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 by appointment only with an approved adoption application.

AS OF JUNE 1, 2020, ALL ADOPTIONS ARE BEING DONE BY APPOINTMENT WITH AN APPROVED APPLICATION. SOCIAL DISTANCING AND OTHER COVID-19 PREVENTATIVE MEASURES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR EVERY ADOPTION. OUT OF STATE ADOPTIONS HAVE BEEN PAUSED FOR THE TIME BEING. OUR ADOPTION CENTER IS CLOSED TO OTHER VISITORS AT THIS TIME.

Meet Our Pets

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

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Ash

Breed
Grey & White
Gender
Male
Age
7 years
Declawed
No
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Blanca

Breed
Pittie Mix
Gender
Female
Age
13 years
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Buffy

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

Breed
Pittie Mix
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
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Cassie

Breed
Puggle
Gender
Female
Age
14 years
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Charmin

Breed
Gray
Gender
Female
Age
8 years
Declawed
No
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CocoJellybean

Breed
Pit Bull mix
Gender
Female
Age
8 years
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Devy

Breed
Maltese/Terrier Mix
Gender
Female
Age
10 years
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Gia image

Gia

Breed
Black
Gender
Female
Age
14 years
Declawed
No
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Hansel

Breed
Brown Tabby
Gender
Male
Age
10 years
Declawed
No
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Honey Bear

Breed
Collie Mix
Gender
Female
Age
14 years
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Humphrey

Breed
Gray tiger/tabby
Gender
Male
Age
8 years
Declawed
No
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Jill

Breed
Jack Russell Mix
Gender
Female
Age
12 years
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Lady

Breed
Wire Fox Terrier
Gender
Female
Age
10 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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Nova image

Nova

Breed
Black Medium Hair
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
Declawed
Yes
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Oreo

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

Breed
Boxer
Gender
Female
Age
8 years old
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Purdy

Breed
Torbie
Gender
Female
Age
9 years
Declawed
No
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Rusty

Breed
Bernese Mt. Dog Mix
Gender
Male
Age
10 years
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Salsa

Breed
Brown Tabby
Gender
Female
Age
10 years
Declawed
No
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Scoobert

Breed
Boxer Mix
Gender
Male
Age
7 years
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Shatzie

Breed
Schnauzer mix
Gender
Female
Age
14 years
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Shirley

Breed
Bully Mix
Gender
Female
Age
8 years
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Sunny/Pepper

Breed
Puggle/Pit X
Gender
Male
Age
8 & 10 years
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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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Zoey

Breed
Pug
Gender
Female
Age
13 years
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