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Adopt an older pet: New Year brings fresh start for senior cat

17 days ago   |   By The Scoop

The New Year is a time for renewal - a time of resolutions and fresh starts no matter what your age.
The same is true for older pets looking for a new home. They hope to find their people and start anew in 2022.
When a pet is considered to be older
How a “senior” pet is defined ranges from about 10 years for a dog to 15 years for a cat. Guinea pigs are seniors when they are three years old. While many of us think about adopting kittens and puppies because they are so cute and playful, not as many understand the advantages of more mature pets.
Teri O'Leary is one of those adopters who could...
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