Is your pet property or part of the family? If you’re like the good majority of pet owners, you’ll say family without batting an eye. After all, a pet is a live being that we share our homes with, whom we love, and who love us back unconditionally. Sometimes the bond is even stronger than family.
Yet our current law suggests that pets are merely our property like a couch or a television. But one veterinarian is working to get that law changed. Unfortunately, the effort was undertaken as a result of a tragedy.