Community Outreach Services

ElderPet began as a student community service program of the UNH Thompson School Animal Science program in the early 1980’s by providing pet food and pet-related care services to senior pet owners. 
ElderPet continues these services and has added to them. 

Current Service Programs

  • Pet Food Assistance
  • Pet Medication Assistance for Chronic Pet Illnesses
  • No-Interest Loans for Unexpected Pet Care for Responsible Pet Owner
  • Other Pet Related Services
    • Short- term care of pets in their home in emergency situations
    • Rides for pet (and owner) to pet related appointments
    • Social Service Worker consultations regarding client pet issues