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Hope for the Holidays Peanut

Hope for the Holidays

Mon, 12/05/2022 - 17:46

Every senior dog deserves health and happiness in their golden years. Because of your generosity, senior dogs like Peanut have the best gift of all: hope for the holidays. Peanut was surrendered to a vet’s office for euthanasia because “he was old,” yet there was hope in his cloudy, aged eyes.


#GreyMuzzleGratitude Challenge Winners Announced

Wed, 11/23/2022 - 18:29

In celebration of Adopt a Senior Pet Month and the thankfulness of the season, we asked everyone who adores an older dog (distinguished grey muzzle on full display or not) to help spread the word by submitting their pup in our #GreyMuzzleGratitude Challenge. The love stories and expressions of gratitude came rolling in and truly warmed our hearts!

Maggie with Julian Giving Tuesday 2022

Giving Tuesday

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 19:14

In celebration of Adopt a Senior Pet Month, 23 senior dogs took to the skies from California to Oregon on a journey to their forever homes. Although we are celebrating 23 heartwarming adoptions, thousands more at-risk senior dogs in shelters all across the country still need your help. With your support, this GivingTuesday we can ensure more senior dogs like Maggie spend their golden years safe and loved, no matter where they call home.

Pilot and Dog in Cockpit

Grey Muzzle and grantee Pet Rescue Pilots highlighted on

Wed, 11/09/2022 - 10:00

Grey Muzzle celebrated Adopt a Senior Pet Month in style with We are thankful to Anna Kaplan for sharing the story of this special lifesaving mission made possible by a Grey Muzzle grant to Pet Rescue Pilots. On November 5, Pet Rescue Pilots flew senior dogs from rural California shelters where they had little chance of adoption to Oregon where they were welcomed by foster parents and forever families.

Pilots and Pups features Grey Muzzle-sponsored rescue mission

Mon, 11/07/2022 - 10:00

Grey Muzzle is honored to be featured in an article on about a very special seniors-only rescue mission. For its 125th rescue flight, Pet Rescue Pilots, with a grant from The Grey Muzzle Organization, flew 23 senior dogs from California to Oregon, ensuring these older pups found loving homes.

Mikey with Pet Rescue Pilots

From California to Oregon, Kicking off Adopt a Senior Pet Month with a Seniors-Only Flight

Tue, 11/01/2022 - 11:00

Grey Muzzle grantee Pet Rescue Pilots is kicking off Adopt a Senior Pet Month in a big way!

For most of us the idea of flying 2,500 shelter pets to forever homes seems like an extraordinary and unthinkable task. But for L.A.-based Pet Rescue Pilots and its rescue network, it’s all part of a day’s work.

Enter the #GreyMuzzleGratitude Challenge

Thu, 10/27/2022 - 12:05

Share Your Gratitude for Life with a Senior Dog and Encourage Others to Open Their Heart to a Grey Muzzle

Has a senior dog touched your life? Enter the #GreyMuzzleGratitude challenge! The winning dog will receive a timeless custom pet portrait etching created by Greyboy Pet Prints. The top ten winners get a Grey Muzzle calendar and will be showcased on our website!

2023 Calendar Front Cover

Order Your Grey Muzzle 2023 Calendar Today!

Thu, 10/06/2022 - 06:25

If a senior dog has ever touched your heart and shared your home, the 2023 Grey Muzzle calendar is for you. We are fans of celebrating the bond with our old dogs year round. So in true Grey Muzzle fashion, we've put together a new collection of treasured senior dogs to grace our lives throughout 2023. The 2023 calendar features dozens of the pictures submitted by you during our Summer Smile Campaign.

Modern Dog Crew

Modern Dog spreads the word about Grey Muzzle’s mission to help senior dogs thrive

Thu, 09/01/2022 - 11:00

We are thrilled to be featured in Modern Dog, a lifestyle magazine for modern dogs and their companions. Raising awareness of senior dogs helps us take a step closer to our vision of a world where every senior dog thrives and no old dog dies alone and afraid.

Spike Smiling Up Close

New Smiles Create New Beginnings for Senior Dogs: Summer Smile Campaign and 2023 Calendar Contest

Thu, 08/18/2022 - 06:19

Grey Muzzle's seventh annual Summer Smile Campaign is underway! Our goal is to raise $25,000 by September 8 so even more senior dogs than ever before can experience new smiles and brighter tomorrows. We can't do it without you! Give a gift to our dental fund and how off your grey muzzle's smile for a cause by entering them in our 2023 calendar contest.