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November 1, 2019

Pets need estate planning too!

…happen to your pet? Pets have a place in our hearts and homes, but under the law pets are typically considered tangible personal property, no different than a car or…

December 5, 2012

Pets for Seniors: How to Pick a Pet and Lower Your Blood Pressure

…connect socially More good news: Chances are, your local animal shelter has a Seniors for Seniors or Pets for Vets program. These initiatives offer benefits to people 60 and over…

September 5, 2018

Do You need an Emotional Support Animal?

…their pets travel with them (for free) or get around housing “no pets” policies; regulations are being suggested and discussed. (Learn more here.) Serious Needs “I was so depressed, living…

November 13, 2012

Get Ready for Thanksgiving

…location, rating, extras like free internet and special offers, and “recommended for seniors,” “recommended for pets,” etc. We found a good deal on a local hotel, read the guest reviews…

February 14, 2018

What Albert Einstein – and others – had to say about love

Love takes many forms – romantic love, sexual love, family love, the love we have for friends, for pets, and for ourselves. Here are some thought starters for all different…

December 6, 2013

How to Create – and Remember – a Secure Online Password

…of a group of names that are related to each other: your children’s names, the names of your pets, or the names of all your siblings. For demonstration purposes, let’s…

December 3, 2013

“Fabulous Fashionistas” Director Sue Bourne on the Making of the Film

…trading on their age. One guy set up false accounts in the names of his dead pets; he was about 80 and he was loving it. Another of the pensioners…

May 9, 2018

Should you be using marijuana?

…for using it for this condition? Will it affect my current medicines? If I smoke it, will second-hand smoke be an issue for pets or others? What are the strongest…

January 15, 2015

Can a Controversial New Treatment Reverse Memory Loss?

…demanding job when her memory issues surfaced. She couldn’t finish work reports properly and would even forget her longtime pets’ names. Within months of beginning the program, she was doing…

December 14, 2018

To CBD or not to CBD

…elevating their wellness or pampering their pets. And if they’re, well, a little bit adventuresome, or could be coaxed to be. CBD stands for cannabidiol, and is one of more…

November 17, 2015

Assisted living on a working farm, and more from the week online

…into action: He built Heartland, an assisted living spot that encourages residents to bring their pets, and get out to feed the farm animals, hang with the horses, tend the…

February 19, 2018

Got a minute? Watch a movie.

…so if you feel inspired to use that cellphone camera for more than videos of friends, pets or special events, take a look at the options here. Lights, Camera….ACTION!  …

February 25, 2013

Dogs of NYC

…older pet-owners are healthier than those without pets – and how to pick the right pet for you. What’s your dog’s name and breed? Let’s get a Senior Planet top…

October 13, 2014

Days of Future Past

…domestics. Nursing homes in the USA and Japan have been using robotic baby seals as faux pets for residents with dementia and Alzheimer’s; Europe is starting to follow suit. While…