Sanctuary for Senior Dogs
Rating: 4.94 stars 120 120 reviews
PO Box 609054 Cleveland OH 44109 USA
The Sanctuary for Senior Dogs--Rescues senior dogs in need--Provides lifelong quality care for rescued senior dogs--Adopts appropriate dogs into loving, permanent homes--Develops programs that match senior dogs to senior people to their mutual benefit--Fosters an awareness of our lifelong responsibility to our companion animals--Strengthens the bonds between humans and animals by teaching respect and compassion for all living things
More than 30 old dogs saved this year.
abandoned senior dogs (7+ years) in pounds and shelters
Direct beneficiaries per year:
50 old dogs
Geographic areas served:
NE Ohio and beyond as space allows
Rescue Adoption Educational outreach Therapy dogs No-cost spay/neuter
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As a shelter volunteer, I have interacted with many rescues over the years, and the Sanctuary for Senior Dogs is absolutely head and shoulders above the crowd. The Sanctuary has a well-deserved positive reputation for clear communication, attention to detail, and thorough - methodical - care for the lucky old souls they welcome into their program. When Sanctuary pulls a dog, shelter volunteers breath a sigh of relief; we know that dog will receive excellent medical care, be made comfortable in a foster home, be handled only in a humane and force-free fashion, and be adopted into a wonderful family appropriate for the pet's needs. Wonderful organization I wholeheartedly stand behind.
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Deborah, founder of the Sanctuary, is a highly committed individual who went out of her way to find the right dog for our family. We love our dog! Thanks, Deborah!
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I love this rescue as they have always been compassionate and helped senior dogs and other rescues with their mission. They are kind and a superb model of what a rescue could and should be. I honor and respect all the work they have done and the countless lives that have been saved. They really care for the dogs they rescue and all the dogs receive the best care and lots of love.
This wonderful organization does more than care for aging dogs. They educate their community which makes those caring for the dogs do much more compassionate and instrumental in the organization's success. Kudos to all of the volunteers, foster parents, adopters, and donors.
I found the Sanctuary for Senior Dogs on Facebook through a friend. I look forward to seeing pictures and stories about all the dogs at the Sanctuary and especially the dogs who find forever homes. As a Mom to a senior Akita/Husky that will be 15 in January I appreciate any and all information they provide about Seniors. I especially love pictures of Leo he reminds me of my dog. The Sanctuary for Senior Dogs is awesome for all they do and all they have done!!!
Every day I read about the wonderful things Sanctuary for Senior Dogs accomplishes. They assure that the ones who give us so much love, and ask nothing in return but to be loved, get the lives they deserve. I am in awe of the work they do. They touch the heart of everyone who loves or had ever loved a dog.
I discovered Sanctuary For Senior Dogs on Facebook 2 years ago, the couple that run the sanctuary seem like wonderful people that give their lives to old senior dogs in need. Seeing all their posts and pictures of these wonderful dogs makes my nights complete and never fails to make me smile and laugh and sometimes cry when I learn of a dog that I have come to know through them that as passed over The Rainbow Bridge with them holding and loving them all the way over!
Over & over my heart is touched with the love, care & concern for the senior babies Sanctuary for Senior dogs takes care of & helps find homes! What a wonderful organization!!!
Helping people understand that life in any capacity is valuable! And our senior dogs just need a peaceful place where being cared for is a generous gift... thank you Sanctuary for Senior Dogs!
These guys do such a great job with senior dogs . I love how they raise funds , post pix's daily.