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Senior Dogs

Why the Life and Death of an Elderly, Homeless Dog Gives Us Hope

Finnegan Dowling | Posted 09.28.2015 | Green
Finnegan Dowling

While this wasn't a happy ending, the story of the last seven months of Gizmo's life IS a triumph for many reasons.

WATCH: Like Fine Wine, Dogs Get Better With Age

HooplaHa | Posted 09.28.2015 | Good News

We love all dogs. Any age, any breed, any color. But it's no secret that when people go to adopt dogs, they are usually searching for a puppy. This wa...

Rescue Video Reminds Us That Senior Dogs Deserve Love Too

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 07.30.2015 | Good News

  A rescue video of a senior dog named Rudolph reminds us of the joys of adopting older animals. Eldad Hagar, co-founder of the animal ...

WATCH: Senior Pit Bull Helps Woman Heal After Heartache

HooplaHa | Posted 07.27.2015 | Good News

We all know that shelter dogs need our love, but sometimes it's the unconditional love from a dog that can make all the difference to its owner.

Old Shelter Dogs Will Spend Their Last Years In Loving Homes Thanks To This Incredible Program

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 07.21.2015 | Good News

  Mariesa Hughes recently drove from her home in upstate New York to Virginia to collect seven elderly, mostly quite ill shelter dogs who had b...

How Badass Senior Dog Steve McQueen Spent His Retirement

Sara Alize Cross | Posted 05.22.2015 | Green
Sara Alize Cross

On Nov 9, 2013, Steve McQueen passed away peacefully in his dog bed at home in Staten Island. Two years before, he sat waiting to be killed in a con...

Senior Rescue Beagle Knows the Key to Happiness

Sara Alize Cross | Posted 05.18.2015 | Green
Sara Alize Cross

Obviously I had known she wouldn't last forever, but before this I thought we had a few more years together. It was a rough few months, coming to terms with her imminent mortality.

12 Pets of Christmas: Those Who Need Homes

Kate Kelly | Posted 02.21.2015 | Los Angeles
Kate Kelly

Michelson Found Animals in Los Angeles has dedicated Christmas 2014 to honoring the "underdogs" and cats that are often overlooked in the adoption process.

Billy The Dog Looked So Sad That A Wonderful Family Knew They Had To Bring Him Home

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.19.2014 | Good News

Cheryl Kramer was not looking for a new dog when she opened Facebook one morning in late September and stumbled on 12-year-old Billy's adoption listin...

This Old Dog Needs A New Home -- And So Do 74 Of His Friends!

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 04.29.2014 | Green

This handsome guy is Sir Sean Connery. He's eight years old and was found in a kill shelter in Alabama, where he'd been surrendered for getting older....

Helping An Old Dog Live Longer and Well

Carl Sferrazza Anthony | Posted 01.14.2012 | Green
Carl Sferrazza Anthony

In eight profound months, beginning in October of 2010, my perceptions of time, communication, dignity, and the power of intention were forever alter...