Senior Dogs

7 Ways Happy, Healthy™ Topper Can Benefit Senior Dogs

Dog parents with senior dogs have to be extra careful when choosing dog food. Seniors are often pickier, especially with kibble. They need as many health boosts in their diets as possible. Therefore, the same kibble you’ve been feeding your dog his whole life just won’t cut it as he gets older. Luckily, we have …

5 Awesome Supplements To Help Your Senior Dog With Arthritis Pain

(Picture Credit: claudio.arnese/Getty Images) Just like us, our furry friends can get the same joint aches and pains as they enter their senior years. It’s hard watching our pups go from having endless amounts of energy and always being up to play a game of fetch, to an older, less energetic dog who’d rather nap …

8 Ways To Help A Dog With Dementia

(Picture Credit: Getty Images) Dogs get old. It’s what happens when we take care of our pups, pay attention to their health and well-being, and do whatever we can to increase their longevity. We want to spend as many years as we can with our dogs and make sure those years are as full and …

This Amazing Man Has Dedicated His Life To Rescuing Senior Dogs

Some people go above and beyond to help animals in need. Colorado accountant, Steve Greig definitely fits into that category. After a personal tragedy, he began taking in unwanted senior dogs, discarded livestock, and the occasional pocket pet. His current menagerie of misfits consists of ten dogs, a pig named Bikini, a rabbit named Stuart, …

Should You Adopt A Senior Dog?

(Picture Credit: Purple Collar Pet Photography/Getty Images) Have you been thinking about adopting a dog? There are many things to consider when it comes to adoption, one of which is your potential new family member’s age. When we start to think about bringing a dog into our family and home, we often consider adopting a …

Gold Souls, Gray Faces: 6 Outdoor Exercises For Senior Dogs

(Picture Credit: Getty Images) Gold Souls, Gray Faces is a series where we discuss caring for our older canine friends. Our sweet senior dogs may not move as well as they used to, but it’s still very important for them to get the exercise that they need. Regular, moderate exercise can help keep blood flowing …

Gold Souls, Gray Faces: 6 Indoor Exercises For Senior Dogs

(Picture Credit: Getty Images) In our Gold Souls, Gray Faces series, we discuss the special care our sweet senior dogs need to stay healthy and happy. Your lovable, gray-faced, senior pooch may not move as fast in their old age as they used to, but that doesn’t mean they have no need for exercise. In …

Adopted Boy Is Devoted To Helping Forgotten Senior Shelter Dogs

8-year-old Robbie Gay is well aware that his life could have turned out very differently. Before he was adopted by a loving couple, Robbie suffered severe abuse. He was twice hospitalized with brain injuries before entering the Florida foster system. “He knows what it feels like not to be loved and cared for. He’s the …

Smiling Dog’s Adorable 13th Birthday Celebration Goes Viral

Bailey D’Souza of Perth, Australia celebrated a big milestone this month. On February 5, 2020 the adorable senior pup turned thirteen years old. His family marked the occasion with cake, gifts, and of course, the Happy Birthday Song. Bailey was so excited he could hardly contain himself during the festivities! Screenshot via Katie DSouza In …

Gold Souls, Gray Faces: 7 Tips For Flying With A Senior Dog

(Picture Credit: Getty Images) Gold Souls, Gray Faces is a series dedicated to helping dog owners take care of their sweet senior pooches. Traveling with any dog by plane can be challenging, and for senior dogs with extra medical needs, aches and pains, and difficulty relaxing, it can be even more stressful. In fact, I would …