Special Thanks

Follow the links to learn more about each organization.

Pet Partners - ElderPet is a Community Partner of Pet Partners. All of our volunteer therapy teams are Registered Pet Partner Teams!

The Thompson School at UNH  - TSAS sponsors ElderPet by providing space for classes and evaluations and serving as a location for dropping off pet food donations. Students from the Small Animal Care program often serve as volunteers for evaluations and community outreach.

Give With Liberty - ElderPet has been a recipient of the Employee Giving Program of Liberty Mutual Insurance. A big thank you to all employees who chose to donate to ElderPet!

Governor's Inn, Rochester with 4-Jacks Poker Room - We are recipients of NH Charitable Gaming Proceeds for 10 nights.

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ElderPet has received grants from the following three organizations to provide pet food and veterinary care loans and assistance.

Petco Foundation - "We are family, too" Program.

ASPCA - For Pet Food Bank and Veterinary Care Safety Net

Banfield Charitable Trust - Funds for Pet Food and Veterinary Care Loans for Senior Citizens

Community Members - Many people from the local remember ElderPet during holiday season. Donate!

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Other Resources

AVMA Public Resources Pet Owner Information

Pet Food Recalls from the FDA

Important Documents of Interest to Pet Owners

Responsible Pet Ownership, color

Responsible Pet Ownership, b & w

Pets are very important to seniors - for companionship and health. At the same time, pets are a big committment to an owner's time, energy and finances. Choosing to obatain a pet is a big decision. The brochures above outline considerations a responsible owner should take for a pet.

Pet Alert Card

This is a pdf document that is best printed on card stock. It contains a wallet card that alerts whoever finds it to the fact that the bearer has a pet at home that needs care and who tom call should something happen to him. The second part is a card to be posted on the refrigerator listing the care and medications that pet needs.

NH Law Concerning Pet Care Trust

A pet owner my leave a trust for care of their pets.

Durable Power Of Attorney for Pet Care

This is a legal document where a pet owner can assure care of pet(s) in case of death.