This nonprofit organization works to help senior citizens become happier and healthier by providing some assistance in covering the cost of adopting shelter animals in need of loving homes.Since it was founded in 1992, PFE has paid for a portion of pet adoption fees for nearly 100,000 seniors.
Pet ownership is a serious commitment. And when we talk about seniors having a pet it is a bit hard. As there are emotional attachments and the care taking part also. Still the benefits the pet ownership comes with are extravagant.
Pets bring a feeling of companionship with them and they won't make a person lonely at all. And company is what elder people seek as they are lonely and have almost no one to share their feelings and ongoings with. So pets are a big support for them.
But the problem arises in the adoption price and such other expenses of these pets. So this non profit organization named pets for the elderly has come forward to help with this matter. They even offer all the vaccines and other needs of those pets.
Because the health benefits pets offer are real and longtime. Let it be mental illnesses' cure, some physical problems or security issues.
As some seniors start worrying about the relatively long life of dogs and pets. So this organization helps them in all the ways it can and is doing it all for their benefits.
The organisation "Pets For The Elderly" was founded in 1992, and up till now, this organization has paid for a portion of pet adoption fees for nearly 100,000 seniors. Also, the organization has teamed up with 50 shelters in 36 states across the country to help the deserving animals and connect them with a loving individual.
And as we all are in a pandemic right now, and already have faced the worst of conditions and saw how it feels being isolated and completely abandoned so we should try and be caring for the seniors who had the loneliest of time in this pandemic.