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™. Young at Heart's mission is to provide senior dogs and cats with a safe haven to ensure they live with comfort, compassion, and companionship in their golden years. We save the lives of homeless senior dogs and cats from situations 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 • 4301 S. IL Route 47 • Woodstock IL 60098 • 815-333-4001 
Adoptions by appointment only with an approved adoption application.

AS OF JUNE 1, 2020, ALL ADOPTIONS ARE BEING DONE BY APPOINTMENT WITH AN APPROVED APPLICATION. SOCIAL DISTANCING AND OTHER COVID-19 PREVENTATIVE MEASURES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR EVERY ADOPTION. OUT OF STATE ADOPTIONS HAVE BEEN PAUSED FOR THE TIME BEING. OUR ADOPTION CENTER IS CLOSED TO OTHER VISITORS AT THIS TIME.

Meet Our Pets

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

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Ash

Breed
Grey & White
Gender
Male
Age
7 years
Declawed
No
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Betty White

Breed
Cocker Spaniel
Gender
Female
Age
14 years
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Bijou

Breed
Papillon
Gender
Female
Age
15 years
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Blanca

Breed
Pittie Mix
Gender
Female
Age
13 years
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Bunny

Breed
Pittie Mix
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
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Camilla

Breed
Gray and White
Gender
Female
Age
9
Declawed
No
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Cassie

Breed
Puggle
Gender
Female
Age
14 years
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Charmin

Breed
Gray
Gender
Female
Age
8 years
Declawed
No
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CocoJellybean

Breed
Pit Bull mix
Gender
Female
Age
8 years
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Danny Boy

Breed
Border Collie
Gender
Male
Age
10 years
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Gia image

Gia

Breed
Black
Gender
Female
Age
14 years
Declawed
No
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Humphrey

Breed
Gray tiger/tabby
Gender
Male
Age
8 years
Declawed
No
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Jay

Breed
Brown Tabby
Gender
Male
Age
15 years
Declawed
No
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Jill image

Jill

Breed
Jack Russell Mix
Gender
Female
Age
12 years
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June Bug

Breed
Lab Mix
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
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Maya Kitty

Breed
Dilute Tortie
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
Declawed
No
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Mia image

Mia

Breed
Gray & White
Gender
Female
Age
15 years
Declawed
No
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Nova

Breed
Black Medium Hair
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
Declawed
Yes
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Oreo

Breed
Black & White
Gender
Male
Age
10 years
Declawed
No
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Pacey image

Pacey

Breed
Orange & White
Gender
Male
Age
11 years
Declawed
Yes
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Princess

Breed
Boxer
Gender
Female
Age
7 years old
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Raisin

Breed
Torbie & White
Gender
Female
Age
7 years
Declawed
No
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Sammy

Breed
Orange Tabby
Gender
Male
Age
7 years
Declawed
No
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Scoobert

Breed
Boxer Mix
Gender
Male
Age
7 years
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Shatzie

Breed
Schnauzer mix
Gender
Female
Age
14 years
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Shirley

Breed
Bully Mix
Gender
Female
Age
8 years
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