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Your furry best friend is not moving the way he used to. He’s getting a bit grey in the muzzle and short on his leap. He may enjoy sleeping more than he did during his younger years, possibly takes medication or even more serious treatments, yet your dog or cat still loves you unconditionally, and your feelings are mutual.
That means it’s time to keep on making memories together as long as your pet is enjoying a good quality of life. Unlike humans, dogs and cats do not dread what is to come. They may look forward to treats, a walk in the park, a warm window sill or your arrival home, but mostly, our pets live in the moment and don’t stress about what hasn’t yet happened.
Humans can learn a lot from animals in this regard, so make a point of being present with your fur family, no matter their age.
Also, take time to plan special moments together:
Surely you can come up with other ways to create and spend special time with your senior pet.
Nothing in this article should be construed as financial, legal or veterinary advice. Please consult your own advisors for questions relating to your and your pet’s specific circumstances.
1 Pet Insurance offered by MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions LLC is underwritten by Independence American Insurance Company (“IAIC”), a Delaware insurance company, headquartered at 485 Madison Avenue, NY, NY 10022, and Metropolitan General Insurance Company (“MetGen”), a Rhode Island insurance company, headquartered at 700 Quaker Lane, Warwick, RI 02886, in those states where MetGen’s policies are available. MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions LLC is the policy administrator authorized by IAIC and MetGen to offer and administer pet insurance policies. MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions LLC was previously known as PetFirst Healthcare, LLC and in some states continues to operate under that name pending approval of its application for a name change. The entity may operate under an alternate, assumed, and/or fictitious name in certain jurisdictions as approved, including MetLife Pet Insurance Services LLC (New York and Minnesota), MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions Agency LLC (Illinois), and such other alternate, assumed, or fictitious names approved by certain jurisdictions.
2 Provided all terms of the policy are met. Application is subject to underwriting review and approval. Like most insurance policies, insurance policies issued by IAIC and MetGen contain certain deductibles, co-insurance, exclusions, exceptions, reductions, limitations, and terms for keeping them in force. For costs, complete details of coverage and exclusions, and a listing of approved states, please contact MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions LLC.