April is senior pet month with Independent Animal Rescue, a Durham-based nonprofit animal rescue and rehab program. It’s true that kids are drawn to puppies and kittens, but senior pets (aged 7 and up) can make relaxed, gentle companions – plus, adopting an older pet can be a valuable lesson in compassion for your young ones.
April is senior pet month with Independent Animal Rescue, a Durham-based nonprofit animal rescue and rehab program. It’s true that kids are drawn to puppies and kittens, but senior pets (aged 7 and up) can make relaxed, gentle companions – plus, adopting an older pet can be a valuable lesson in compassion for your young ones. David Joles TNS
April is senior pet month with Independent Animal Rescue, a Durham-based nonprofit animal rescue and rehab program. It’s true that kids are drawn to puppies and kittens, but senior pets (aged 7 and up) can make relaxed, gentle companions – plus, adopting an older pet can be a valuable lesson in compassion for your young ones. David Joles TNS

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April 13, 2017 11:30 AM