Sep 6

Bentley's Corner Barkery Adoption Event

Bentley's Corner Barkery, 4196 IL RT 83 Long Grove, IL 60047 |

Meet some of our adoptable senior dogs at the Bentley’s Corner Barkery in Long Grove from 11am – 2pm!

Sep 13

Tails on the Trails at Morton Arboretum

4100 ILLINOIS ROUTE 53, LISLE, IL 60532 |

<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item even"> <p>Enjoy a &#8220;paw&#8221;fect day out with your pet as you meander down the Arboretum's 16 miles of hiking trails. Then, come visit Young at Heart's booth, check out canine demonstrations, other dog adoption agencies, shelters, and local vendors by Meadow Lake.</p> <p>Your participation helps The Morton Arboretum work toward a greener, healthier, and more beautiful world by planting and protecting trees. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to local animal shelters and rescues.</p> <h3>Join us for a fun-filled day!</h3> <h5><strong>Guided Hikes</strong></h5> <p>Take a walk through the "bark" in our beautiful Northern Illinois collection, and then head out to our 16 miles of trails where you and your furry friend can continue to explore the sights and smells of our green oasis. Please meet at Parking Lot 2. Limit of 10 people per walk. Each walk is approximately 45 minutes.</p> <h5><strong>Pet Demonstrations at Meadow Lake</strong></h5> <p>Join us for tail wagging demonstrations, from agility to pet massage!</p> <h5><strong>Games and Contests at Meadow Lake</strong></h5> <p>Team up with your pup and join us for doggy games!</p> <p>&#8226; Best Doggy Trick: Take a bow for your dog's skills<br />&#8226; K9 Kissing Contest: Longest continuous kiss wins. Pucker up!<br />&#8226; Spoonful of Fun: First dog to lick the spoon clean of peanut butter wins</p> <h5><strong>Pet Vendor Expo at Meadow Lake</strong></h5> <p>10 a.m.&#8212;4 p.m.<br />Take a stroll through our pet expo and find local vendors for grooming, training, treats, portraits, and more. We also have local pet rescues present and you can learn about adopting dogs and volunteering.</p> <p><strong>Participating Vendors:</strong><br />A Naturally Balanced Dog<br />Adopt a Bull English Bulldog Rescue<br />Adopt a Husky<br />As Good as Gold<br />DePaw University Canine Campus<br />Dog-n-Scrubs<br />Doggyloot<br />Fido to Go<br />Floofins &amp; Co. Pet Sitting<br />For Tails Only<br />Furry Expressions<br />German Shepherd Dog Training Club<br />Happy Dog Barkery<br />High Hopes for Pets<br />Hinsdale Humane Society<br />Integrative Pet Care<br />K9 Swim &amp; Trim<br />Lost Dogs Illinois<br />Newfoundland Therapy Dogs/Glenbard All Breed Obedience Club<br />Pampered Pooch Couture<br />Paradise 4 Paws Pet Resort<br />Partners and Paws Veterinary Services<br />Personalized Art Work<br />Pet Supplies Plus<br />PurrFurred Pet Styling Mobile Grooming<br />Sandeez Jewelry and Embroidery<br />Two Bostons<br />West Suburban Humane Society<br />Your Pet Chef<br />Young at Heart Senior Pet Rescue<br />Starrline Productions</p> <p><strong>Don&#8217;t forget to come see The Morton Arboretum booth to get your complimentary pet bandanna.</strong></p> <h5><strong>Important Information:</strong></h5> <p>All dogs must be current with vaccinations, be social with other dogs, and be kept on a leash at all times while on the Arboretum property.</p> <p>Dogs will not be allowed inside buildings, the White Pine Pavilion, the Children&#8217;s Garden, or the Maze Garden.</p> <p>Dog-friendly bathrooms can be found at the following locations: West Pavilion,Thornhill Picnic Shelter, Prairie Visitor Station, and Big Rock Visitor Station.</p> <p>Please remember dogs are only allowed at The Morton Arboretum for Tails on the Trails events.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-name-field-schedule field-type-text-long field-label-above"> <div class="field-label">SCHEDULE AND LOCATION:&#160;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item even"> <p>September 13<br />7 a.m.&#8211;sunset<span>&#160;</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-name-field-fees field-type-text-long field-label-above"> <div class="field-label">FEES AND ADMISSION:&#160;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item even"> <p>$5 per dog</p> <p>Nonmembers also pay&#160;<a href="http://www.mortonarb.org/visit-explore/plan-visit/admission-and-hours">Arboretum admission</a></p> </div> </div> </div>

Sep 19

Lake Zurich Farmer's Market

Paulus Park 200 S Rand Rd Lake Zurich, IL 60047 |

Visit Young at Heart the 3rd Friday of each month (weather permitting) from 3-7 PM at the Lake Zurich Area Farmers Market.

Sep 20

Bentley's Corner Barkery Adoption Event!

Bentley's Corner Barkery, 529 N Milwaukee Ave Libertyville, IL 60048 |

Meet some of our adoptable senior dogs at the Bentley’s Corner Barkery in Libertyville from 11am – 2pm!

Oct 4

Bentley's Corner Barkery Adoption Event

Bentley's Corner Barkery, 691 East Golf Road Schaumburg, IL 60173 |

Meet some of our adoptable senior dogs at the Bentley’s Corner Barkery in Schaumburg from 11am – 2pm!

Oct 18

Wags to Wishes - Fall in Love with Senior Pets

Concorde Banquets 20922 N. Rand Road Kildeer, IL 60047 |

New location! Join us at the premiere event of the year! Wags to Wishes is a dinner & auction benefit that changes the lives of senior pets in need of rescue. Join us for a fabulous evening that is all about what we love best – grey muzzles and frosted whiskers! Meet Young at Heart ambassadogs, enjoy the silent and live auctions, hors d’oeuvres, open bar, 4-course dinner, and more, all included in a night that will change the lives of senior pets for the better! This event sells out, so get your tickets now! Early bird ticket sales end August 15th! New location for an even more amazing evening! Concorde Banquets • 20922 N. Rand Road • Kildeer, IL 60047 For tickets visit our Wags to Wishes page!

Nov 29

Santa Photos at Bentley's Long Grove

4196 IL RT 83 Long Grove, IL 60047 |

<p>Whether your pooch has been naughty or nice, Santa Paws is coming to town and he wants your pooch to come take a photo with him to help homeless senior pets! What could be nicer than that? Join Young at Heart at Bentley's Corner Barkery in Long Grove. A $20 donation gets you a photo session with Santa, a 4x6 print out of your favorite pose while you wait, plus a link to download or print all of your poses for personal use! Appointments slots available soon.</p>

Nov 30

Santa Photos at Bentley's Arlington Heights

90 S Evergreen Ave Arlington Heights, IL 60005 |

<p>Whether your pooch has been naughty or nice, Santa Paws is coming to town and he wants your pooch to come take a photo with him to help homeless senior pets! What could be nicer than that? Join Young at Heart at Bentley's Corner Barkery in Arlington Heights. A $20 donation gets you a photo session with Santa, a 4x6 print out of your favorite pose while you wait, plus a link to download or print all of your poses for personal use! Appointments slots available soon.</p>

Dec 6

Santa Photos at Bentley's Schaumburg

691 East Golf Road Schaumburg, IL 60173 |

<p>Whether your pooch has been naughty or nice, Santa Paws is coming to town and he wants your pooch to come take a photo with him to help homeless senior pets! What could be nicer than that? Join Young at Heart at Bentley's Corner Barkery in Schaumburg. A $20 donation gets you a photo session with Santa, a 4x6 print out of your favorite pose while you wait, plus a link to download or print all of your poses for personal use! Appointments slots available soon.</p>

Dec 7

Santa Photos at Bentley's Libertyville

529 N Milwaukee Ave Libertyville, IL 60048 |

<p>Whether your pooch has been naughty or nice, Santa Paws is coming to town and he wants your pooch to come take a photo with him to help homeless senior pets! What could be nicer than that? Join Young at Heart at Bentley's Corner Barkery in Libertyville. A $20 donation gets you a photo session with Santa, a 4x6 print out of your favorite pose while you wait, plus a link to download or print all of your poses for personal use! Appointments slots available soon.</p>