Many older pets find themselves in the unfortunate situation of ending up in a shelter through no fault of their own. Sadly, these warm, loving animals are often the last to be adopted, spending more time than others waiting for a forever home. Older pets have a lot of love to share, and they also come with some benefits that prospective pet parents may not even realize! Below are just a few of the great attributes of older pets:
Please check out our downloadable stories about the joy that older pets can bring into your home, which debunk some of the myths of these often overlooked animals.