Heidi Adopted!

Heidi Adopted!

Heidi (age 11) is adopted and loved, and apparently sizing up her new brother in this adoption snapshot!;) Our sweet and gentle girl, who loves nothing better than a snuggle on the couch or hanging out with a canine friend, has found her happily ever after with Karen, Michael and canine… Read More

Your Weekly Warm & Fuzzy - Meet Heidi!

Your Weekly Warm & Fuzzy - Meet Heidi!

Because sometimes you just need a smile!  "Excuse me. But did someone here order a hot dog?"   Pictured: Young at Heart alum, 11-year-old dachshund, Heidi.   Thank you for giving senior pets like Heidi the chance to enjoy their golden years! Read More

Ruby - Adopted and Loved!

Ruby - Adopted and Loved!

ADOPTED and LOVED! After being in foster for almost a year to the day, Ruby (age 13) has found her forever family! Ruby is a sweet old gal who knows what she wants out of life, and she has found a family who will embrace and understand her independence. We think a better match could not be f… Read More

Thank You PetSmart, Kildeer!

Thank You PetSmart, Kildeer!

We wanted to send a big thanks to PetSmart for their incredible donation to Young at Heart's "Nina's Pet Food Pantry" program. They donated over 1000 pounds of pet food, filling the van to the brim. We had a super low-riding minivan on the way back! As Young at Heart works towards … Read More

Happy 12th Birthday, Baby!

Happy 12th Birthday, Baby!

One year ago, we were contacted by a shelter about an 11-year-old dog that was in rough shape and needed rescue. She had been confiscated for neglect from a home of horrific conditions that was infested with roaches and fleas. It is obvious this poor girl had suffered from years of fleas fea… Read More

Introducing Your Weekly Warm & Fuzzy

Introducing Your Weekly Warm & Fuzzy

Because sometimes you just need a smile. That moment when you know that you are loved more than anything in the world. Pictured: Vinny, an 11-year-old Young at Heart alum, adopted & loved.Thank you for making a difference for senior dogs and cats like Vinny! Read More

It's Pet Expo Time!

It's Pet Expo Time!

It's that time of year again! Time for the Chicagoland Family Pet Expo! Visit Young at Heart at booths 242, 243 & 244! Love on some of our adoptable senior dogs, try to "rescue" a stuffed animal from the pound for $1, purchase a Young at Heart shirt, sweatshirt or hat, and support th… Read More

Olivia Can't Even...

Olivia Can't Even...

// Olivia can't even.578 days of waiting for the perfect someone to come into her life. A person with a true love of... Posted by Young at Heart Senior Pet Adoptions on Friday, March 11, 2016 Read More

Would you like rescue wine with that?

Would you like rescue wine with that?

We're so excited to introduce you to Young at Heart's inaugural line of wine! For each bottle purchased, a donation will be made to Young at Heart's Shelter for Senior Pets Fund, so be sure to order some for your friends, family, coworkers, neighbors, dog walker, pet sitter, vet and more! … Read More

There's No Place Like Home

There's No Place Like Home

There's no place like home: A warm bed, loving touch, a kind word, and a soft bed. It's all a senior pet wants. This year, over 100 senior pets went from the euthanasia list at traditional shelters into loving forever and foster homes. And that was possible thanks to you. Because of your s… Read More

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