Senior Paw Project

Honoring the bond between caregivers and their pets, the Senior Paw Project provides critically needed pet food, veterinary care assistance and foster/respite care to senior pet owners struggling to keep or care for their animals.


479,000 Pet Food Meals


452 Pets Cared For And Counting


21 Fostered Animals

The Senior Paw Project is a referral-based program. Partnering with municipal housing authorities, non-profit senior housing providers, food pantries and veterinarians, we step in to prevent the difficult choice of feeding themselves or their pets, or foregoing veterinary care due to financial hardship.
To learn more, please email us at or call 866-620-8640 x701.

How To Help

Whether providing donations, financial support, pet food or foster assistance, you can make a difference!

Donate pet food

Real Stories, Real Impact

View these heartwarming stories by hovering over the image.

Darlene & Jack

Todd & Buddy

Nelsy & Gigo

Real People, Real Results

Senior Paw Project depends on individuals and groups in the community to serve our program participants. Thanks to the many individuals, organizations and schools for making a difference to seniors and their pets.  To get your organization involved, please email

Girl Scouts of CT

Ridgefield Academy 2nd Graders

Hearts of Hope

Our Partners

Veterinary support generously provided by Valley Veterinary Hospital.

We’re grateful for our Senior Paw Project corporate sponsors and supporters:

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