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Appreciating You

The 2013 Homeward Bound Volunteer Appreciation Picnic was held Sunday, September 8th. Each year we take a few hours out of our busy schedules to reflect on our incredible all-volunteer effort, and say “thank you” for every single contribution on behalf of the thousands of dogs we have helped on their journeys home. You’ll find…
  • Dog Photography, Homeward Bound Volunteer Appreciation
  • September 10, 2013

The Heart of Homeward Bound

These photos, captured during today’s senior play in the Park at Homeward Bound, capture perfectly what we mean by “the heart of Homeward Bound”. Many of our senior pups are available through permanent foster, adoption, or our Golden Touch Program to people who understand that “life is not measured by the number of breaths we…
  • Dog Adoption, Dog Rescue, Golden Retrievers, Homeward Bound Golden Retriever Rescue, Photography, Senior Dogs
  • August 25, 2013

Made For Play

Some dogs are just made for play. This is Peggy Sue demonstrating a proper sprinkler attitude! “Pretty, pretty, pretty, pretty Peggy Sue…Oh how my heart yearns for you…With a love so rare and true…I love you gal and I want you Peggy Sue.” And this is Peggy Sue (now Posey) with the family that fell in…
  • Dog Adoption, Dog in Water, Dog Rescue, Golden Retriever, Homeward Bound Golden Retriever Rescue
  • August 19, 2013

Dee Dee’s Photo Op

Dee Dee has a joyous update she would like to share with you! Please visit here. Some dogs are hard to capture in a single photo. Put them all together, and you begin to capture their true personality. Dee Dee is a golden mix sweetheart who likes kids and other dogs. She’s looking for her perfect…
  • August 5, 2013

Reunion Picnic 2013

Every year we reunite to share our passion for rescue, dogs and stories of our journeys “homeward bound”. Thanks to Dave and Mary Lou Flaa for capturing our “Class Of’s” along with great photos of the day.    
  • July 17, 2013

The Dogs We Love

Talented photographer and long-time Homeward Bound volunteer, Rob Kessel regularly trains his lens on the dogs. From the sweet to the silly, the regal to the ridiculous – his photos capture their unique personalities for potential adopters. His archives chronicle the dogs’ time with us, no matter the length – creating a beautiful log of…
  • July 10, 2013

Pool Party!

Our Homeward Bound dogs line up for a vet-ordered swim – whether it’s to calm irritable skin like Ollie’s; to redirect boundless energy (Olympus!); or just to burn some calories (yeah…we’re talking to you Ned and Lady!) Everyone in the pool! The water is fine. Another great gallery from photographer Rob Kessel. View more photos…
  • Dog Photography, Dogs in Pool, Dogs Swimming, Homeward Bound Golden Retriever Rescue
  • July 11, 2013