Young At Heart

A rescue and safe haven for senior dogs & cats

In a perfect world, every senior pet would spend its twilight years surrounded by a loving family. But sadly, senior pets that end up in shelters often do not get that chance. Young at Heart Senior Pet Adoptions™ believes that Love Has No Age Limit™. Young at Heart's mission is to provide senior dogs and cats with a safe haven to ensure they live with comfort, compassion, and companionship in their golden years. We save the lives of homeless senior dogs and cats from situations where their age puts them first in line to be euthanized. We find loving homes for adoptable senior pets and offer a peaceful sanctuary life for those that are less adoptable. With your support, Young at Heart gives older dogs and cats another chance to enjoy the twilight of their lives through rescue, foster, adoption and sanctuary.

Young at Heart • 4301 S. IL Route 47 • Woodstock IL 60098 • 815-333-4001 
Adoptions are done by appointment once you have an approved adoption application.

ALL ADOPTIONS ARE BY APPOINTMENT WITH AN APPROVED APPLICATION. SOCIAL DISTANCING AND OTHER COVID-19 PREVENTATIVE MEASURES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR EVERY ADOPTION.

 

Meet Our Pets

Fall in love with one of our adoptable senior dogs or cats

Buffy image

Buffy

Breed
Long Hair Torbie
Gender
Female
Age
14 years
Declawed
Yes
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Camilla

Breed
Tabby & White
Gender
Female
Age
11 years
Declawed
No
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Charmin

Breed
Gray
Gender
Female
Age
8 years
Declawed
No
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Chedda

Breed
Minpin Mix
Gender
Age
20 years
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CocoJellybean

Breed
Pit Bull mix
Gender
Female
Age
8 years
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Finn & Harry

Breed
Black & White
Gender
Male
Age
10 years
Declawed
No
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Fluffy

Breed
Long-haired Tortie
Gender
Female
Age
20 years
Declawed
No
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George

Breed
Cockapoo
Gender
Age
13 years
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Gordon & Tommy

Breed
Hound mix
Gender
Age
9 years
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Lillie

Breed
Shih Tzu
Gender
Female
Age
15 years
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Maya Kitty

Breed
Dilute Tortie
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
Declawed
No
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Mia image

Mia

Breed
Gray & White
Gender
Female
Age
15 years
Declawed
No
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Missy & Holly

Breed
Chihuahua
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
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Oreo

Breed
Black & White
Gender
Male
Age
10 years
Declawed
No
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Phoebe

Breed
Black
Gender
Female
Age
13 years
Declawed
No
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Purdy

Breed
Torbie
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
Declawed
No
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Rosie image

Rosie

Breed
Med hair
Gender
Female
Age
15 years
Declawed
No
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Sir Jonathon

Breed
Tabby & White
Gender
Male
Age
10 years
Declawed
No
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Uno

Breed
Brown Tabby
Gender
Male
Age
10 years
Declawed
No
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Zara

Breed
Torbie & White
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
Declawed
No
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Zena & Zeus

Breed
Pug
Gender
Male
Age
13 years
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See All Our Adoptable Pets

Latest News

Meet the Newbies!

Meet the Newbies!

These two little muppets arrived at Young at Heart, and we cannot wait to give them the care and love they deserve! Cody is a 14-year-old… Read More

Blanca's Happily Ever After

Blanca's Happily Ever After

Adopted and Loved!! Drumroll, please! Our longest canine resident has finally found her family! Blanca is a wonderful girl who just needed a… Read More

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YAH Events

Nov 6

New Volunteer Orientation

Young at Heart Adoption Center - 4301 S. Route 47 - Woodstock, IL 60098 |

If you love senior pets and have some time to spare, we'd love to see you at our new volunte… Read More

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