Upcoming Events

York, PA - Adoption Event

Friday, October 19, 2018 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
1919 Springwood Rd, York, PA 17403
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Come on over to Pet Valu and meet some adoptable dogs and chat with our volunteers about OPH!

{DOGS ATTENDING}
Bellini
Marcelina
Dorothy Gale

{VOLUNTEER} Love dogs?? We would love to have you help us at the event! You can help by holding a dog leash, handing out cards or talking to the public about OPH. Sign up to be a part of the event >> www.ophrescue.org/volunteer

{ADOPT} We love our adopters, they become family! Apply to adopt at ophrescue.org/adoptJoin OPH and meet some wonderful dogs looking for their forever homes.Submit an application to adopt prior to the event to be eligible to adopt as soon as you meet that special four-legged someone! https://ophrescue.org/adopters/new#

Bowie, MD - Adoption Event @ Texas Roadhouse

Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Texas Roadhouse
6011 Highbridge Rd. Bowie, Maryland 20720
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Join OPH volunteers and adoptable dogs and our friends at Bowie CLAW at Texas Roadhouse in Bowie, MD. 10 % of the food and beverage sales for all of October will go Bowie Claw. www.bowieclaw.org

{DOGS ATTENDING}
Beezus
Bikini

{VOLUNTEER} Love dogs?? We would love to have you help us at the event! You can help by holding a dog leash, handing out cards or talking to the public about OPH. Sign up to be a part of the event >> www.ophrescue.org/volunteer

{ADOPT} We love our adopters, they become family! Apply to adopt at ophrescue.org/adoptJoin OPH and meet some wonderful dogs looking for their forever homes.Submit an application to adopt prior to the event to be eligible to adopt as soon as you meet that special four-legged someone! https://ophrescue.org/adopters/new#

Abingdon, Md - Petsmart Adoption Event

Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
412 Constant Friendship Blvd, Abingdon, MD 21009
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Join OPH volunteers and adoptable dogs at the Petsmart in Abingdon, MD

{DOGS ATTENDING}
TBA

{VOLUNTEER} Love dogs?? We would love to have you help us at the event! You can help by holding a dog leash, handing out cards or talking to the public about OPH. Sign up to be a part of the event >> www.ophrescue.org/volunteer

{ADOPT} We love our adopters, they become family! Apply to adopt at ophrescue.org/adoptJoin OPH and meet some wonderful dogs looking for their forever homes.Submit an application to adopt prior to the event to be eligible to adopt as soon as you meet that special four-legged someone! https://ophrescue.org/adopters/new#

Vienna, VA -Meet The Author of Another Good Dog

Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
110 Church St NW, Vienna, VA 22180
(571) 459-2653
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Join OPH Rescue at Bards Alley, in Vienna, VA, for a book tour with one of our Fosters/Volunteers who is an author and wrote a book about her experience with rescue.

We are excited to be there with ​Cara Sue Achterberg, author of Another Good Dog. There will be an opportunity to purchase a copy of, Another Good Dog: One Family and Fifty Foster Dogs and have it signed by the author (and possibly some of the dogs featured in the book) at every event.

A portion of all book sales are donated to Operation Paws for Homes!

Alexandria, VA - Pet Valu Adoption Event

Sunday, October 21, 2018 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
7875 Heneska Loop, Alexandria, VA 22315
(703) 341-6831
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Join OPH volunteers and adoptable dogs at the Pet Valu in Alexandria, VA.

DOGS ATTENDING:

Talen
Cosette

{VOLUNTEER} There are many ways to help us save lives! www.ophrescue.org/volunteer

{ADOPT} We love our adopters, they become family! Apply to adopt at ophrescue.org/adopt

Documentary Premier of "7000 Miles Home”

Sunday, October 21, 2018 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
614 S Pickett St, Alexandria, VA 22304
(703) 888-2554
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​Join us for the premier of "7000 Miles Home," a new short film about the work of OPH's shelter partner Kannan Animal Welfare (KAW), an animal rescue group that cares for sick and injured street dogs (called "Desi Dogs") in New Delhi, India. The film follows the stories of several puppies who are rescued by KAW and transported to forever families in the U.S.

Enjoy appetizers and a cash bar while watching the film, talking to Desi Dog adopters and supporters, and learning how you can help these beautiful dogs!

Tickets available here:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/documentary-premier-of-7000-miles-home-tickets-50978840083

Halloween Parade, Vienna VA

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Town of Vienna
Maple Ave Vienna VA
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Join Operation Paws for Homes as we participate in the annual Halloween Parade. Dogs and attendees will get in the spirit of Halloween by all coming in costume!

Come walk with us! Operation Paws for Homes will be spot # 83. We will line up on Berry Street in sequential order from Maple Avenue toward Echols Street.

Potomac, MD - Adoption Event

Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
7723/7725 Tuckerman Ln, Potomac, MD 20854
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Join OPH volunteers and adoptable dogs at the Pet Valu in Potomac, MD

{DOGS ATTENDING}
TBA

{VOLUNTEER} Love dogs?? We would love to have you help us at the event! You can help by holding a dog leash, handing out cards or talking to the public about OPH. Sign up to be a part of the event >> www.ophrescue.org/volunteer

{ADOPT} We love our adopters, they become family! Apply to adopt at ophrescue.org/adoptJoin OPH and meet some wonderful dogs looking for their forever homes.Submit an application to adopt prior to the event to be eligible to adopt as soon as you meet that special four-legged someone! https://ophrescue.org/adopters/new#

Adoption Event, New Freedom PA

Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
15556 Elm Dr, New Freedom, PA 17349
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Join OPH Rescue at Gunpowder Falls Brewing for an Adoption Event. Gunpowder Falls is the only craft brewery on the mid-Atlantic coast dedicated solely to the brewing of lager beers.

Come out for this adoption event, and enjoy a cold brew!

The rescue is excited to be there with ​Cara Sue Achterberg, author of Another Good Dog - One Family and Fifty Foster Dogs... grab a copy of the book and have it signed by the author.

A portion of all book sales are donated to Operation Paws for Homes!

Oakton, VA - Pet Valu Adoption Event

Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
2914 Chain Bridge Road, Oakton, VA
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Join OPH at Pet Valu in Oakton and meet some wonderful dogs looking for their forever homes! Love dogs, but can't adopt? Stop by and chat with our volunteers about all the ways you can help us save lives!

Dogs Attending:

TBA

https://ophrescue.org/adopt
https://ophrescue.org/foster
https://ophrescue.org/volunteer

Howl-O'Ween at Fort Hunter

Sunday, October 28, 2018 from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Fort Hunter Park
5300 North Front Street Harrisburg, PA 17110
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Join OPH Rescue at Ft Hunter Park to celebrate Halloween with the household pet with pet and owner costume parade 2:30p.m., small doggie races throughout the day, craft and pet product vendors, take your picture with the Reily monkey and, parrot and Jim the pig. There are many free activities for kids such as a caricature artist and face painting, Steppin’ Woofs dancing dogs demonstrations at 12:30 and 2 p.m.

This is a free event, and we hope to see you there!

We will also have adoptable OPH Rescue CATS at this event!

Adoptable Dogs Attending:
Hurricane Florences's Sweet Tea

Manassas, VA - Adoption Event

Sunday, October 28, 2018 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
7859 Sudley Road Manassas, VA 20109
(703) 368-2940
Event Photographer: Allen Pearson

Pet Supplies Plus in Manassas is happy to host OPH for an adoption event! Come meet some pups who are getting ready for Halloween and in search of a forever home!

DOGS ATTENDING: TBD

{VOLUNTEER} Love dogs?? We would love to have you help us at the event! You can help by holding a dog leash, handing out cards or talking to the public about OPH. Sign up to be a part of the event >> www.ophrescue.org/volunteer

{ADOPT} We love our adopters, they become family! Apply to adopt at ophrescue.org/adoptJoin OPH and meet some wonderful dogs looking for their forever homes.Submit an application to adopt prior to the event to be eligible to adopt as soon as you meet that special four-legged someone! https://ophrescue.org/adopters/new#

[FOSTER} Love dogs, but can't commit to a lifetime? Please consider fostering with us and helping us to save more dogs! Stop by the event and chat with our fosters for all the details! https://ophrescue.org/foster

Pasadena, MD - PetValu Adoption Event

Saturday, November 3, 2018 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
4115 Mountain Rd, Pasadena, MD 21122
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Join OPH volunteers and adoptable dogs at the Pet Valu in Pasadena, Md

{DOGS ATTENDING}
TBA

{VOLUNTEER} Love dogs?? We would love to have you help us at the event! You can help by holding a dog leash, handing out cards or talking to the public about OPH. Sign up to be a part of the event >> www.ophrescue.org/volunteer

{ADOPT} We love our adopters, they become family! Apply to adopt at ophrescue.org/adoptJoin OPH and meet some wonderful dogs looking for their forever homes.Submit an application to adopt prior to the event to be eligible to adopt as soon as you meet that special four-legged someone! https://ophrescue.org/adopters/new#

Training Seminar, York PA

Sunday, November 4, 2018 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Pine Grove United Methodist Church Gymnasium
2523 Pine Grove Rd York, PA 17403
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OPH Rescue has partnered with Off Leash K9 for a FREE training seminar. This program will help you understand the basic commands and manners and how to teach them to your dog.

Come learn about the key methods to Obedience & Behavior Modification from the trainer at Off Leash K9, Christopher Darhower.

​Leashed, Dog Friendly Dogs are welcome! Please no retractable leashes!​

Reserve your spot today:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/training-seminar-york-pa-tickets-51338583084

Training Seminar, Frederick MD

Sunday, November 11, 2018 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
423-A E Patrick St, Frederick, MD 21701
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OPH Rescue has partnered with Creekside Canine Training for a FREE training seminar to learn about useful training tools while you get hands on experience with training techniques every pet owner should have.

Topics that will be covered:
-Brief Training Tools lecture and demo
-Loose leash heeling
-Place stay

Creekside Canine prides itself on providing eclectic and well-balanced training programs in the Frederick area. Creekside trainers are equipped with a vast toolbox of different training techniques to ensure that you and your dog both have a satisfying and successful training experience. We understand that people, like dogs learn differently. We will work with you to design a custom- made training program that best suits you and your dog. The training you receive at Creekside will help you learn how to provide the structure and communication that all dogs crave in order to have a well-balanced life. At Creekside we don’t just train your dog, we train you too. Whether you have a new puppy, are looking to teach an old dog new tricks, or are dealing with a behavioral issue, it is our goal to provide you with the skills you need to have a happy, healthy relationship with your canine companion.

​Leashed, Dog Friendly Dogs are welcome! Please no retractable leashes!​

Reserve your spot today:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/operation-paws-for-homes-training-seminar-frederick-md-tickets-51050892594

Adoption Event at Nelson Coleman Jewelers

Sunday, November 11, 2018 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
307 E Joppa Rd, Towson, MD 21286
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Join OPH volunteers and adoptable dogs at the Nelson Coleman Jewelers in Towson, MD. There will be fall refreshments, jewelry sales and more. A special piece of jewelry will be provided to any adopters who adopt a dog at this event.

Nelson Coleman Jewelers looks forward to informing customers about jewelry and their upkeep. They offer a variety of services to serve families throughout generations in all their jewelry needs. They have repair services are unmatched and we also provide knowledgeable appraisals with our certified and friendly staff. They help customers find that special item they are looking for whether its Engagement rings, Estate jewelry, or a custom design.

{DOGS ATTENDING}
TBA

{VOLUNTEER} Love dogs?? We would love to have you help us at the event! You can help by holding a dog leash, handing out cards or talking to the public about OPH. Sign up to be a part of the event >> www.ophrescue.org/volunteer

{ADOPT} We love our adopters, they become family! Apply to adopt at ophrescue.org/adoptJoin OPH and meet some wonderful dogs looking for their forever homes.Submit an application to adopt prior to the event to be eligible to adopt as soon as you meet that special four-legged someone! https://ophrescue.org/adopters/new#

Mt. Airy, MD - PetValu Adoption Event

Saturday, November 17, 2018 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
317 East Ridgeville Blvd. Mount Airy Shopping Center Mt. Airy, MD 21771
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Join OPH volunteers and adoptable dogs at the Pet Valu in Mt. Ai,ry Md

{DOGS ATTENDING}
TBA

{VOLUNTEER} Love dogs?? We would love to have you help us at the event! You can help by holding a dog leash, handing out cards or talking to the public about OPH. Sign up to be a part of the event >> www.ophrescue.org/volunteer

{ADOPT} We love our adopters, they become family! Apply to adopt at ophrescue.org/adopt

Join OPH and meet some wonderful dogs looking for their forever homes.Submit an application to adopt prior to the event to be eligible to adopt as soon as you meet that special four-legged someone! https://ophrescue.org/adopters/new#

Glen Burnie, Md - PetSmart

Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
24 Mountain Rd, Glen Burnie, MD 21060
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Join OPH volunteers and adoptable dogs at the Petsmart in Glen Burnie, MD

{DOGS ATTENDING}
TBA

{VOLUNTEER} Love dogs?? We would love to have you help us at the event! You can help by holding a dog leash, handing out cards or talking to the public about OPH. Sign up to be a part of the event >> www.ophrescue.org/volunteer

{ADOPT} We love our adopters, they become family! Apply to adopt at ophrescue.org/adoptJoin OPH and meet some wonderful dogs looking for their forever homes.Submit an application to adopt prior to the event to be eligible to adopt as soon as you meet that special four-legged someone! https://ophrescue.org/adopters/new#

Abingdon, Md - Petsmart Adoption Event

Saturday, December 15, 2018 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
412 Constant Friendship Blvd, Abingdon, MD 21009
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Join OPH volunteers and adoptable dogs at the Petsmart in Abingdon, MD

{DOGS ATTENDING}
TBA

{VOLUNTEER} Love dogs?? We would love to have you help us at the event! You can help by holding a dog leash, handing out cards or talking to the public about OPH. Sign up to be a part of the event >> www.ophrescue.org/volunteer

{ADOPT} We love our adopters, they become family! Apply to adopt at ophrescue.org/adoptJoin OPH and meet some wonderful dogs looking for their forever homes.Submit an application to adopt prior to the event to be eligible to adopt as soon as you meet that special four-legged someone! https://ophrescue.org/adopters/new#