Come See Us at Bentley's Pet Stuff in Long Grove

Come See Us at Bentley's Pet Stuff in Long Grove

We'll be at Bentley's Pet Stuff in Long Grove Saturday April 22 from 12pm - 2pm. Meet our adorable girl, Coco! She would love to say hi to you! Learn more about Young at Heart's youth program The PACK and our adoptable senior pets. Ark Naturals is also scheduled to be there with their Gray M… Read More

Merri's #HappilyEverAfter

Merri's #HappilyEverAfter

Another senior kitty has found their happily ever after! Merri, age 12, was rescued back in December and it was immediately discovered she had severe dental disease that would require the removal of almost all of her teeth. The amazing team at Lincolnshire Animal Hospital (http://lincolnshi… Read More

From Foster to Forever!

From Foster to Forever!

From foster to forever, Annabelle (now Minnie) has a family to call her own! Sandy, a longtime Young at Heart volunteer, met Annabelle at the cat center and immediately fell in love. After learning she wasn’t having the easiest time at the center, Sandy, along with her husband Jim… Read More

Minnie, Adopted and Loved!

Minnie, Adopted and Loved!

We need to catch up on some adoption announcements. So here is the first of several, and we look forward to a day full of happy news!! Minnie, age 11, is adopted, loved and living the Good Life in her forever home with her new mom Barbara! Minnie has a couple of health issues, but after… Read More

Welcoming New Rescues!

Welcoming New Rescues!

Well helloooooooo! It's been crazy busy over here lately, so we apologize for the cram-in-everything post in an effort to catch you up on all the excitement! With meeting the goal of our shelter for senior pets campaign, we've been going full-tilt tying up all of the miscellaneous odds and… Read More

Happy Birthday to Us!

Happy Birthday to Us!

Happy 12th birthday to us! Young at Heart officially turned 12 years old! Thank you for being here for us and being here for senior pets that need a second chance. Together, we have made such a wonderful difference for older dogs and cats, and we look forward to doing even more together the … Read More

Fritz Wants to Be Your One and Only

Fritz Wants to Be Your One and Only

Friends, Fritz's story was shared over 490 times and reached more than 31,000 people. This handsome boy with a sad story didn't receive a single adoption inquiry. Not one. He still needs a forever home. However, our foster mom Claudia reached out and, though she has three dogs at home, she h… Read More

Appetizers for Animals!

Appetizers for Animals!

Come on out for the THIRD Annual Appetizers for Animals at our NEW LOCATION of JT's Porch Saloon & Eatery on May 13th from 2-6pm, as we benefit and raise awareness for the DuPage Animal Friends, Chi-Town Pitties, Inc., and Young at Heart Senior Pet Adoptions. Si… Read More

Mutt Mosey Registration is Open!

Mutt Mosey Registration is Open!

DO YOU WANT TO BE A SUPERHERO TO SENIOR PETS IN NEED? Event Date - May 21st, 2017, Fox River Preserve & Marina, 28500 W Roberts Rd, Barrington, IL 60010 Check-in and registration begins at 10am. One mile walk begins around 11am. Activities end at 1pm. Online Registration Ends… Read More

Lucy and Deeds Find Their #HappilyEverAfter

Lucy and Deeds Find Their #HappilyEverAfter

And Betty makes two..... After bringing home Deeds, another Young at Heart kitty, just a couple of months ago, Diana fell in love with sweet Betty and knew she had room for just one more! Diana has such a huge heart for our kitties, and addition to being an adopter, she is a dedicated cat c… Read More

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