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Creating an estate plan for a beloved pet

May 2019

Many people view their pets as members of their family. They go to great lengths to ensure their pets’ comfort, and often shower them with gifts of toys and treats. Surely, they would want to ensure that these pets would be well cared for if they were to pass away.

Massachusetts allows pet trusts
In 2011, the Massachusetts legislature recognized this strong bond by passing legislation that allows a pet owner to establish a trust to provide ongoing care for any animals that they own when they pass away.

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by: Gina M. Barry

May 2019

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