Posts filed under: Adoption

Connecting Senior Dogs with Senior People… A Love Story

Della arrived at Bob’s House in April of 2017. Little was known about her, but clearly she had not been treated well by her previous owners. She was extremely fearful... Read More

A Dog Named Emma

Emma first came to Bob’s House for Dog in the fall of 2012. She was one of 20 animals that were taken into protective custody in one of the most... Read More

A Repeat Adopters Story

A few years ago at work, our activity committee decided to have pet photos posted in the break room so everyone could guess which pet belonged to which employee. Staff... Read More

From Kennel to Couch

Our program that houses our adoptable dogs is titled “From Kennel to Couch”. The origin of this title comes from our main mission, to make senior dogs more adoptable. This... Read More

Clyde Picks a Family

We didn’t want a pet, especially a dog. It’s too much work, too much time, too expensive. Not to sound callous, but the kids will be out of the house... Read More

Saying Goodbye Twice

As Bob’s House for Dog’s Medical Coordinator, I feel I have the best job ever! Taking care of these sweet old souls has been an honor and a privilege. The... Read More

Before you Leap

Think adopting a senior dog is right for you? Look before you leap!... Read More

Suzie’s weight loss journey

Susie is a zestful female black lab mix who came in mid June of 2018. She weighed in at 92 pounds – very overweight and had difficulty getting around very well.... Read More

A Home for Daphne

During the last year and a half we’ve had to say good-bye to seven of our senior dogs that had been a part of our family since before Bob’s House... Read More

Top Five Reasons to Adopt a Senior Dog

November is Adopt-a-senior Pet month, so we sat down with Bob’s House for Dog’s very own Adoption Coordinator, Nikki Heck to get her top five reasons why senior dog adoption... Read More