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  • How to Help a Senior Dog with Incontinence

    As dogs get older, they may start to lose control over their bladder and bowels. Oftentimes, incontinence can be a symptom of several types of conditions. Certain breeds are more…

  • Top 10 Reasons Your Senior Dog or Cat is Finicky

    As pets age, pet feeding can become more challenging especially if your senior pet has become more finicky during meal time. Although it may seem counter-intuitive, some older pets just…

  • How a Pet Stroller May Help Your Senior Dog or Cat

    Traveling with a pet can be challenging with even the most well behaved, calm, able-bodied pets. But there are certain situations when getting from point A to point B with…

  • Is Raw Food Appropriate for a Diabetic Cat

    Senior cats can become very finicky as they age and if they develop an illness like diabetes, it can become critical for them to eat regular meals. A diabetic cat…

  • Why a Flat Feeding Plate is Better for Finicky Senior Pets

    As pets age, many become finicky eaters who can make meal time frustrating for pet parents. Pet owners often think that switching to senior pet food, adding wet food, broth,…

  • Personalized Pet Gifts

    A pet’s friendship is one of nature’s many gifts to us. As pet’s age, we start to realize they may not always be with us. A great way to honor…

  • What Type of Dog Food Is Appropriate for Diabetic Dog

    Senior dogs can become very finicky as they age and if they develop an illness like diabetes, it can become critical for them to eat regular meals. A diabetic dog…

  • Top Ten Foods You Should Not Feed Your Senior Pet

    According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, cats and small dogs are considered seniors at age 7; large dogs are considered seniors at age 5 or 6. Owners should be…

  • How to Detect Urinary Issues in Senior Cats

    A cat is considered a senior cat at age 7 and oftentimes, senior cats develop urinary tract issues. Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease is not merely one problem, but a…

  • How Pet Stairs and Steps May Help Your Pet Onto Furniture

    It is not uncommon for senior pets (large dogs over age 6 and small dogs and cats over age 7) to have difficulty accessing high places, such as the bed,…

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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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