Pets at Sunrise Communities

At Sunrise, we love animals and appreciate the importance of pets in people’s lives. You are welcome to bring your own pet that you care for yourself, and every Sunrise community has a resident cat or dog. 
Our community pets are adopted from local shelters because they exhibit calm and friendly temperaments that are best suited for our residents. 

We all help take care of the community pets, and encourage you to engage with your community’s pet as much or as little as you like through feeding, walking, and other daily care. If you don’t love pets, that’s okay, too—interactions are carefully managed by Sunrise team members.

Visit a Sunrise community near you for a tour and an introduction to our in-residence cat and dog.

Meet some of our pets from Sunrise communities throughout the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom:
Sunrise of Victoria, BC, Community Cat Patches
Patches—Sunrise of Victoria, BC

Sunrise of Smithtown, NY Community Dog Mishka
Mishka—Sunrise of Smithtown, NY

Sunrise of Beverly Hills, CA Community Dog Joy
Joy—Sunrise of Beverly Hills, CA

The Quadrangle, PA, Community Dog, Shelly
Shelly—The Quadrangle, PA
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The Beloved Pets of Sunrise