iOS app Android app

Senior Dogs

7 Things You Should Never Say To A Senior Dog Owner

David Toussaint | Posted 10.04.2016 | Healthy Living
David Toussaint

Herewith, the seven things you should never say to a senior dog owner because, we, like our dogs, have feelings too.

Owner Discovers Lost Dog's Whereabouts After Pooch Becomes Facebook Star

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 09.27.2016 | Good News

Life has come full circle for one stray dog turned social media star. Captain Ron, a rescue dog who became separated from his former owner and now li...

This Dog With Cancer Is Crossing Items Off His Bucket List

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 04.06.2016 | Fifty

A senior dog with cancer is proving bucket lists aren't just for humans by crossing off one list item at a time with the help of his new owner. Loren...

After His Dog Died, Lonely Man With No Friends Gets Tons Of Internet Love

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 03.21.2016 | Good News

This will make anyone’s tail wag. An 81-year-old man, who tragically lost his 14-year-old pup, got a whole lot of love from the Internet -- all than...

When the Dog Went Away the Cats Came Back Out to Play at Koneko Cat Cafe

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 12.16.2015 | Books
Suzanne Donaldson

The other week a strange thing happened at KONEKO NYC - a dog came to visit the cat cafe. But not just any dog. The dog was MARNIE, the Insta Sensati...

WATCH: 8 Deserving Rescue Dogs Get A Holiday Surprise!

HooplaHa | Posted 12.16.2015 | Good News

Chris and Mariesa, from the HooplaHa series 'Life In The Dog House' get a big surprise on their doorstep. The "Life in the Dog House" gang shows that no matter how old you are, all dogs love getting special treats.

This 'Prank' of a Dog Rescuer Shows Good Things Can Happen to Good People

Jen Reeder | Posted 12.04.2015 | Good News
Jen Reeder

It was wonderful to weep tears of joy when I saw and heard the story of Sherri Stankewitz, a passionate but struggling dog rescuer who recently got the "prank" of a lifetime.

Have You Ever Seen So Many Rescued Animals in One House? Nancy LeVine and I Hadn't So We Had to Check It Out

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 11.23.2015 | Good News
Suzanne Donaldson

I have always had an eye on the Instagram account @Wolfgang2242 so when Nancy LeVine reached out to say she had just visited Steve Greig, the owner of that account, to do a shoot for her upcoming book SENIOR DOGS ACROSS AMERICA, I jumped up and down.

World War II Vet And Scared 6-Pound Chihuahua Find True Love, Together

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.16.2015 | Good News

Nicole Hernandez could see right away that she'd made a perfect match between a scared little Chihuahua named Coco, and a World War II veteran who'd c...

WATCH: 'Fall' in Love With Senior Dogs Enjoying the Season

HooplaHa | Posted 10.12.2016 | Good News

We all love Fall! What makes it even better? Adorable senior dogs playing in the leaves! Some of the cutest adopted senior dogs will make you fall in love with the season all over again!

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

Finnegan Dowling | Posted 09.28.2016 | 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 09.28.2016 | 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 rescue group Hope...

WATCH: Senior Pit Bull Helps Woman Heal After Heartache

HooplaHa | Posted 07.23.2016 | 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 been at ri...

How Badass Senior Dog Steve McQueen Spent His Retirement

Sara Alize Cross | Posted 05.22.2016 | 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 concr...

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 altere...