Estate Matter Involving Surviving Pets

Pets are in many ways akin to children in today’s societies and are integral members of family’s and are commonly accounted for in people’s wills. This can include designated ownership and financial compensation. There should be no assumption that the executor of your will is considering what is in the best interest of your animal. If a dispute arises between survivors, Gartner & Associates can help to settle the disagreements. Our experienced team will help craft a settlement for your pets that were not named in wills or estate planning. We also have expertise to create appropriate animal care clauses in your will to ensure your pet’s future well-being is never a question.


Animal Law has many aspects. The links below lead to discussions of common issues and of the expertise Gartner & Associates can offer you if you are facing such issues.

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