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31ST ANNIVERSARY OPEN HOUSE

Join us on Thursday, February 24, at 5 pm! From 5 - 7 pm, we're hosting a virtual Open House to celebrate our 31st Anniversary...and...

 
 
 

CHERRY'S FIRST STEPS WITHOUT PAIN

How long had sweet Cherry quietly suffered? It was late October in 2020 when 2-year-old Cherry's previous owner received the awful...

HOMEWARD'S HISTORY: 31 YEARS OF ADOPTION

1990 - 1998: Founding & First Years In 1990, Homeward Pet - originally named Hooterville Pet Safehaus after an old cartoon - was founded...

 
 
 

SAM'S TRANSFORMATION

At first, it looked like Sam's stay with Homeward Pet would be brief... Meet Sam! She is a curious, active, and playful Shepherd mix...

GET YOUR 2021 CALENDAR

Start the year off right with the 2021 Homeward Pet calendar! Filled to the brim with Homeward Pet alumni, events, and important dates,...

 
 
 

HOLIDAY PET FOOD DRIVE: DEC 1 - 31

This holiday season, join Homeward Pet for our annual Holiday Pet Food Drive to help homeless animals and families in need in our community....

THIS GIVING TUESDAY, SHOW MASON YOU CARE

On Giving Tueday, you'll hear the story of Mason, a cat whose life was saved because of kind-hearted animal lovers. This year, we're...

 
 
 

UGLY SWEATER PARTY: ONLINE!

Good dogs, bad sweaters, and great wine...online! Honestly, has there ever been a year when you needed wine more? We won't be able...

JOIN OUR ART AUCTION

In the current virtual world, we were looking for the best way to bring some joy to our supporters and give animal lovers a new way...

 
 
 

LET MILLER LIGHT UP YOUR LIFE

Do you turn into a slug during our Pacific Northwest falls and winters? Finding yourself spending too much time lounging on the sofa...

SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT: VCA SNO-WOOD ANIMAL HOSPITAL

A special thanks goes out to VCA Sno-Wood Animal Hospital for being this month's e-newsletter sponsor! VCA is a wonderful supporter...

 
 
 

HOUSE HUNTERS: CANINE EDITION

Roxy is a 6-year-old lab mix looking for a very particular type of home. With a budget of unlimited face kisses and a career in modeling,...

BLACKBAUD SECURITY BREACH NOTIFICATION

To Our Friends and Donors We are writing to let you know about a data security incident that may have involved your personal information....

 
 
 

WE'RE NOW A SERVICE ENTERPRISE!

We have big news: Homeward Pet is now a certified Service Enterprise! This means we've been recognized as part of the top 11% of nonprofits...

2019 ANNUAL IMPACT REPORT

Each year, we look forward to sharing our past successes with you, our amazing, supportive community. Inside this year's annual Impact...

 
 
 

REOPENING UPDATE

We've got big news ahead! As the public health landscape continues to change, our policies and procedures will evolve with the CDC's...

SEARCHING FOR SAM'S FOSTER FAMILY

Sam is still searching for a foster family! She's receiving great care at the shelter, but she's starting to experience some shelter...

 
 
 

ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR FUR BALL AUCTION NOW OPEN

Homeward Pet's Fur Ball is a one-of-a-kind celebration for the animals! Learn how to register here This night is an opportunity for...

HOW YOU CAN HELP DURING COVID-19

Wondering how you can help during the COVID-19 crisis? Here are a few things you can do to help and be a Homeward Hero: Donate. With...

 
 
 



FDA Approves a Third COVID-19 Vaccine

FDA Approves a Third COVID-19 Vaccine

Cummings School veterinary pathologist aided research behind new single-dose vaccine from Johnson & Johnson Read more ...

Pheasant Coucal family

Pheasant Coucal family

It is currently Pheasant Coucal breeding season. Despite the fact that they are part of the cuckoo family they do actually raise their own young. I mentioned last week that we... Read more ...

Come Bird Ghana with Malimbe Tours!

Come Bird Ghana with Malimbe Tours!

10,000 Birds is running a series of articles by and about tour guides, tour companies, eco-lodges, and other birding travel organizations. We want to help the birding tourism... Read more ...

Visit the Macaw Lodge in Costa Rica

Visit the Macaw Lodge in Costa Rica

10,000 Birds is running a series of articles by and about tour guides, tour companies, eco-lodges, and other birding travel organizations. We want to help the birding tourism... Read more ...

The Healthy Hound Newsletter 59

The Healthy Hound Newsletter 59

In This Issue ● Homemade Dog Food ● Ultimate Diarrhea Guide ● Mechanical Dog Nose ● When Your Dog Doesn't Listen ● White Lies Vets Tell ● Pet Poison Prevention Month Recent... Read more ...

High Elevation Birding in Costa Rica at Providencia

High Elevation Birding in Costa Rica at Providencia

Costa Rica is a tropical country but it doesn't have to be hot. Crunched and uplifted by plate tectonics, its also a mountainous, volcanic nation with land heading thousands of... Read more ...

Visit the Manu Road with InkaNatura Travel

Visit the Manu Road with InkaNatura Travel

10,000 Birds is running a series of articles by and about tour guides, tour companies, eco-lodges, and other birding travel organizations. We want to help the birding tourism... Read more ...

Lady Gaga's Dogs Recovered Safely

Lady Gaga's Dogs Recovered Safely

A woman brought the two French bulldogs to the LAPD's Olympic Community Police Station. Read more ...

Harmless Cat Community Massacred and Mutilated in Australia

Harmless Cat Community Massacred and Mutilated in Australia

Alley Cat Allies Fights to End Senseless Cat “Culls” In the dead of night on December 17, 2020, community cats living on the Stockton Breakwall in the city of Newcastle, New... Read more ...

Chris Evans Sews His Dog's Favorite Toy As A Post-Surgery Surprise

Chris Evans Sews His Dog's Favorite Toy As A Post-Surgery Surprise

There are already plenty of reasons to love Captain America star and Hollywood heartthrob Chris Evans. But did you know he's also totally obsessed with his dog? If you follow... Read more ...