Budget For Pet Emergencies, Too

A listener asks how Dave would budget for emergency pet care. Dave recommends having a larger budget for pet care when you have several pets.

QUESTION: A listener asks how Dave would budget for emergency pet care. Dave recommends having a larger budget for pet care when you have several pets.

ANSWER: You need to have a bigger budget for pet repair because you have enough pets that you’re going to have one broken all the time. If you have one car, your car repair budget would be less than if you have seven cars. You would budget more for car repair if you have seven cars. You’ve got animals coming out your ears. You need to budget for more than annual checkups, vaccinations, and so on. You’re going to have a sick something over there because you have a lot of somethings. Besides, as you know, living on a ranch, stuff happens. Yeah, you need to have a little bigger budget for pet repair.