Pups and Pilsners - Sunday, September 21
Join the Washington Wine Academy, Homeward Trails Animal Rescue, and the Crystal City BID for DC's only dog-friendly, outdoor beer festival this Sunday, September 21 from 2:00-6:00 PM. Dog lovers and beer lovers alike come join us for our third annual Pups & Pilsners!  As every loving dog owner knows, our pets need to be active and sniff the fresh [View Full Post]

PawCasso Tickets on Sale Now!
Don't miss out on this elegant evening benefiting Homeward Trails Animal Rescue.  PawCasso features the art of local artists in a live auction, a spectacular silent auction, food, drink, dancing and live music. 

Please join us

Saturday, October 4, 2014, 5 pm – 11 pm

The Washington [View Full Post]

Homeward Trails Adoption Center in the News
Homeward Trails opened the Homeward Trails Adoption Center in November 2013.  Located in Fairfax Station, VA, the Center can house up to 50 dogs and several litters of puppies while they wait for their foster and forever homes. See the story in the Connection [View Full Post]

Volunteer for PawCasso!

PawCasso 2014 will be held on Saturday, October 4th, 5-11pm, at The Washington Post Conference Center, 1150 15th St. NW Washington, DC 20071. Details can be found at

Volunteers are needed to help with set-up and during this fabulous event. The following is a list of duties and times needed. (If you can't do the whole time, just [View Full Post]

Support Homeward Trails Through Amazon Smile
Donating to Homeward Trails is easy when you make a purchase through Amazon Smile.  Just log in through, select Homeward Trails Animal Rescue as your charity and purchase your favorite products.  Every time you make an eligible purchase we receive a percentage of the sale - it's that [View Full Post]

Follow Us on Instagram
Homeward Trails is now on Instagram.  Follow us @homewardtrailsrescue.  You can also share your photos using #homewardtrailsrescue and #lovemyrescue.  Let's see those happy HT [View Full Post]

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Anthropologie Sit. Stay. Love Donation Drive and Adoption Events

Shopaholics and animal lovers rejoice!  Anthropologie is hosting its annual Sit. Stay. Love. pet adoption event and pet supply drive for animal shelters across the country, the weekend of September 19-21 at Anthropologie stores across the U.S. and Canada.

Anthropologie’s annual Sit. Stay. Love. campaign has resulted in hundreds of dog adoptions and raised thousands of dollars in supplies for local shelters.
Homeward Trails is proud to partner with Anthropologie for two adoption events this weekend.  Come shop and meet some great adoptable pups!
Saturday, September 20 11:00 AM – 1:00…

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HT in the News: NewsTalk

A big thank you to Channel 8 and longtime HT friend and adopter Bruce DePuyt for featuring HT on NewsTalk on September 16, 2014.

Watch HT Executive Director Sue Bell and Lily the beagle


HT Featured on WJLAs “Pay It Forward” Segment

Homeward Trails on the NEWS! Thank you SO much to Monica McNutt at News Channel 8 for selecting Homeward Trails as last week’s “Pay it Forward” recipient. Not only did we get this great news coverage but we were awarded a $500 donation. Thank you so…


Strut Your Mutt With Us on September 27

Get ready to Strut Your Mutt with Team Homeward Trails on September 27, 2014 and help us earn some much-needed funds.

Homeward Trails is part of the Best Friends No More Homeless Pets Network, and on Sept. 27, HT’s team will be walking, running…

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