Meet Our Newest Seniors!

Meet Our Newest Seniors!

These three sweet seniors were rescued by Young at Heart today because of all of you Mutt Mosey SUPERHEROES! Your support of our Mutt Mosey fundraiser walk replenished our medical fund, and we dashed off to save some seniors that needed help! Thank you for giving Opie (10 year old doxie mix)… Read More

Mutt Mosey 2017 Results Are In!

Mutt Mosey 2017 Results Are In!

Thank you, Superheroes! We are so grateful to announce the final tally of this year's Mutt Mosey fundraiser walk! Drum roll please.... Our most wonderful Superheroes for Senior Pets raised $37,152 at this year's walk! That is enough funding to help an average of THIRTY-SEVEN SENIOR … Read More

Help Us Help More Dogs Like Blue

Help Us Help More Dogs Like Blue

Friends, meet Blue. He's the sweetest, gentlest, most adorable old soul that we rescued from an open-admission shelter just a few weeks ago. He's a super mellow boy who loves to follow his foster mom around her house, and has helped her through the loss of her own beloved dog. Blue is one of… Read More

Meet Our Newest Rescue, Wrigley

Meet Our Newest Rescue, Wrigley

Friends, meet Wrigley, one of the beautiful reasons why we are fundraising so hard right now. At age 11-1/2 years old, Wrigley found herself at an open-admission shelter when her guardian could no longer care for her. Sweet and well-mannered, a shelter environment was no place for this old g… Read More

Help Us Save 30 Seniors!

Help Us Save 30 Seniors!

Sadie Lou, Sam, and Martha want to say THANK YOU to everyone who has donated so far, helping our seniors raise over $19,000 for the Mutt Mosey! That's enough funds for the next NINETEEN seniors saved! BUT WAIT! Our Angel Donor called last night...She's determined to make sure we raise e… Read More

Coco's #HappilyEverAfter

Coco's #HappilyEverAfter

Our sweet little Coco has been adopted! And if you stop into Bentley's Pet Stuff, you just might get to meet her on the days she is hanging out in the store. How can you not be spoiled in the best ways when your dad works in a place full of the best goodies, just for you?!? Congrats to … Read More

Appetizers for Animals on May 13

Appetizers for Animals on May 13

Come on out for the THIRD Annual Appetizers for Animals at a NEW LOCATION inside JT's Porch Saloon & Eatery on May 13th from 2-6pm! This event benefits and raises awareness for Young at Heart, the DuPage Animal Friends, and Chi-Town Pitties, Inc!   … Read More

Double Your Gift for Dogs Like Martha

Double Your Gift for Dogs Like Martha

Martha's heart is beautiful and sweet and full of joy. But Martha's heart needs your help! This adorable face belongs to Martha, a wonderful 10 year old senior girl who lost her way, and then found herself behind bars at animal control. When no one came looking for her, like many senior pet… Read More

Matching Gift Challenge for Mutt Mosey!

Matching Gift Challenge for Mutt Mosey!

FRIENDS! We have an amazing Angel Donor who just offered to match the NEXT $5000 donated to our Mutt Mosey fundraiser walk!How does a matching gift challenge work? Our Angel donor is willing to match each dollar donated ONLINE from today, May 10th starting at 8am, through Sunday May 14th at … Read More

Peaches & Pebbles

Peaches & Pebbles

12 years ago, this sweet little girl started it all. This was Peaches, rescued from CACC. In 2005, Young at Heart's brand new website was up less than 24 hours when we got the call that two senior labs needed help. We weren't ready yet. We didn't have any funds, any foster homes, or even a c… Read More

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