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Free Cats-for-Seniors Program Starting at Jefferson Animal Shelters -
Animals  (tags: seniors, free cats, program, New Orleans, donor, Jefferson Parish, shelters )

- 3205 days ago -
With the help of an anonymous donor, Jefferson Parish announced a new program today to unite older adults with adult cats. If successful, the program, dubbed Cats Adopted To Seniors, would go far to alleviate the parish animal shelters' burgeoning
Shelter Offers Senior Cats for Senior Citizens
Animals  (tags: seniors, cats, shelter, arrangements, kittens, black cats, adoptions )

- 3229 days ago -
Fray isn't ready to become a complete couch potato. He even relishes a short sprint and tackle now and then. But he needs his naps, and he'd like to have fewer roommates. What adoption coordinator Patricia Gagne wants for him is a mature adult
5 Tips on How to Care for a Senior Dog
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, seniors, AnimalWelfare, pets, protection, environment )

- 3344 days ago -
If your dog is a senior citizen, you may be struggling to take care for him. Why? Just like a puppy, senior dogs need special care. Their bones, muscles and organs may be slowly deteriorating, so they need extra help. Here are a few tips:
Get Your Daily Dose of Bailey
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, seniors, rescued, Pasado's Safe Haven, AARFF )

- 3358 days ago -
Dudes! And Dude-sses! I'm Bailey, one of the senior citizens at A.A.R.F.F. - The American Association of Retired Felines & Fidos!
Retired Greyhounds Lift Seniors' Spirits! Video!
Animals  (tags: greyhounds, pet therapy, seniors, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, pets )

- 3409 days ago -
June Bazar, head of the Twin River Greyhound Adoption Program brings three dogs from the agency to visit the clients at Cornerstone Senior Services in Warwick.It'd pet therapy at its finest.
One Small Dog, The Sweetest Medicine - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: dogs, seniors, nursing home, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, pets, protection )

- 3431 days ago -
No matter how bad you feel or how bad your day is, just seeing your dog, getting those sloppy kisses and furry hugs always seems to make things better. Now imagine what a treat it is for seniors in a nursing home who are ill or alone.
Program Helps Senior Citizens Take Care of Pets in Pennsylvania
Animals  (tags: AniMeals, Pennnsylvania, Seniors, cats, dogs )

- 3477 days ago -
Two years ago Fazzolari started a local chapter of AniMeals, a program that supplies free pet food and supplies to homebound, low-income seniors.
Unconditional Love: Therapy Dogs Bring Joy to Residents of Seniors Home
Animals  (tags: retirement home, therapy dogs, bonding, comfort, bonding, friendship, seniors )

- 3518 days ago -
Yvonne Fitzgerald cradles the white, fuzzy creature and beams. Completely at ease, the 89-year-old strokes the dog lying comfortably in her arms. The visit is a treat for a group of seniors at a retirement residence. Following a workout they sit down
Therapy Animals Can Reduce Stress, Pain, Grief, Fear And Loneliness
Animals  (tags: therapy animals, animals, cats, dogs, humans, pets, disability, nursing home, seniors )

- 3560 days ago -
In fact, therapy animals have been known to lower blood pressure, increase physical motivation, encourage speech and increase a person's will to live.
Happy Tails
Animals  (tags: shelter animals, seniors, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, pets, protection )

- 3701 days ago -
Bell Tower residents care for shelter animals and get some puppy love in return. Sometimes everybody needs a little pet therapy.
Program Provides Felines to Seniors and Helps With Cost.
Animals  (tags: pets, society, humans, seniors, spay, neuter, low cost, cats, GoodNews, pets )

- 3837 days ago -
Paws Patrol's new Senior Pets Program waives the $65 adoption fee for seniors age 65 or older, and for disabled persons of any age. The cat will be spayed/neutered and have up-to-date shots. Paws Patrol will even assist with vet bills and food, if needed.

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