Pet custody is going to California

Pet custody is closer to becoming a reality after California passed a law making pets community property but letting judges decide who gets to keep them. What is Florida’s law on pet custody? California Dreaming All the leaves are brown, and the sky may be grey, but...

Pet Alimony?

Sarah Bronilla is suing her ex-husband, Joshua Rosen, for over $32,000 in alimony. No, not alimony for herself, but for their pampered English bulldog, Lola. The case arising out of New York may be one of the first “dogimony” cases. As the New York Daily News reports,...

Pet Custody News

When couples get divorced, children are not the only ones who can get caught in custody disputes. As the New York Times reports, pet custody fights over the beloved chocolate lab can be just as painful. Status of Pet Custody Pet custody cases are becoming more and...

Big News on Pet Custody

By The Law Offices of Ronald H. Kauffman of Ronald H. Kauffman, P.A. posted in Divorce on Monday, January 30, 2017. Who gets the dog in a divorce? Although pets are more like family than property, divorce courts have treated them like chattel. But in a new twist,...