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Happy Adopt a Senior Animal Month! Say hi to Stix, a 15-yr-old Bluetick Coonhound mix! Stix is a sweetie-pie who still has plenty of spark left. He gets along with other dogs and all people. https://t.co/GgNYWAYank #AdoptASeniorAnimalMonth #BluetickCoonhound #AdoptDontShop pic.twitter.com/WN50ASwalQ— Marin Humane (@MarinHumane) November 1, 2018
Marin Humane tweeted a picture of senior pet in need, along with a message.
"Say hi to Stix, a 15-yr-old Bluetick Coonhound mix! Stix is a sweetie-pie who still has plenty of spark left."
The Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA has a 10 year old Leopard Gecko looking for a place to call home.
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Local shelters say they have plenty of senior pets who are looking for a warm place to sleep, good meals and plenty of love. So, if you're thinking of adopting a new furry friend, consider opening your heart to an old soul.
Organizations involved with ABC7 News' Perfect Pet:
San Francisco SPCA
201 Alabama Street, San Francisco, Calif. 94103-4213
Green Dog Rescue Project
10342 Old Redwood Hwy
Windsor, Calif. 95492
171 Bel Marin Keys Boulevard, Novato, Calif. 94949
Humane Society Silicon Valley
901 Ames Avenue, Milpitas, Calif. 95035
Alameda Animal Shelter
1590 Fortmann Way, Alameda, CA 94501
Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA
1450 Rollins Road, Burlingame, Calif. 94010
East Bay SPCA
8323 Baldwin Street, Oakland, Calif. 94621