Think Advisor:  Can pet owners claim their dog or cat on their taxes? The answer is yes  but only in specific instances. Embrace Pet Insurance compiled a list of six potential tax deductions for pet owners though some may have been affected by the tax overhaul. ThinkAdvisor spoke with Leon LaBrecque, managing partner and CEO at LJPR Financial Advisors, about these potential pet deductions and which are still relevant under the new tax law.