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Oklahoma Adds Pet Trusts

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Pet trust update: A House Bill allowing pet owners to create pet care trusts of up to $20,000 has been signed by Oklahoma’s governor. Details from AT STAKE: House Bill 1641 lets pet owners create trusts to pay for the care of their pets after the owners’ deaths. It limits a pet trust to […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

May 12th, 2010 at 2:37 pm

New NY Law Expands Pet Trusts

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Has the New York State Legislature gone to the dogs? Nah, we think they’ve just heard that it’s National Make-A-Will Month. What’s all this barking about? Well, New York has recently passed a law allowing pet trusts—which provide money for pet care after an owner’s death—to last for longer than 21 years, the previous time […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

May 10th, 2010 at 10:29 am