Can I leave money to my pet?

No. In Texas, as much as McCreary Law Office agrees that pets are part of our families, pets are considered property. In fact, you should name in your estate plan who will receive your pets after you die. Some clients find particular comfort in setting up a pet trust to cover the costs of taking care of your pets.

Attorney Jana McCreary

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Houston Estate Planning and Elder Law Attorney Jana R. McCreary has been an attorney for over eighteen years, a career move she made after working for over a decade with adults and children with intellectual disabilities and mental illness. Graduatin… Read More

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