Caring For Your Senior Dog
Dogs today are living longer than ever before, thanks to increasing knowledge about nutritional needs and advances in veterinary medicine. There is a price to be paid for those extra years however, and that price is an increase in geriatric disorders.
Why You Should Open Up Your Heart To A Senior Dog This November
November is Adopt A Senior Pet Month! We here at Dogtime know how amazing senior pets can be, and want to dispel some negative myths surrounding senior dogs.
5 Ways To Keep Your Senior Dog’s Brain Sharp
Here are some great ways to keep your senior dog's mind active so he'll live happier and healthier in his later years.
Rescue Dogs: Muttville Seniors With Some Livin’ Left To Do
Franklin reaches down to pet the terrier mix resting at her feet. "No dog," she says, "should spend her last days in a shelter."
When To Say Good-bye To Your Dog
The most difficult decision you will ever have to make.
Feeding An Older Dog
Your guide to feeding senior dogs.
Feeding An Overweight Dog
Some solid advice for those of us who have a hard time saying no.
Top 10 Dog Care Essentials
There are few things in life that are more fun and rewarding than bringing a dog into your family.
Top 10 Dog Care Tips
With the proper care, your dog will be a welcome member of your clan for many happy, healthy years.
Making our pets comfortable in their senior years
With pet dogs and cats living longer lives, little things can make their lives easier — read what an animal pain management expert has to say about senior pets.
What is the parvovirus?
Parvovirus is the most common infectious dog disease in the U. S., primarily infecting puppies and senior dogs. Learn the symptoms and how your pup can avoid catching Parvo.
Senior Dachshund found outside shelter with heartbreaking note
The 13.5-year-old dog’s owners could no longer afford to care for the pooch, so they left him on the doorstep of the Baldwin Park Animal Shelter in hopes someone could help.
Senior Pit Bull finds “heavenly” home
The sisters at a New York ministry lost their house dog, and in searching for a replacement, they decided to rescue a dog in need, which they found in a Pittie named Remy.
November is National Adopt a Senior Pet Month
Often times, people leave shelters with an adopted puppy, kitten, or younger pet, as senior dogs and cats are often overlooked; November is devoted to finding older pets homes.
Photographer devotes work to promote senior shelter dogs
Los Angeles area pet photographer and animal advocate Lori Fusaro is on a very special mission — to inspire others to give an old dog a chance. Fusaro has always lived with dogs, rescued them, adopted them. But she tells TODAY.com she was always hesitant to bring a senior pet home from the animal shelter. […]
Saving your dog's sight
Incontinence in dogs
Helping your dog regain control
What is euthanasia? Will it hurt my dog? Can I be present? Let us help make your experience with euthanasia less stressful by explaining the facts surrounding the procedure.
Senior Success Story: 9-year-old Pit Bull Goes Home
By Vicki Brown, StubbyDog.org Our Staffordshire Terrier, Elliott, died at the age of 17 years old. I found him at work 15 years prior, and since no one claimed him, I put him in the car with a cookie and brought him home. We had adopted Suzy, a 3-year-old Pit mix, the year before his […]
Muttville benefit to bring 2nd chance to senior dogs
Attention California Bay Area Animal Lovers and Party Animals: Looking for something causey and cocktaily to do next Saturday night? Get tickets to Moolah for the Mutts, benefitting Muttville Senior Dog Rescue (one of my all-time favorite rescue organizations). After years of devotion to their family, the sad reality is that senior dogs are commonly […]