Wrigley Adopted!

Wrigley Adopted!

Wrigley, age 10, is adopted, loved and living the good life! Many thanks to her new family for giving a senior pet a second chance. Welcome to the Young at Heart family of adopters! Read More

Farmers Market Today!

Farmers Market Today!

Friends! Come on out and say hi to us today (Friday July 21st) from 3pm - 7pm at the Lake Zurich Farmers Market! We'll be handing out free Young at Heart puzzles to the kids! No dogs today as the pavement is far too hot for them.Pick up some yummy local food and goodies for dinner tonight, a… Read More

Happy Birthday, Leo!

Happy Birthday, Leo!

Today is Leo's 10th birthday, and this handsome guy is grinning ear to ear with happiness because his birthday wish came true! He's been adopted! He has a new family of his own, and what a lucky dog he is. Not only is his new mom our amazing long time volunteer, Claudia, but he also gets to… Read More

Items Needed for Silent Auction

Items Needed for Silent Auction

If you love senior pets and want to give them a second chance by donating an item to our upcoming live or silent auction, then read on! Every item donated helps us raise funds to care for our rescued senior pets until they are adopted into loving families! Here are just a few items on our … Read More

Tyke, Kiki and Snoopy on the Mend

Tyke, Kiki and Snoopy on the Mend

We wanted to update you on Kiki, Snoopy, and Tyke. Thankfully today brings some good news to our rain storm of ER visits. Tyke (pictured here) has officially been released from the hospital after his emergency surgery to remove his spleen and ruptured tumor. He is doing great, and now is re… Read More

New T-Shirts! Help Us Cover Medical Expenses

New T-Shirts! Help Us Cover Medical Expenses

Last night we posted that our new rescue Kiki was feeling under the weather. This morning, she had moved to a place of discomfort while breathing, which warranted an immediate early morning trip to the vet, where x-rays revealed she now has pneumonia. As the day has gone on, she seems to b… Read More

#ThankYou, from Our Founder & Director

#ThankYou, from Our Founder & Director

If I could wrap up my birthday thanks in just six words, they would be: Thank you for being totally awesome! Yesterday was my 40th birthday, and my big wish was to find 40 friends to become Constant Companion donors to Young at Heart so that we can help more senior pets. I thought it wa… Read More

Sampson & Sonny, Adopted and Loved!

Sampson & Sonny, Adopted and Loved!

Adopted and loved!! Sampson and Sonny have found their happily ever after together! We never separate our bonded pairs, no matter how long it takes for them to be adopted, and we thank their new mom Paulina and her family for giving not one, but two senior kitties a life full of love, bird w… Read More

Happy Birthday to YAH Founder!

Happy Birthday to YAH Founder!

IF YOU EVER MEET MY DAD, there is a good chance he'll tell you the story of the very first dog I ever rescued. Not the story of Peaches, the very first Young at Heart dog, but the story of the ancient half-blind pug I found wandering down our street when I was about 5 years old. I lovingly n… Read More

Comet's #HappilyEverAfter

Comet's #HappilyEverAfter

Sweet, sweet Comet, age 11, is adopted and loved! She's been settling into her new home for a few weeks now and she is living the Good Life! She is already very bonded to her new mom and she has a life full of love and yummy snacks, along with lots of deer to watch in her beautiful backyard.… Read More

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