Basic Questions About Estate Planning – What is Pet Planning?

When animal or pet owners in the Treasure Coast area talk to an estate planning lawyer, many of their questions involve pet planning. What will happen to your pet in the future? What if you are no longer able to care for your animal? What can you do to protect your pet in your estate plan? Today, as a part of our ongoing series on basic questions about estate planning, we look at pet planning in Florida, what it is, and what it can do for you. What is pet planning? Pet planning, as the name implies, is the process of creating tools that will protect your pet in the future in much the same way that your estate plan will protect you or your family. Your estate plan protects your choices about what you want to happen to your property, and yourself, in the event you die or become incapacitated. Many of these choices surround protecting your family and the property you leave behind. Similarly, as your pet is dependent upon you, your estate plan can include protections that will ensure your


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