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We are excited to invite you to join us for a grand opening celebration at the Homeward Trails Adoption Center.  After 13 years and thousands and thousands of animals rescued, we are thrilled to be able to share our new facility with you.  Please come out to take a tour, enjoy some food and drinks, and see some of the dogs you’ve helped rescue with your generous support.

Sunday, April 6, 2014

4:00-7:00 PM

11116 Fairfax Station Rd.

Fairfax Station, VA 22039

Questions?  Please contact

HTAR Adoption Center

Order books from Alan Squire Publishing and they will donate 20% to Homeward Trails.  To order go to  Offer ends January 5.


Looking for holiday gifts for the men in your life?  Shop at the Bonobos Guideshop in Georgetown between December 3-8 and, in the spirit of giving, 20% of your purchase will be donated to Homeward Trails.  Just mention Homeward Trails when you shop.


3320 Cady’s Alley

Washington, DC 20007

Santa is BACK at PetMAC and wants to meet our furry friends! A great opportunity to get that perfect photo to send to friends and family this holiday season! YES, kitty can get his photo taken as well!  We will be photographing cats the last half hour to avoid the dogs.
To reserve a time with Santa, please call the shop at 703-908-7387. A $15 donation (cash or check please!) will be given to Homeward Trails to help rescue more cats and dogs in need of homes this holiday! RSVPs strongly encouraged. Walk-ins will be accepted time permitting but are not guaranteed.
822 N. Kenmore Street
Arlington, VA  22201

Lime Fresh Mexican Grill will be hosting a fundraiser for Homeward Trails from November 1st through the 3rd.  Bring the attached flyer in and give it to your server and a percentage of your bill will go to helping the animals of Homeward Trails!

Lime is located in 1101 S Joyce Street in Arlington, Virginia.  We would love to see you all there.


Paws & Pinups is a group of Washington, DC-area ladies who are passionate about animal rescue and adoption. We created this 2014 calendar featuring the Pinup girls and their rescued pets. All proceeds will go to Homeward Trails Animal Rescue. Aside from promoting the sale of our calendar, we hope to generate awareness about the importance of rescue, adoption and the humane treatment of all animals.

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Calendar price = $20
Shipping & Handling for each calendar = $3.00
Total cost of calendar = $23

Please include $3.00 for shipping and handling for EACH calendar purchased. If your paid shipping costs exceed actual costs, the difference will be donated to Homeward Trails. Paws & Pinups will make absolutely no profit from this calendar.  Calendars are now available for pre-order and will be sent by mid October.

Please include your full name, shipping address, and email address so we can contact you if there are any issues with your order.

Contact us at for more information. Be sure to visit our Facebook page.

Wags n’ Whiskers is a community-oriented event for animal-loving shoppers of all ages to spend an afternoon at The Village at Shirlington (Campbell Ave. & S. Randolph St., Arlington, VA 22206) with their pet. The event will feature pet contests, demonstrations, exhibitions, pet portrait photos, children’s activities such as face painting, balloon art, live music, and more along with Village at Shirlington merchant specials and free giveaways.



Homeward Trails will be there with dogs for adoption but because this is a long event, some dogs will only be attending during certain time periods.  Please check the event page for more information!

Great things come in small packages!
Have you been looking for that perfect something to jump start your summer?  How about adopting an “Adora-little”  – don’t know what that is?  Well come by the Homeward Trails Adoption Event on Thursday, July 18th to find out!  We will all variety of the cutest, most huggable, lap-sittable mini-canines you could ever hope to see in one place!  That’s right – “Adora-littles!”

Homeward Trails is hosting an adoption event specifically for families looking to adopt a small dog.  The event will take place

Thursday, July 18th
7:30-9:30 PM
Dog Paws and Cat Claws
5818 C Seminary Road
Falls Church, VA 22041

Think of it as your very own Christmas in July present to yourself!  Something cute and fun for you and a new home for a very deserving homeless dog.  How can you go wrong!

Join us at Lebanese Taverna of Westover for a flavorful FUNdraising event!

All day from 11:30am until 10pm on Thursday, May 23rd, at 5900 Washington Blvd., Arlington, VA.

Just bring in THIS FLYER, present it to your server, and 20% of your check will be donated to Homeward Trails Animal Rescue!

Eligible purchases include

View the menu and more at For take-out or questions, call 703-241-8681.

This is the original location, opened in 1979. The cozy, family-style restaurant is known throughout the area for its friendly atmosphere and delicious food. “Uncle Joe” is a fixture in the Westover neighborhood and can be counted on to make everyone feel comfortable and at home with his hospitality.

Don’t forget the flyer!

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Fine art pet photographer Bill Owen is offering a special Springtime Dog Photo Event benefiting Homeward Trails! This ONE DAY ONLY event will be on Saturday, May 18, 2013  at the Pet Valu in Gaithersburg at 20028 Goshen Rd.

Pay the bargain rate of only $99 for a 30-minute “studio look” photo session (2 dogs max) & receive two 8x10s 4-5 days later.

Step One.  Bill takes 150-200 pictures.
Step Two.  He emails you 16-20 digital proofs of his picks of the best images (all proofs are watermarked).
Step Three. Tell Bill which 2 images you like the most.
Step Four.  Bill mails you two 8x10s of your selections 4-5 days later (included in the $99).

Book with Pet Valu at 301-947-0495 today!

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