Mother’s Day series – Summerlin


Today you get to meet Summerlin and her babies: Henderson, Pendleton, Albany, Yuma, Parris and Lejeune. Summerlin was found as a stray cat and it was very obvious to the man and woman who found her that she was pregnant and close to giving birth. Please read her story below and see if you have […]

May 11, 2017

Mother’s Day series – Bella


Today you get to meet Bella and her babies: Hercules and Avery. Bella was found as a stray cat and it is clear that she used to belong to someone. Cats like Bella are the reason we recommend microchipping your pets. Is Bella the cat for you? Read her story below. “Hi, my name is […]

May 11, 2017

Mother’s Day series – Zucca


In honor of Mother’s Day this weekend, we have decided to introduce you to the current mothers of Homeward Bound WV. Every mom needs a little recognition and honor, we are pleased to bring you this four day series. Today you get to meet Zucca and her babies: Finn, Rory, Guinness, Tristan and Patty. Because […]

May 11, 2017

Feature Pet Friday – Ursula

Animals in Need, Rescue News

“Hi! My name is Ursula and I’m 10 months old. I was found in a gutter on the side of the road on a rainy night in 2015. The good Samaritan who found me thought I was dead. She picked me up from the wet road and realized I was still alive. She brought me […]

May 13, 2016

Having a ‘Senior Moment’

Adoption Events, Education

An adorable ‘senior moment’ with Shaggy and Scooby! Veterinarians classify senior dogs as early as 7 years old depending on the dog’s breed, but in shelter dog years it can be as young as 4-5 years old because most adopting families look to shelters and rescues for kittens and puppies, or young dogs under the age of […]

June 12, 2015

Feline Residents Abandoned

Animals in Need, Fostering Pets

We became aware of a very sad situation on October 2nd.  One of our volunteers received a phone call begging for help. A neighbor to the old La Mesa trailer park went searching for her cat who accidentally got out.  She headed over to the trailer park and what she found was heart wrenching. (If you did […]

October 6, 2014