ElderDog Canada

Site: Guelph Pawd

Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 1-855-336-4226
E-Mail elderdogguelph@gmail.com
Website www.elderdog.ca
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Sue Wilson, Guelph Pawd Leader
Located In Community Guelph
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description & Services
Description (Agency) National, registered charity that assists and supports older adults in the care and well-being of their dogs.
Description (Service) Services include: 
Dog care support for older adults: 
* assistance with obtaining food and feeding 
* assistance with animal hygiene 
* minor grooming such as nail clipping or help with brushing 
* transportation to or from veterinarian or groomer 
* temporary care during pet owner hospitalization 
* help with exercising the dog, delivery and pickup of dog food, light tasks associated with hygiene 
 
Long term care for dogs: 
* care and companionship for older dogs whose lives have been disrupted due to illness, relocation or death of their owner  
* helps re-home older dogs 
* foster care, adoption and pre-planned long-term care in an approved home 
* bereavement support for anyone who has lost a companion animal 
* provides public education on the animal-human bond
Hours Hours not specified
Areas Served Guelph
Eligibility Older adults
Application E-mail or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Subjects
Service Categories Bereavement Counselling ~ Animal/Pet Issues ; Dog Walking Services ~ Older Adults ; Pet Boarding/Sitting Services ~ Older Adults ; Pet Care Supplies ~ Older Adults ; Pet Food ~ Older Adults ; Pet Grooming Services ~ Older Adults ; Pet Transportation ~ Older Adults ; Protective Services for Animals ~ Older Adults ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Animal/Pet Issues