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What Happens To Your Pets After A Divorce

Many people embrace their pets like family members. It is not unusual for issues about pets to become contentious in divorce proceedings.  Some people hope to have visitation rights or joint custody of their pets. However, according to the New Jersey courts pets are treaty like property subject to equitable distribution.