10 Ways to Make Every Second Count When You Adopt A Senior Pet

My family adopted Newman at age 13 in 2014. I then fostered and adopted Tommy in July 2017. When you foster or adopt a senior pet, you are committing to quality over quantity. Here are 10 ways to make the most out of whatever time you get. 1. Make them a part of your dailyContinue reading “10 Ways to Make Every Second Count When You Adopt A Senior Pet”

Why You Shouldn’t Let FIV Stop You from Adopting Xander (Or Any Other FIV+ Cat)

Meet Xander, a true testament that a little TLC goes a long way. We’re also making him the new face of debunking myths about FIV+ cats. Xander is 14 years old and was rescued from Indianapolis Animal Care Services on April 27, 2017. He was a regular at the shelter – coming in and outContinue reading “Why You Shouldn’t Let FIV Stop You from Adopting Xander (Or Any Other FIV+ Cat)”

How Hospice Fostering Will Change Your Life

Running a senior rescue, primarily a hospice one, I get asked all the time how I do it. How I handle the frequent and devastating loss. How I pick myself back up again when it happens. Newman Nation was founded in December 2016 with the mission to save senior pets. When 7 of the veryContinue reading “How Hospice Fostering Will Change Your Life”

Senior dog rescued from hoarder gets a second chance

On July 30, an article was published on nwitimes.com titled: “35 dogs found in Michigan City home where woman was covered with feces, lice and maggots” On July 31, another article was published on nwitimes.com titled: “Michigan City man faces 35 charges after dogs rescued from home where stench filled neighborhood.” The article stated thatContinue reading “Senior dog rescued from hoarder gets a second chance”

Dog Who Lived 11 Years in Shelter Celebrates 12th Birthday in A Home

In the spring of 2006, a black lab mix entered a Central Illinois shelter as a puppy and was named Honda. Over the years, Honda was adopted by at least 9 different families, but was returned a short time afterwards each time, never through any fault of his own. Day by day, Honda waited inContinue reading “Dog Who Lived 11 Years in Shelter Celebrates 12th Birthday in A Home”