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Grey Muzzle Organization Grants $225K in Funding for Senior Dog Programs

July 21, 2016

Senior pups have something to wag about this week, as the national nonprofit The Grey Muzzle Organization announces the recipients of its annual grants for animal welfare organizations providing programs for at-risk senior dogs.

Making Waves For Grey Muzzles

March 31, 2016

The term hydrotherapy is defined in Greek as “water healing.” Canine hydrotherapy was introduced to our country through the greyhound racing industry, over a century ago. Today it constitutes a popular, cost-effective, non-weight bearing exercise choice.

We’re Not Getting Any Younger: Lessons from My Old Dogs

January 26, 2016

Dogs are living longer. The official world record for the oldest dog is 29 years, 5 months, held by an Australian cattle dog that was put to sleep in 1939. Many dogs today exceed life expectancy, as owners are increasingly eager to maintain quality of life for aging dogs, and technology and veterinary treatment options have evolved.

 

Sassy, a dog helped by Grey Muzzle

For the Love of Old Dogs

September 04, 2015

We envision a world where no old dog dies alone and afraid. In 2008, Julie Dudley would turn that personal aspiration into the gripping vision statement of her new venture, The Grey Muzzle Organization.

Max, a senior dog we helped

Thanks to You - Another Successful Grant Cycle!

July 31, 2015

This was the first year of The Grey Muzzle Organization’s new once-a-year grant cycle. We are incredibly grateful for your support in helping homeless senior dogs. Your generous donations made this grant cycle possible.

Lisa Lunghofer, Executive Director

Welcome Our New Executive Director!

June 24, 2015

The Grey Muzzle Organization has experienced significant growth over the past few years. We are delighted to announce that we have reached another milestone in our development.

To help manage our growth and provide a strong path of leadership for the future, this month we hired our first Executive Director, Dr. Lisa Lunghofer!

Thank You, Our Team of Experts!

May 29, 2015

We express our gratitude to the team of consultants and advisors who have generously volunteered their time to provide expert guidance and mentoring that assisted the Board of Directors in strategic planning, board development,and budget planning.

Benny, a senior dog adopted by Katie and Dan

Couple’s Wedding Registry Honors Grey Muzzle

April 23, 2015

Katie Kalafut and Dan Polifka met in a karaoke bar five years ago. Maybe it was Dan’s serenade, or maybe it was the influence of their mutual friends in graduate school, but they fell in love and will be married in June.

What makes this wedding different from most June weddings is a request on their gift registry. 

A senior dog

Grey Muzzle President Featured on Victoria Stilwell's 'Positively'

March 27, 2015

Jennifer Kachnic, President of The Grey Muzzle Organization, had her advice on caring for a senior dog featured on renowned dog trainer, Victoria Stilwell's 'Positively' website.

Maria Stoerrle with her two dogs

Thank You, Thank You, Thank You!

January 19, 2015

Thank you to Maria Stoerrle for serving The Grey Muzzle Organization so well during her term on the Board and making a huge difference for senior dogs.

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