Fur-Get Me Not Dog Wash Saturday, July 19
Clean up your pup and raise money for Homeward Trails at the Fur-Get Me Not Dog Wash on Saturday, July 19 from 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM.  Just bring your stinky pooches and Homeward Trails volunteers will get them all fresh and clean for you.  Baths are $20 and all proceeds benefit Homeward Trails.

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Kittens, Wine and Cheese Adoption Event - July 17

Join us for a very special Kittens, Wine and Cheese adoption event hosted by the wonderful Miss Pixie’s Furnishings & What Not

Thursday July 17 5pm-7pm

1626 14th St NW

Washington, DC 20009

Please come meet and adopt some of the adorable kittens available for new, loving homes. We hope to see you there!

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1st Annual Volunteer Appreciation Pancake Breakfast
On May 31, 2014 we held our first annual Volunteer Appreciation Pancake Breakfast to celebrate our out of this world volunteers.  Many thanks to all who attended and all our volunteers who do so much for Homeward Trails and our animals! On May 31, 2014 we held our first annual Volunteer Appreciation Pancake Breakfast to celebrate our out of [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]

Spring2ACTion Raises $25,400 for the Animals
Homeward Trails supporters did it once again - you helped us raise $25,400 for the animals during Spring2ACTion, Alexandria’s day of giving.  Spring2ACTion was a 24-hour online event that encouraged everyone to contribute to Alexandria's nonprofit organizations through a single online giving platform. Here's how we did it:

FIRST prize for Most Donors ($5,000 prize). 606 donors and almost $18,000 [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]

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AACH Lemonade Stand To Raise Money for Homeward Trails

Stop by the Lemonade Stand on Monday or Wednesday afternoons in July to support the children of Arlington-Alexandria Coalition for the Homeless (AACH) and Homeward Trails.  For the second year in a row the children have elected to give proceeds from the stand to support the animals of Homeward Trails.  Last year they raised $500!

The Lemonade Stand is a summer program designed to promote self-esteem through small business entrepreneurship, financial literacy and community service.  The Lemonade Stand helps students learn how to work together in group settings, while building leadership s…

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Support Homeward Trails by Shopping With ResQThreads

Buy cute t-shirts and other fun products for you and your pooch while supporting Homeward Trails.  Just use this link  whenever you make a purchase and HT will receive a donation equal to 20-35% of your purchase price.  Shopping with ResQThreads i…

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HT Finishes First and Raises Over $45,000 for the Animals During Do More 24

We thank you, our loyal supporters, business partners, and friends, for helping us raise more than $45,000 in just 24 hours on June 19th during the Do More 24 competition. For the second year in a row Homeward Trails won the big $15,000 prize for hav…


HT Has Pride!

Thanks to everyone who came out and joined us for the Capital Pride parade and festival.  We look forward to this fun event every year!  The dogs are always a huge hit in the parade and we love seeing all our adopters who stop by the booth to say h…

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