30 Beautiful Old Dog Quotes / Senior Dog Quotes

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This article was updated on March 31st, 2022

Spend a few minutes with these old dog quotes and you’ll leave with a smile on your face.

Our senior companions have their very own special blend of charms, and I’ve done my best to show this by blending beautiful images, with heartwarming quotes.

Some quotes are well-known, others less so. Some unique. I enjoy reading them as much as I enjoyed creating them.

Senior Dog Quotes

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“If you’re having a bad day, spend it with your senior dog. He’ll show you how to make every day a good day.”
– Julie Burgess

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“Dogs die. But dogs live, too. Right up until they die, they live. They live brave, beautiful lives. They protect their families. And love us, and make our lives a little brighter, and they don’t waste time being afraid of tomorrow.” – Dan Gemeinhart

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“Dogs come into our lives to teach us about love, they depart to teach us about loss. A new dog never replaces an old dog. It merely expands the heart.”―Author Unknown

senior dog quote about new dogs

“Old dogs teach us many things such as love and loss. New dogs teach us the best ways to expand our hearts.” – Julie Burgess

senior dog quote about dogs making your life better

“My senior dog does this amazing thing where he just exists and makes my whole life better because of it.” – Unknown

dogs' lives are short, but we know that going in.

“Dogs’ lives are short, too short, but you know that going in. You know the pain is coming, you’re going to lose a dog, and there’s going to be great anguish, so you live fully in the moment with her, never fail to share her joy or delight in her innocence.” – Dean Koontz

senior dog quote about angels having paws

“Everyone is taught that angels have wings, but the lucky ones of us find they have 4 paws.” – Jury Nel

senior dog quote about filling an emptiness

Heartwarming Old Dog Quotes

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Old dog quote.Old dogs are like old shoes. Old dog quote. What a sweet soul.
Senior dog quote. Blessed love of an old dog. Old dog quote.Old dogs are like old shoes.
Dog quote. A dog's love is forever. Dog quote. My old dog, a heartbeat at my feet.

Dog quote. A dog's last will & testament.

Dog quote. I adopted your dog today.

Old dog quote. Please don't throw me away.

Old dog quote. My good old dog.

Dog quote. Nameless puppy.

Dog quote. Dog's come in all shapes & sizes.

“Such short little lives our pets have to spend with us, and they spend most of it watching for us to come home each day.” – John Grogan

“A dog wags it’s tail with it’s heart.” – Martin Buxbaum

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