Tag Archives: older dogs

Fashion Photographer Turns Her lens on Senior Dogs


Written by: Phil Monahan

These stunning shots present older dogs in the best possible light.
Photo by Nancy Levine via Facebook

Photographer Nancy Levine built a reputation taking shots for high-end fashion magazines and advertisements. But her recent project, Senior Dogs Across America, focuses on older dogs in need of adoption. She explains the project in. . .

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Photographer Launches Campaign to Help Older Dogs Find Forever Homes


Written by: Phil Monahan

Older dogs are notoriously difficult to place in forever homes, for an obvious reason: it would be painful to fall in love with a dog only to have it pass away after a short time. Los Angles-based Lori Fusaro shared that feeling and says that, in the past, ““I didn’t think my heart could take it, so I wasn’t willing to. . .

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Video: Adopted Elderly Dog Turns Out to Be a Life-Saver


Written by: Phil Monahan


Here’s a wonderful story from Massachusetts that speaks to the value of older dogs. Many folks shy from adopting dogs of a certain age, but Corry Barboza fell in love with Chip at first sight. She saw the 13-year-old chocolate Labrador featured on ABC 6′s “Pick of the Litter” segment and. . .

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Deaf, Blind Dog Kicked Out of Dog Park for Being Too Big


Written by: Kathleen Moore

KCOY Santa Maria, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo – News

Here’s a story that would frustrate any dog owner. Thirteen-year-old Billy is blind and deaf, but he still enjoyed going to a local dog park in Orcutt, California. Woof Park displays a sign that allows “small and timid” dogs, but last week Billy was kicked out of the park by a park ranger for being too large. The dog’s owner, Marty Niles, says that Billy is too infirm to go to the big dogs park because he gets bullied by the other pups.

So Billy has become a …

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