A growing number of shelters and rescues focus on senior dogs and cats. Take a look at what these organizations do, some of the challenges they face, and why they choose to focus on older animals.
There’s no end to the work that takes place in animal shelters and rescues – from intake paperwork to nursing sick dogs and cats back to health. For those organizations that focus on senior animals, there’s even more work to be done, since caring for older dogs and cats is challenging as well as rewarding. Let’s explore what goes inside the walls of these special organizations,