Young At Heart

A rescue and safe haven for senior dogs & cats

In a perfect world, every senior pet would spend its twilight years surrounded by a loving family. But sadly, senior pets that end up in shelters often do not get that chance. Young at Heart Senior Pet Adoptions™ believes that Love Has No Age Limit™. Our mission is to save the lives of homeless senior dogs and cats from shelters where their age puts them first in line to be euthanized. We find loving homes for adoptable senior pets and offer a peaceful sanctuary life for those that are less adoptable. With your support, Young at Heart gives older dogs and cats another chance to enjoy the twilight of their lives through rescue, foster, adoption and sanctuary.

Young at Heart • PO Box 1293 • Palatine IL 60078 • 847.529.2025 

Meet Our Pets

Fall in love with one of our adoptable senior dogs or cats

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Baby Girl

Breed
Grey Tabby
Gender
Female
Age
14 years
Declawed
No
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Blanca

Breed
Pittie Mix
Gender
Female
Age
13 years
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Chloe

Breed
Grey & White
Gender
Age
11 years
Declawed
No
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DeeDee

Breed
Brown Tabby
Gender
Female
Age
8 years
Declawed
No
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Georgia

Breed
Tortoiseshell
Gender
Female
Age
12 years
Declawed
No
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Goliath

Breed
Brown Tabby
Gender
Male
Age
10 years
Declawed
No
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Karma

Breed
Pitbull
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
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Kiki & Peanut

Breed
Eskie mixes
Gender
Male
Age
13 & 15 years
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Liv

Breed
Lab/Boxer Mix
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
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Pitty Pat

Breed
Calico
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
Declawed
No
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Poncho

Breed
Spaniel Mix
Gender
Male
Age
12 years
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Reesie & Lucie

Breed
Bonded Pair
Gender
Female
Age
14 years
Declawed
No
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Rizzo

Breed
Lab Mix
Gender
Male
Age
10 years
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Rocky

Breed
Labrador
Gender
Male
Age
10 years
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Rowena

Breed
Black
Gender
Female
Age
12 years
Declawed
No
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Sadie

Breed
Brown Tabby
Gender
Female
Age
12 years
Declawed
No
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Spencer

Breed
Beagle Basset
Gender
Male
Age
7 years
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Tiger

Breed
Collie Mix
Gender
Male
Age
10 years
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Tinkerbelle

Breed
Torbi
Gender
Female
Age
10 years
Declawed
No
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See All Our Adoptable Pets

Latest News

Chicago Rescue Day is Here!

Chicago Rescue Day is Here!

Rescued and Loved! It's Chicago Rescue Day, and after almost a month in the shelter, Jack (age 10) is sleeping in a comfy bed tonight knowing … Read More

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YAH Events

Sep 22

Pub Pawty!

The Humble Pub, 336 Green Bay Rd, Highwood, IL 60040 |

Join Young at Heart's Board of Directors as they host a Pub Pawty at The Humble Pub in Hig… Read More

Oct 13

Homes for Dogs - Pet Adoption Event

Caldwell Banker, 530 N Hough Street, Suite 180, Barrington, IL 60010 |

Come out to Caldwell Banker in Barrington to meet the adorable adoptable senior dogs of Youn… Read More

Oct 27

Silver Paws Gala

Chicago Marriott Northwest, 4800 Hoffman Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL 60192 |

Ahoy, Matey! Join Young at Heart for a fun-filled evening that ensures Young at Heart can … Read More

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