Share Share Share August 1, 2015 Health & Beauty, Moving & Downsizing, Pets & Animals Seniors With Pets: Where to Live? This CBC video review the struggles of seniors with pets in finding a place to live. Many retirement homes and seniors apartment buildings or communities and condominiums have restrictions on pets - anything from no pets at all, to types and/or sizes of pets. What are their options? Many studies have shown that seniors with pets enjoy the benefits of simple companionship; pets are a way to combat loneliness and depression for many people, not just seniors. How can pet owners and non-pet lovers co-exist in an assisted living facility or an adult lifestyle community?