WVU Students are Schooled on Adoption


Education

We’d like to thank the residents of Arnold Hall at WVU!! They hosted an evening presentation where Homeward Bound WV board members had the opportunity to discuss the responsibility and commitment involved with being a good pet owner. They provided food and we provided furry friends. The students also held a collection and presented us […]

May 3, 2017

Foster Parent Workshop & Volunteer Training Event


Uncategorized

Foster Homes are so important to our mission!! We are actively seeking new foster families for dogs and cats. Please register with us for a Foster Parent Workshop on February 22 (tinyurl.com/traininghbwv). This workshop will also include volunteer training if attendees are also interested in helping at events. If you have animal-loving friends and family, please […]

February 1, 2017

Update on Miki’s Progress


Animals in Need, Rescue News

Miki wants to thank all of her supporters and friends on her road to recovery. After weeks in the cold and snow with a steel trap stuck to her paw, she has been healing very well and enjoying life with her foster family. She looks forward to finding her forever family soon. Miki became a […]

February 23, 2015

A Home for Lucy


Rescue News

Great news from Homeward Bound WV! Lucy has been adopted! This little dog was found roaming the streets in a Westover neighborhood a few months ago. The family who found her checked for her owners but couldn’t find anyone to claim her, so they kept her. They already had a small breed dog and two small boys. After […]

January 13, 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

To Foster or Not to Foster…


Fostering Pets

Our rescue needs foster homes for cats and dogs. We can’t save lives without YOU. (Thank you Great Pyrenees Club of WPA rescue for sharing this!) To Foster or Not to Foster… that is the question.  I think more people are able to foster than they themselves realize. Let’s address some myths, that tend to […]

July 21, 2014