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November is National Adopt A Senior Pet Month!

Adoptable Senior Pets

There are so many senior pets waiting to find their forever home - could it be yours? We're sharing adoptable senior pets available through some of our Journey Home Fund Partners. Remember - if you adopt a senior pet in the month of November, National Adopt A Senior Pet Month, be sure to complete an adoption sponsorship form for reimbursement!

November is National Adopt A Senior Pet Month! Stella & Chewy’s celebrates the joys of older pet adoption all year long through our Journey Home Fund, but November is an extra special month. We want to help bring your new best friend home this year and we’re covering adoption fees for any senior cat or dog (age 7+) adopted in the US or Canada in the month of November.

There are so many senior pets waiting to find their forever home – could it be yours? We’re sharing adoptable senior pets available through some of our Journey Home Fund Partners. Remember – if you adopt a senior pet in the month of November, be sure to complete an adoption sponsorship form!

Ruff Start Rescue | Central Minnesota

Ruff Start Rescue is a foster-based, 501(c)3 rescue serving dogs, cats, and other small animals in Central Minnesota. Learn more.

Sampson, 13 years old
Sampson here – nice to meet you! I’d like to say I’m the perfect distinguished gentleman. I don’t have many teeth left in my mouth but who really needs those anyway? I love wet food and prefer a quieter home with smaller, low energy dogs. All I want is to cuddle up with you! Apply to adopt me today.


Ryder, 8 years old
Hi there! I’m Ryder and I love humans and my foster dog sister. I walk really great on a leash and would love to go on walks with you! My perfect home would be a quieter one with a fenced in yard with a family who loves the outdoors so I can be active and get out my zoomies! Apply to adopt me today.


Virgil, 8 years old
Well hello there, I’m Virgil! I LOVE my humans and really hope I can find a forever home with someone who is home a lot so I don’t get lonely. I’d prefer to get all the love and attention and not share it with other animals. Apply to adopt me today.


Tydus, 10 years old
Tydus at your service! I wasn’t treated super well in the past but I still love people and really want to find one of my own. My favorite activities include snuggling on the couch and getting belly rubs. I’m blind in one eye and can be a bit picky when it comes to other dogs and would prefer a home without young children. Apply to adopt me today.


Eeyore, 10 years old
Hello friends, my name is Eeyore! I came from a tough life on the streets but I’m hoping to spend my golden years in a warm and comfy home with someone special. I recently had my tail amputated and my ears are slightly wonky from past injury and infection but I’ve heard I’m still absolutely adorable. I’m also FIV+ but don’t let that scare you! I’d love to go home with you. Apply to adopt me today.


Cricket & BJ, 17 and 18 years old
What’s better than one? TWO! We’re Cricket and BJ and we’re a bonded pair who have spent our whole lives together. Cricket is the shyer one and BJ is more vocal and brave, but we both love sleeping in bed and being with our people. Can you give us a home where we can spend the rest of our golden years? Apply to adopt us today.


Elmbrook Humane Society | Brookfield, WI

Elmbrook Humane Society is a shelter in Brookfield, WI whose mission is to provide shelter for homeless animals, promote the human animal bond, and prevent animal cruelty and neglect. Learn more.

Lilly, 8 years old
Hi, I’m Lilly and I’m move-in ready! I’m proud to say I’m already house trained and crate trained. I really love attention and my favorite thing is snuggling up next to my person on the couch. I’m hoping to find a home without young children where I can be the only animal – all the love for me! Apply to adopt me today.


Cukie & Stefine, 9 years old
We’re Cukie and Stefine, pleased to meet you! We are a bonded pair and are looking for a home together. That just means there is double the love to give! We are very low maintenance and enjoy spending time with our humans, looking out the window, or napping. We also love being pet and brushed as a little pampering goes a long way! Both of us are on a special diet and Stefine is diabetic, requiring insulin shots twice a day, but it’s very easy to learn how to do! Apply to adopt us today.

Cukie & Stefine

Seharra, 14 years old
Seharra here! I have to admit, I can be a bit shy at first when meeting new people but I promise I’m a sweetheart and will be purring in no time! I love ear scratches and giving head butts. Will you take me home with you? Apply to adopt me today.


Jubadia, 13 years old
Are you looking for a cuddle buddy? Let me introduce myself! I’m Jubadia and I’m ready to provide endless snuggles and neverending love and affection. I also like to explore and discover new comfy places to hang out. Apply to adopt me today.


Lucid, 11 years old
I’m Lucid and the shelter calls me their most lovable little princess! My favorite things include being brushed, sun bathing, being showered with pets and love, and purring for my humans. I love my mouse toy and will chase and catch it and carry it around like a prize for you! Please consider giving me my forever home! Apply to adopt me today.


Second Chance Rescue | New York/East Coast

Second Chance Rescue NYC’s mission is to reduce animal overpopulation in shelters, rescue and rehabilitate critically injured and neglected animals, and connect the community to services that enable animals to remain in their homes. Residents of the following states are eligible to adopt: NY, NJ, DE, PA, MD, CT, NH, VT, ME, RI. Learn more.

Rebel, 7 years old
Calling all German Shepherd lovers! I’m Rebel and I’ve spent way too many years in a shelter looking for my forever family. I’m looking for a home full of love, toys, and squishy beds all to myself or to share with a sibling. I’m very sweet and alert, always checking out the new sights and sounds and I love long walks! My ideal person is a patient mom or dad who can help me grow my confidence. Apply to adopt me today.


Demi, 9 years old
Hello! I’m Demi and I’m a sweet and loveable pitbull peanut at 55lbs. I’m very well behaved and am housetrained, crate trained, know basic commands, and am gentle with humans of all sizes! My hobbies include belly rubs, snuggling, playing with toys, going outside for walks, and giving hugs and kisses. I’d like to be the only pet in the home to get all your love and attention. Apply to adopt me today.


Furry Friends | Jupiter, FL

Furry Friends Adoption, Clinic & Ranch (The Humane Society of Greater Jupiter/Tequesta), is a rescue organization headquartered in Jupiter, Florida. They are the only shelter open to the public in northern Palm Beach County and have been rescuing, rehabilitating, and re-homing homeless animals in their community for more than 30 years. Learn more.

Mojo, 9 years old
Mojo reporting for duty! They tell me I’m a staff favorite as I’m sweet, calm, quiet, and have never met a person or dog I don’t like. I’m on the smaller side at 54lbs. and have a lovely yodeling voice when the mood strikes me! I have a lot of love and play time to give if you give me the chance. Apply to adopt me today.


Sweetie, 10 years old
Hi friends! I’m Sweetie and I’d love to find a loving home. I can be a bit cautious of new people at first, but once I get to know you I love being the center of attention! I’d love to find a home without kids or other animals and would take me on lots of long walks. Apply to adopt me today.


Elsa, 7 years old
Nice to meet you, I’m Elsa! I’m very friendly, housetrained, and know some commands. I’d love to find a home without cats with a nice family. Apply to adopt me today.


Logan, 7 years old
Logan here! I’m so glad to meet you. I love everyone I meet and I’m pretty sure everyone loves me, too. I’m on daily medications for some ongoing issues that are managed to keep me healthy, but I’m a good boy and would love to follow you home! Apply to adopt me today.


Thanks for reading – I’m Lois! I came into the rescue with 5 babies and was an amazing mom. All of my puppies found their happily ever afters and now it’s my turn. I’m sweet, silly, and promise to be loyal and loving for all my days to come! I’m a great companion and hugger who loves dancing to your favorite tunes, car rides to Starbucks, and playgroup with my dog pals. Apply to adopt me today.


Humane Animal Welfare Society (HAWS) | Waukesha, WI

The Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County (HAWS) is a non-profit organization established in 1965 that assists over 8,000 animals and welcomes more than 35,000 human visitors each year. As an open admission shelter, they accept animals regardless of age, health, temperament or breed. Their full service humane society offers programs and services that promote responsible pet ownership, preventing animal abuse and neglect in their community and beyond. Learn more.

Sir, 8 years old
Sir here! I’m a big dude at around 70 lbs. and I’m still learning how to be a bit more of a gentle giant as I have a lot of energy. The shelter has worked with me the past few months and I’ve learned a lot! I’d love to find a home that can continue working with me and does not have young children. I enjoy walking, running, playing with my stuffed animals, and snuggling up on the couch when I get tired! Apply to adopt me today.


Long Way Home Adoptables | Texas/Nationwide

Long Way Home Adoptables is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization saving animals regardless of age, health, or species. Some may be healthy pets in an over-capacity shelter, some may need serious veterinary care, some are pregnant, and others may be animals used for medical experiments or sold for meat slaughter overseas. Nationwide transport options are available if you’d like to adopt! Learn more.

I’m Colbert and I’m an adorable spaniel mix weighing in at about 27 pounds. I’m great with people and other dogs and am ready for my very own home. I do have some limited vision but it doesn’t slow me down! Apply to adopt me today.


Carlilse, 10 years old
Hello! I’m Carlilse and I’d love to go home with you. I’m healthy and in great shape for my age! I’m good with dogs, cats, and kids, and I love to snuggle up and nap with you. Help me find a home for the holidays. Apply to adopt me today.


Little Man
Hiya, I’m Little Man! I’m quite the showstopper at just 3.5 lbs. and have no teeth or bottom jaw – it doesn’t stop me one bit! I love to play with other dogs and nap with you when it’s over. I’m an affectionate little guy who loves to go on car rides and just be happy with my humans. Apply to adopt me today.

Little Man

Mavis, 10 years old
I’m Mavis! I’m super sweet and clearly very fashionable. I would love to find my forever family to spend my golden years with! Apply to adopt me today.


Herman, 12 years old
I’m Herman and my heart is the size of Texas – but not literally! I walk a little unsteady and my vision and hearing are going a bit, but I love to sunbathe and nap and won’t cause any trouble. Apply to adopt me today.


More Adoptable Pets

Carmello, 9 years old
Meet Carmello, currently being fostered in Pennsylvania! This handsome senior is a real people person and would love a home where his human is home a lot to spend time with him. Carmello is good with cats, dogs, and kids and still has some puppy energy to play! Apply to adopt Carmello.