My dog got locked in the bathroom and ate through the door and the landlord is trying to say that the pet deposit dont cover it.
It depends on whether it was a refundable or non-refundable "deposit". There are a lot of nuances in these cases. If it is refundable, it should clearly be applied to the damage, but it may not cover all of it.
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Yes, you may be liable depending on the details of your deposit.
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