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Come out and support the Homeward Trails cat team yard sale and help us raise more than $1,000 to benefit our homeless furry friends.

Please contact Lori at if you have questions or items to donate or would like to volunteer the weekend of the sale.

Mark your calendars and come out to support this great fundraising event.  We will have tons of fabulous items for your shopping pleasure!

Donate, Volunteer and Shop at the HT DC yard sale

Saturday, April 23 and Sunday, April 24
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
4715 Davenport St.
Washington, DC 20016

Shop, support and shine at our Charmed by Charity Soiree at Alex and Ani in Montgomery Mall on April 11.

Come sip refreshments, snack on small bites and shop with others who share your passion for giving back to Homeward Trails.

15% of all proceeds during this event will be donated to Homeward Trails.

See you there!

April 11th 5:00 – 7:00 PM

Alex and Ani

Montgomery Mall

7101 Democracy Blvd.

Bethesda, MD


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Purchase Scentsy products through our fundraising link between March 1 and March 14 and Homeward Trails will receive a portion of the sales.

Scentsy consultant, and animal lover, Jennifer Rivera is graciously donating her commission on all products sold through our online event.

Shop and share today!

Tired of all this cold weather?  Get yourself a fabulous pair of Homeward Trails socks.  Your toes will be toasty and you’ll get a warm fuzzy feeling from helping animals in need.  These fun and fashionable socks feature photos of some of our adorable adoptees and will help us raise money to save more homeless animals. We need a minimum of ten orders by February 22 in order for the socks to be printed. The more we sell, the more money we raise for the animals.

Order yours today!

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On February 2 Homeward Trails supporters packed Tartufo Restaurant in Tenleytown to help raise money for the animals!

Tartufo donated a generous 15% of the sales for the day netting a contribution of $610.  What a wonderful way to raise some much needed funds!

Many thanks to Tartufo for your generosity and delicious food and to all who helped make this event a huge success by dining and helping to spread the word!

Be sure to support this great restaurant and friend to HT!
4910 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016

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Meet great cat and kittens for adoption on Sunday, January 24 from 12-2 PM at the Delancey Apartments at Shirlington Village in Arlington.  We are thrilled to partner with this great pet friendly community for this very special adoption event.

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We hope to see you at the 2016 Humane Lobby Day on January 28th in Richmond! This important annual event, hosted by the Humane Society of the United States, brings together animal advocates throughout the Commonwealth to learn about important pieces of animal-focused legislation coming before the Virginia General Assembly this year. You will hear from reps of the animal community about what the legislation means, why it’s important and how to speak to your elected officials. You will also have the opportunity to meet directly with your legislator to share your input on these important bills. Please join us and invite your fellow animal advocates.

Click here to register….don’t miss this great opportunity to speak up for the animals!



Stop by the Homeward Trails booth at the 2015 Holiday Craft Show at Fairfax High School this weekend November 21-22.  We will be selling great gifts for pets and pet people including toys, treats, dog sweaters, soy candles and jewelry.  100% of the proceeds from our booth support the animals!

The City of Fairfax Parks & Recreation Department 29th annual Holiday Craft Show, November 21, 10am to 5pm and November 22, 10am to 3pm at Fairfax High School, 3501 Rebel Run, Fairfax, VA 22030. What started out in 1987 as a very small show has grown to become a premium arts and crafts festival. Artisans from all over the United States, including many local artists, are participating in this year’s show and we are delighted to be able to offer you so many wonderful holiday gift choices. There really is something for everyone on your shopping list. Please take your time and visit all the areas of the show – you won’t want to miss a single one. Take a rest during the show to enjoy a hot lunch.

Admission: $5 per day or $8 for a two-day pass. No charge for children under 18 years.

Holiday Craft Show
Saturday, November 21 10 AM – 5 PM
Sunday, November 22 10 AM – 3 PM
Fairfax High School
3501 Rebel Run
Fairfax, VA 22030

What better way to spend Halloween afternoon than meeting some wonderful adoptable dogs?  Bring your 2 and 4 legged kids and participate in the costume contests, enjoy cider and doughnuts and meet some potential new family members. Dress up the kids and join us on Saturday, October 31 at the 13th & C SE Community Garden from 1-3 PM.  See you there!


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Join us for a very special Kitten Adoption Event hosted by the wonderful Miss Pixie’s Furnishings & What Not

Saturday, July 18 11-3 PM

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!