Arrowhead Animal Rescue offers opportunity to care for pets
Are you living alone? Do you sometimes wish you had a furry
little companion but don’t have the money in your budget for
veterinary care or don’t know what you would do with a pet when you
were out of town? Never fear, a wonderful idea from Arrowhead Animal
Rescue is here!
Arrowhead Animal Rescue is now offering Cook County seniors the
opportunity to provide cats (and a few dogs) a little tender loving
care without some of the worries that come along with pet ownership.
“We get cats in that are shy, and they need a patient, quiet, and
caring home,” according to the organization’s newsletter. “We supply
all the food, litter, toys, bedding, and all vet care. All you need
to do is open your home and heart to these cats.”
If a foster care provider needs to be away from home, Arrowhead Animal
Rescue will find sitters for the pet as well.
“If it’s a gray day and someone is alone,” said Arrowhead Animal
Rescue board member Barb Dvorak, “having an animal around will boost
For more information on fostering a pet, contact Arrowhead Animal
Rescue President Gay O’Donnell at (218) 387-1781.