It’s hard to believe that your beloved pooch has been by your side for 12 years. The two of you have been on hundreds of walks, weathered the storms of life, and played thousands of games of fetch. The fun doesn’t stop now, it’s just a little different. Your canine companion moves at a slower pace and probably isn’t up for an intense game of tug of war. But they will always love a tummy rub or curling up next to you on the couch. And don’t forget the daily exercise, it helps keep your pal healthy and mobile. Read on to learn more about this stage of your dog’s life.