Q: I’m 19 and live with my mom and her husband. She got me a dog for my 19th birthday. I have had the dog for 6 months and
She is trying to get rid of it. Can she do that if she bought it for me in the first place?
A: No, you are legally the owner. If this is a concern of yours, you should make sure your dog is licensed and microchipped in your name in case she tries to remove the dog without your knowledge and permission.
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