Join Us This Saturday!

Join Us This Saturday!

It's me, Honey Bear, the world's hippest 14-year-old dog in town! And I'm not here to beg for treats today. Nope, I'm saving that for later! Right now I'm begging for something else with these big brown eyes... they look pretty cute in these 50's glasses, don't they? Where was I? Oh yes… Read More

Thank You, Sponsors!

Thank You, Sponsors!

Thank you to our amazing 2020 Silver Paws Gala - Poodle Skirts and Cool Cats sponsors this year! Sponsors make such a huge difference for Young at Heart! With this year being one where all in-person fundraisers were cancelled, these businesses and individuals lending their support mean mor… Read More

Help YAH When You Shop on Amazon

Help YAH When You Shop on Amazon

Did you know that every time you shop at Amazon, you can help the senior pets of Young at Heart? You can! And at no additional cost to you! And with October 13th and 14th being Amazon Prime Days, you can make your shopping dollars go even farther! When you make Young at Heart your Amaz… Read More

Silver Paws 2020 Coming Soon!

Silver Paws 2020 Coming Soon!

Are all you cool cats ready? Princess is! Our virtual 2020 Silver Paws Gala - Poodle Skirts and Cool Cats is just three weeks away! While we wish we were able to do this in person this year, we still plan on having fun because senior pets need us! The upside? No need to drive, dres… Read More

Our October Volunteer of the Month!

Our October Volunteer of the Month!

"I need a hero, I'm holding out for a hero..." was the perfect song to be singing as we greeted and celebrated Sue, our October Volunteer of the Month. Sue is a hero to our senior dogs and cats and she is always willing to do "whatever you need". Thank you Sue for all you do to enrich the li… Read More

Danny Boy Adopted!

Danny Boy Adopted!

Who needs a little pick-me-up? Who could benefit from something all warm and fuzzy? Well here’s something that will be good for your soul and is a little reminder of truly how much good there is in the world….. Danny Boy, age 10, who most of you know and love as much as we do, … Read More

Ollie's Happily Ever After

Ollie's Happily Ever After

Our sweet 10-year-old Ollie is adopted and loved! And boy oh boy did he hit the jackpot of wonderful homes! Ollie is now the big(ger) brother to our very tiny and very elderly sanctuary dog, Iggy! Isn't Ollie adorable in his little bowtie? His mom, Irene, is a founding board member of Young … Read More

Smokey's Haven Turns One!

Smokey's Haven Turns One!

One year ago today we celebrated the grand opening of our adoption center in Woodstock, IL! Since our founding as a senior rescue in 2005, it was a goal and a dream to eventually have a home-like facility to provide homeless senior pets with a safe haven. And on September 29, 2019, we made… Read More

It's Raining Adoptions!

It's Raining Adoptions!

So many wonderful new adoptions at Young at Heart in September! We couldn't be happier for June Bug, Cricket, Sam, Leon, and Archie, who all found their happily ever afters this month. Let's hope for more adoptions in October, too! Adopted and Loved! June Bug, age 9, is living the good life… Read More

Adopted & Loved: Archie

Adopted & Loved: Archie

Archie, age 9. Archie, an adorable shihtzu mix rescued from a cruelty case, is now living his very best life! He is adopted and loved by long time Young at Heart supporters Jenn, Steve, Juliette, and Annabelle. They absolutely adore him!   Read More

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