#senior dogs

Adopt a Senior Pet Month

The TAGS adoption process takes a couple of weeks. First, you submit your application, and then, upon approval, you will have your “Meet and Greet,” hopefully within that week. Next comes the Home Visit, where TAGS volunteers interview you in your home, and then, presuming everyone would like to continue with the application, you will have a 1-2 week “Extended Visit.” This stage is

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Foster/Forever Home Needed!

This lovely lady is in urgent need of a foster or forever home. When she was first found, she was emaciated and malnourished. She was found licking BBQ grease in someone’s backyard. Since then, she has filled out nicely and is doing very well. Her age is estimated to be about 13 and due to that, plus the fact that she has not been cared

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TAGS Awards: Part 2

Last Friday we posted the first batch of awards the TAGS adoptable pets gave out to each other during a recent celebration. Today we are excited to present the next category of awards…the “Bests.” Please check back again on Friday, September 13, for the third and final batch of TAGS Awards, the “Most Likely To…” category! It sounds like a yodel mixed with a bark! (Shorty

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August Adoptions!

Congratulations to all nine dogs who were adopted last month! Click on the image to view a larger version. Some Facts About the August “Adoptees” Chewie was named through a contest on our Facebook page. He got his name because the contributor thought he resembled Chewbacca! Shorty and Ruby are brother and sister! As seniors who came as a pair, it was difficult to

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April Adoptions!

This month, six dogs and two cats found new homes! We are so excited for them to be joining their new families!  Please click on the image to view a larger version.  Dawson is a three-year-old shepherd/husky cross who loves to play and be active, but he also loves to cuddle—he’s basically the whole package, which is why we are not surprised that his

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Age Is Only a Number

When we started looking for a new dog, we had no intention of adopting a senior. Only 10 months before, but feeling way more recent, we’d experienced the tail end of years of watching our senior dog, Roxie, decline, until we ultimately had to make that tough decision all pet owners dread. Roxie on her last day with us. So when we were ready

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