Seniors for Seniors
"Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened"
- Antole France
In an effort to promote our mission of supporting the human-animal bond, we recognize the benefits of matching senior animals (8 years +) with senior citizens
(55 years +) in our community.
Senior pets offer many perks:
Personality is established-what you see is what you get!
Need less exercise
Less of a long term commitment
Senior pets are often overlooked in a shelter setting where younger, more exuberant animals catch adopters eyes. To try and give senior pets a competitive advantage, we are offering these marvelous companions at a reduced adoption fee. Please see below for senior to senior pricing.
DOGS >8 years: $65 (+ $12 dog license)
CATS >8 years: $15
Gary, along with cat-mate Tony (now adopted), was surrendered to us due to family member allergies. His people tell us that Gary likes to sit in a window and watch the outside world; he also likes to play Fetch with a small toy or ball. Gary is doing well in the cat room, but likes long afternoon naps. So if you are interested in visiting Gary, look for him in one of the wooden tunnels.