32 Search Results for senior pets

Senior pets: Another opportunity for love

November 1, 2018 2:28 pm

If 50 is the new 40 for humans, then 15 is the new 5 for pets. Senior dogs, typically those who are 8 years or older, are in need of homes just as much as younger ones, and thanks to adopters like Lindsey and her husband who see beyond age, pets like Bosley are spending their golden years in loving homes.

Waived Adoption Fees for Senior Pets Through November

November 13, 2015 6:38 pm

November is “Adopt-a-Senior-Pet Month,” and the Dumb Friends League wants to remind everyone looking to add a new pet to their life that love knows no age. To help its more mature adoptable pets find happy homes, the Dumb Friends League is waiving the adoption fee for all pets that are 5 years old and older, through the entire month of November.

Senior pet adoption

November 27, 2019 4:08 pm

Sarah and Mike have a history of adopting homeless pets. When it comes to welcoming a new canine into their lives, they tend to lean toward the sometimes overlooked and often harder to place more seasoned dogs, our senior canine companions.

Dumb Friends League holds vaccine clinic to help pets in need

December 18, 2018 11:48 am

A visit with the doctor may not have been an ideal way to start the week for many pets living at Denver Metro Village Apartments, but that’s what happened thanks to a house call of sorts by members of the Dumb Friends League outreach team.

Adopt a Senior Pet Month

November 1, 2018 2:04 pm

November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month, and here at the Dumb Friends League we have a number of older feline and canine companions anxiously waiting to meet their new families.

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Adopt a Senior Pet Month

November 1, 2017 9:27 am

November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month, and here at the Dumb Friends League we have a number of older feline and canine companions anxiously waiting to meet their new families.

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Caring for Elderly Pets

September 21, 2017 11:49 am

Unfortunately for us two-legged creatures, our pets have much shorter life spans than we do. We are more often than not required to care for them through their golden years--and to experience the sharp sadness of losing them when they die.

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Gordon and Woodford, senior buddies

February 15, 2017 12:04 pm

We adopted Gordon on July 1, 2016 as a companion for Woodford we adopted from the Dumb Friends League 5 years earlier. Woodford had a companion named Petey (also a Dumb Friends League alum) who developed cancer and passed away. Woodford could not be consoled after Petey died, and we wanted to find him a new companion--and we couldn't have found a better one.

Steve Greig and Family

A man for all seniors

November 16, 2016 12:40 pm

What were you doing at 5 a.m. today? Steve Greig was fixing breakfast for his family. No big deal—except that Steve’s family consists of nine elderly dogs, one prima donna pig, a rabbit who watches TV, four chickens (including a hen who rides a robot vacuum around the house) and two ducks.