California’s Family Code Section 2605 authorizes judges to include an order for pet custody in a couple’s divorce decree. If you wish to take sole custody of an animal, your soon-to-be ex-spouse may need to agree on the arrangement. As noted on the California Legislative Information website, you may need to show that you could care for your pet. The…

Where do the pets go after a divorce?

California's Family Code Section 2605 authorizes judges to include an order for pet custody in a couple's divorce decree. If you wish to take sole custody of an animal, your soon-to-be ex-spouse may need to agree on the arrangement. As noted on the California...