Mutt Mosey 2019 Registration is OPEN!

Mutt Mosey 2019 Registration is OPEN!

Mimosa Mutt Mosey Registration is OPEN! Come join in the fun on June 9th, 2019 at Fox River Preserve in Port Barrington, IL for Young at Heart's annual dog-friendly fundraiser walk! There will be barks and bubbles and lots of dog-friendly fun - rain or shine! And every dollar raised helps Yo… Read More

Meet Our Newest Seniors for 2019!

Meet Our Newest Seniors for 2019!

Rescued and Loved! Please join us in welcoming Luke, Goldie and Gus to the Good Life! All three are settling into life after being busted out of the shelter and will be up on our website soon. Such a sweet little bunch of seniors! ❤️ Read More

Happy Birthday to Us!

Happy Birthday to Us!

Today is officially Young at Heart's 14th birthday! And my oh my has rescuing seniors come a long way since our very first rescued senior in 2005! It's been a slow and steady journey, working towards a day that all homeless senior dogs and cats will be able to spend their golden years in a l… Read More

Help Us Help Liv!

Help Us Help Liv!

Our sweet girl Liv could really use your thoughts and healing energy. You might remember that back in October we almost lost our girl to a platelet disorder. She's been doing so well, and is living the best life with her sanctuary family, but this past Friday she went back to the ICU with a … Read More

Fence 'Em In Fundraiser Fully Funded!

Fence 'Em In Fundraiser Fully Funded!

We are so incredibly grateful to every single person who donated to help us fence in our new adoption center! We are thrilled that we have finally reached our goal for 3500 feet of fencing!! Jason of Cornerstone Fence Inc has been absolutely amazing to work with and has been s… Read More

Welcome to Young at Heart, Sake!

Welcome to Young at Heart, Sake!

This little dude's family moved overseas, and despite trying everything they could, they simply could not bring him with. He's had a very loved life, and they wanted to ensure that he would be loved and cared for in years to come. And so we welcomed Sake into Young at Heart where he would be… Read More

Our Brick Fundraiser

Our Brick Fundraiser

The walkway to the adoption center is filled with so many messages of love and hope. Thank you to all who contributed a special brick. ❤️🐾 Read More

Selena Adopted!

Selena Adopted!

After going thru ACL surgery this past fall, sweet Selena (on the right) waited patiently to meet her forever family as she recovered. And now she’s adopted and loved! As you can see, she’s already happily hogging her new mom’s lap and smiling big! Selena and her new four l… Read More

Meet Our Latest Rescue, Alice!

Meet Our Latest Rescue, Alice!

EVEN FROSTBITE CAN'T MAKE THIS SWEET GIRL STOP PURRING! Alice is a sweet older kitty who found herself outside during the most recent cold snap. She was lucky to be found by a good Samaritan, who brought her to a local shelter we work with. The shelter was at capacity, but when they reached … Read More

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