter has two beautiful golden retrievers and one cat.... one of my sons loves cats and has one.... no pets in the office...none.

Apr 11, 2017 10:20 AM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

I make sure to put that in remarks since some people can't not be around animals.

Apr 15, 2017 09:27 AM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Fred, bet that ruined that squirrel's day and bet it doesn't come out of the tree again that day!    

Apr 13, 2017 08:13 AM
Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

We are a pet friendly family, we have listings for Pet friendly condos for those customers that need as well


Apr 12, 2017 12:51 PM
Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

No pets here.  Some of my listings have them.  Played with a dog when presenting an offer last night.

Apr 12, 2017 08:51 AM
Nathan Gesner
American West Realty and Management - Cody, WY
Broker / Property Manager

We sometimes bring dogs into the office. They are all very well behaved. I love the picture!

Apr 12, 2017 07:30 AM
Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Lend Smart Mortgage, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

Since we are a virtual office; pets are always welcome!

Apr 12, 2017 06:19 AM
Harry F. D'Elia III
RentVest - Phoenix, AZ
Investor , Mentor, GRI, Radio, CIPS, REOs, ABR

enjoy your pets

Apr 12, 2017 05:52 AM
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty


Apr 12, 2017 05:17 AM
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Lots of people have pets and love them.  Though, they don't necessarily like anyone else's pets.

Apr 12, 2017 04:19 AM
Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

I have two cats and a dog. Well, they do not know they missed a very special day:) 

Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM
Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Fred Griffin - only a few of them have pets.

Apr 11, 2017 10:22 PM
Hella M. Rothwell, Broker/Realtor®
Carmel by the Sea, CA
Rothwell Realty Inc. CA#01968433 Carmel-by-the-Sea

My office is in dog friendly Carmel-by-the-Sea, dogs everywhere including at Doris Day's Cypress Inn where they can be seen in the bar, in the library for tea - often in great looking outfits. But I love them best on Carmel Beach where they can romp around off leash and play with other dogs. Oh yes, I have 3 dogs and 1 turtle.

Apr 11, 2017 09:07 PM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
Fathom Realty Washington LLC - Tacoma, WA
South Puget Sound Washington Agent/Broker!

We are down to one pet, a 45 year old turtle and he will outlive us all...

Apr 11, 2017 08:09 PM
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, EXP - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Most days we have three dogs in the office.

Apr 11, 2017 05:59 PM
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Have had some problem properties with pets! Have also had some owners who handled it well! 

Apr 11, 2017 03:10 PM
William Feela
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

When I had the office I had a small aquarium

Apr 11, 2017 02:54 PM
Lynnea Miller
Bend Premier Real Estate - Bend, OR
Premier Real Estate Service in Central Oregon

Bend Oregon is Dog City USA. We have many dogs, and many businesses allowing people to bring their dogs into them. Clients have both dogs and cats - and because we also represent rural property, we have llamas, alpacas, goats, cattle, horses---you get the picture.

Apr 11, 2017 02:17 PM
Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

That is one serious look on the cat and the squirrel is ferozen with fear. Glad the cat is not too hostile.

Apr 11, 2017 02:08 PM
Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

I have no pets (allergic) and no pets in my office. When i get listings we do prefer the pets go for a walk or ride with the seller

Apr 11, 2017 01:32 PM
Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

Today, you have to handle the client and their pets too....

Apr 11, 2017 12:40 PM
Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Fred Griffin We are dog lovers here, two Dachshunds.

Apr 11, 2017 12:36 PM
Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

Love my Pet , I like you (future Listing agent ).

Apr 11, 2017 12:31 PM
Olga Simoncelli
Veritas Prime, LLC dba Veritas Prime Real Estate - New Fairfield, CT
CONSULTANT, Real Estate Services & Risk Management

Pets are a blessing to many, but can be an issue when showing homes - escaping, odors, bites, etc. BTW, my cat hunts real squirrels!

Apr 11, 2017 12:11 PM
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

No pets at our house.

Apr 11, 2017 12:01 PM
Mick Michaud
Distinctly Texas Lifestyle Properties, LLC Office:682/498-3107 - Granbury, TX
Your Texas Lifestyle is Here!

No animals in the office.  I'm deathly allergic.  However if they're in clients' homes, I have no choice but to deal with it.

Apr 11, 2017 11:08 AM