Relaxed Pet-Friendly Living in New Braunfels, TX

At Larkspur at Creekside, we know your dog or cat is more than just a furry friend; they are part of your family. As a pet-friendly apartment community in New Braunfels, TX, we believe it's crucial our residents maintain the bonds they have with their pets, even if it means moving into a retirement community. Our one- and two-bedroom layouts ensure your pet has the space they need. Plenty of shared outdoor spaces allow your cat or dog to roam and meet new people. Adopting a cat or dog has numerous mental and physical health benefits. We welcome cats and dogs that are safe around other community members. Whether you're an existing resident or a new member, please let us know if you're adding or bringing a pet. We'll be happy to welcome them.   

Benefits of Living in a Pet-Friendly Community

Numerous studies have concluded owning a pet has multiple physical and mental health benefits that extend to our independent senior living community members. We encourage our members who enjoy the companionship of owning an animal to do so responsibly. Learn more about how owning a pet can lead to a happier and healthier lifestyle for you and other community members. Some of the benefits include the following: 

  • Improved Joint Mobility
  • Decreased Loneliness
  • Reduced Stress 
  • Increased Stimulation

What Is the Cost Associated With Pet-Friendly Living? 

Our goal is to make living with your pets as affordable as possible. While we encourage our residents to maintain their bond with their furry friends, there's often an increase in cost associated with the maintenance and upkeep of the home and community. We require a deposit If you keep cats or dogs in your home. Community members that own fish do not have to pay the additional deposit. You may also be asked to pay an additional monthly rent of up to $75. Our team will go through all the specific details with you. Numerous factors go into the cost associated with keeping pets at Larkspur at Creekside, including: 

  • Number of Pets 
  • Size of the Pet 
  • Type of Pets

What Level of Care Will Larkspur at Creekside Provide Pets?

While owning a pet can be a rewarding and fulfilling experience, it is also a lot of work. Community members who own a pet will be solely responsible for their care. When the owner or pet becomes ill, we will try to accommodate as much as possible but ask that any family member assists. It's essential to create a care plan in advance. Some local vendors may be able to help with taking care of your cat or dog by offering the following services:

  • Walking
  • Grooming
  • Feeding
  • Play Time

Should I Bring My Pet to Larkspur at the Creekside? 

We welcome various cats and dogs as a pet-friendly retirement community in New Braunfels, TX. Whether you're an existing member considering purchasing a pet or a new member who wants to bring your pet with you on your move, it's essential to consider what's in the best interest of you, your pet, and the community. You can start thinking about what's the best decision for your and your family by answering the following questions:

  • Can My Parent Care for the Pet?
  • Is My Pet Good With Other People?
  • Is there a Plan In Place for Declining Health?
  • Does the Pet Meet the Community Requirements?

FAQs About Pet-Friendly Retirement Living

We understand you may have additional questions about whether bringing your pet to Larkspur at the Creekside is the best decision. Our knowledgeable and experienced team of professionals is always available to answer any question you may have. Discover answers to some of the commonly asked questions, including the following:

  • What Types of Pets Are Allowed? – We welcome numerous types of breeds of dogs, cats, birds, fish, and many more. If you have an uncommon type of house pet, please let us know, and we would be happy to attempt to make the proper accommodations. 
  • Where Are Pets Allowed? – Cats and dogs are allowed in every building throughout our community and many of the public outdoor spaces. However, they are not allowed inside common indoor spaces. 

Let Your Furry Friend Become Part of Our Family

Larkspur at the Creekside is one of New Braunfels, TX's premier senior living communities. We offer resort-like accommodations for our residents, including furry members of their families. We know that your pet is more than just a companion, so we offer flexible accommodation for dogs, cats, birds, and other types of household animals. You'll have the opportunity to explore, grow, and play together while meeting other community members with pets. If you're interested in joining our community, contact our team today to book an in-person tour.