Author: Elderly Pet Organization

  • Top 5 Reasons a Senior Pet May Need a Waterproof Blanket

    Having pets can be messy business at times. As pets age, some of these messes can become more problematic, causing frustration not only for you, but also for your senior…

  • Senior Pet Separation Anxiety & Returning to the Office

    It’s been a long year and a half and now that restrictions have been lifted in many places, people are returning to the workplace. Our furry friends have been accustomed…

  • Which Multivitamins do Senior Pets Need?

    There are a wide variety of multivitamins on the market for senior pets. Deciding on a vitamin that will help your pet can be challenging. If your small dog or…

  • To Parents of Elderly Pets: You are Not Alone

    The Elderly Pet Organization is a Rhode Island based nonprofit organization and today in our local news, we read with sadness about a senior pet who was abandoned, not once,…

  • What is Hemp and is it Safe for Elderly Pets

    As pets age, they are more prone to developing illnesses that can affect mobility such as arthritis, hip dysplasia, or other issues. As more and more hemp products become available…

  • How Open Farm Pet Food Appeals to Senior Pets

    As pets age, issues with meal time can become quite common. Older pets tend to be more finicky at meal time, or some pets are overweight or have health issues…

  • Top 5 Reasons to Hire a Pet Sitter or Dog Walker for your Senior Pet

    According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, a large dog is considered a senior at age 6 and a small dog or cat is considered a senior at age 7.…

  • Osteoarthritis in Senior Dogs

    Has your pet slowed down since getting older? It is a sad fact of life that many of our pets develop arthritis or other joint problems as they age. Arthritis is a very…

  • Paying for Senior Pet Care

    We are a publicly-supported 501C3 nonprofit. Your purchase through links on our site supports our mission. Learn more. As pets age, they often require more care and trips to the veterinarian.…

  • Rehoming Your Senior Pet

    https://youtu.be/GrInTe3w2-4 There may come a time in the course of your pet ownership where you may become unable to care for your pet. Whether it is due to a move,…

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The Elderly Pet Organization is a 501C3 non profit organization whose mission is to provide information and education about senior pets. Our goal is to end senior pet abandonment and premature euthanization, while increasing senior pet adoptions throughout the US. We accept donations of unwanted items, as well as cash donations to help us with our cause. Read more about us.

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