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City of Elderly Love Animal rescue in Philadelphia, PA

Operating as an independent subsidiary of Citizens for a No-Kill Philadelphia, City of Elderly Love is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit animal rescue dedicated to saving and enriching the lives of adoptable senior pets in the Philadelphia area. Utilizing volunteer foster homes, City of Elderly Love aims to rescue these animals from potential euthanasia at area animal shelters as well as prevent older animals from entering the shelter-system in the first place, when possible. City of Elderly Love also provides palliative and hospice care when needed. Through creative marketing and community events, City of Elderly Love works to place its adoptable pets into loving adoptive homes.

PA Kennel License 12930

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Philadelphia, PA 19146
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Adoptable pets at City of Elderly Love

We'll also keep you updated on BELLA!'s adoption status with email updates.
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BELLA!

Havanese

Female, Senior
Philadelphia, PA
We'll also keep you updated on CLARA!'s adoption status with email updates.
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CLARA!

Domestic Shorthair

Female, Senior
Philadelphia, PA
We'll also keep you updated on PEPPER!'s adoption status with email updates.
Special Needs
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PEPPER!

Shih Tzu

Female, Senior
Philadelphia, PA
We'll also keep you updated on ASH!'s adoption status with email updates.
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ASH!

Domestic Shorthair

Male, Senior
Philadelphia, PA
We'll also keep you updated on BOOMER!'s adoption status with email updates.
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BOOMER!

Beagle

Male, Adult
Philadelphia, PA
We'll also keep you updated on CHANEL!'s adoption status with email updates.
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CHANEL!

Pit Bull Terrier

Female, Adult
Philadelphia, PA
We'll also keep you updated on BLANCA!'s adoption status with email updates.
Special Needs
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BLANCA!

Poodle (Miniature)

Female, Senior
Philadelphia, PA
We'll also keep you updated on LUIGI!'s adoption status with email updates.
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LUIGI!

Domestic Shorthair

Male, Adult
Philadelphia, PA

Rescue FAQs

City of Elderly Love is dedicated to saving Philly's senior pets.

Additional adoption info

All City of Elderly Love pets are vaccinated, micro-chipped, and spayed or neutered [unless otherwise noted] before going to their adoptive homes. An adoption questionnaire and contract are required prior to finalizing an adoption. Adoption fees are reasonable, but vary depending on animal type.

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We'll also keep you updated on Britney (Auggie)'s adoption status with email updates.
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Britney (Auggie)

Mixed Breed (Small)/Mixed Breed (Medium)

Female, Adult
Blackwood, NJ
We'll also keep you updated on Rollie's adoption status with email updates.
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Rollie

Domestic Shorthair

Female, Adult
Brookhaven, PA
We'll also keep you updated on Genevieve: FeLV+ (FCID# 10/11/2023 - 44)'s adoption status with email updates.
Special Needs
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Genevieve: FeLV+ (FCID# 10/11/2023 - 44)

Domestic Shorthair

Female, Young
Greenville, DE
We'll also keep you updated on Dexter W.'s adoption status with email updates.
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Dexter W.

German Shepherd Dog/Husky

Male, Adult
Trenton, NJ
We'll also keep you updated on Boots's adoption status with email updates.
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Boots

Domestic Shorthair/Mixed Breed (Medium)

Male, Adult
Philadelphia, PA
We'll also keep you updated on Jingles's adoption status with email updates.
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Jingles

Domestic Shorthair

Female, 8 yrs 4 mos
Phila, PA

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