For many pet owners, pets are more than just animals – they are cherished members of the family. However, when couples or families split up, deciding who gets custody of the beloved pets can be a major point of contention. Traditional legal proceedings can be time-consuming, expensive, and emotionally draining, and may not result in a satisfactory outcome for anyone involved. Fortunately, there is an alternative approach that is gaining popularity – family mediation for pet custody disputes.
Family mediation is a form of alternative dispute resolution that involves a neutral third party, known as a mediator, helping parties to reach a mutually acceptable agreement. In the context of pet custody disputes, a family mediator can help the parties work through their issues, identify their needs and priorities, and come up with a solution that takes into account the best interests of the pet(s) involved.
Why Choose Barclay Devere for Family Mediation Services?
At Barclay Devere in Ringwood, we understand how important pets are to their owners, and we believe that family mediation is the best approach to resolving pet custody disputes. Our experienced and compassionate mediators will work with you to find a solution that meets your needs and the needs of your pet(s). We offer a safe and confidential environment for mediation sessions, and we strive to make the process as smooth and stress-free as possible.
Pet custody disputes can be emotionally charged and stressful, but with family mediation, there is a way to resolve these disputes in a more compassionate and effective manner. By working with a family mediator, pet owners can avoid the adversarial and costly nature of traditional legal proceedings and come up with a solution that is best for everyone involved. If you are facing a pet custody dispute, contact Barclay Devere in Ringwood to learn more about our family mediation services