When you are going through the process of estate planning, remembering to include provisions for :Mittens,” your cat, can often slip your mind. After all, you may just assume that your heirs will take care of your pet like you did. Like most states, Florida has a pet trust law that allow your beloved companion to receive care from your estate after your passing. It is a matter of making sure all your affairs are in order.
First, you need to make sure you have a trustee in place who will take care of the pet after your passing….