Let’s help the rescues and shelters to adopt all their senior dogs this month (and every month). Now we know those puppies are awfully cute and cuddly and so irresistible – but so are the senior dogs. 383 more words
Tags » Senior Cats
One thing I’ve learned this year is that cats can become extremely high maintenance in their old age.
Extremely. Like, if you knew what kinds of hell you would face when that cute little kitten reached its “golden years,” you would never bring it home. 646 more words
After I lost Celica Blue, I was ambivalent about adopting another cat. Losing her had taken the stuffing out of me, emotionally and financially. We love all our cats, but there are those who wind themselves around your heartstrings; Celica Blue was one of those cats. 937 more words
As a shelter volunteer, I hear many reasons why people don’t want to adopt a senior* cat. Expensive medical bills are a valid concern, as is knowing the pain of loss will come sooner with an older cat, but when someone tells me “kittens are cuter”, I have to disagree. 501 more words