Upcoming Events

Dogs Day in the Park & Mutt Strutt

Saturday, August 24, 2019 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
N Constitution Ave., New Freedom, PA, US, 17349
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Humans and dogs alike are invited to join Animal Rescue Inc. and Operation Paws for Homes for a day of fun to raise money for their Sanctuary for Life. The Mutt Strutt, a walk for pets, will be from 9 AM to 10 AM, and the main event will take place 10 AM to 4 PM. The day includes 140+ vendors and rescues, games and contests, a flea market, Chinese Raffle, Silent Auction, cruelty-free foods, demonstrations, Rent-A-Dog an much, much more.

Adoptable Dogs Attending:
Wonder

WAGS N’ WHISKERS- Arlington, VA

Saturday, August 24, 2019 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
4280 Campbell Ave, Arlington, Virginia 22206
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What’s better than shopping at The Village at Shirlington? Shopping at The Village at Shirlington with your pet, of course.

DOGS ATTENDING:
Captain Marvel
The Dark Knight
Mona Lisa Smile
AEon Flux
Will Forte

Join Operation Paws for Homes at WAGS N’ WHISKERS! OPH will be at Booths 22-23.

Bring yours (or even find a new one!) to this fun, family-friendly event featuring 30+ onsite exhibitors and Top Dog sponsors*. The event features a range of pet services and accessories, and onsite adoptions. enjoy live music, strolling entertainment and children’s activities including face painting, balloon art, and more!

Training Seminar - Bethesda, MD

Sunday, August 25, 2019 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
12230 Wilkins Ave, North Bethesda, MD 20852
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Join Operation Paws for Homes and Old Town Pet Resort for a complimentary training seminar. Old Town Pet Resort offers a variety of professional training services from Puppy Preschool to Rally classes.

This program will focus on learning to build your dog’s obedience behaviors from the ground. This educational class will also teach you and your dog to learn about a variety of training and handling techniques to acquire a solid set of canine obedience skills and practices

Please RSVP to reserve your spot! Registration is required and space is limited! Please RSVP to reserve your spot! If rsvp'ing with your dog, please note medical records of Bordatella, Rabies, Distemper are required.

Towson, MD: Fundraiser & Outreach

Sunday, August 25, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
825 Dulaney Valley Rd space 2175, Towson, MD 21204
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Join Operation Paws for Homes at the Vera Bradley store in Towson Town Center. Receive 15% off your purchase and a chance to win our newest color with a $5 or more cash donation to OPH Rescue!

Meet adoptable dogs: Terminator & Sandra Bulldog

Mechanicsville, VA - PetSmart Adoption Event

Sunday, August 25, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
7225 Bell Creek Rd Ste 228 Mechanicsville, VA 23111
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Come meet OPH volunteers and adoptable dogs at the PetSmart in Mechanicsville, VA!

{DOGS ATTENDING}
Doo Whop
Kirk Cameron
Harry Pawter
Vera Fang

{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#

Baltimore, MD - Bark & Brew

Thursday, August 29, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
1700 W 41st St #420, Baltimore, MD 21211
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Join Operation Paws for Homes for ​a Bark & Brew event! ​​Spend the evening with us at Union Craft Brewing, enjoying a cold brew with your dog! ​

$1 from each pint sold between 6-8pm will be donated to OPH Rescue!
There will also be raffle prizes and more!

York, PA - Adoption Event

Saturday, August 31, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
2420 Eastern Blvd, York, PA 17402
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Come meet OPH volunteers and adoptable dogs at the Petco in York, PA!

Adoptable Dogs Attending:

{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#

What The Food Truck: York, PA

Sunday, September 1, 2019 from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
100 W College Ave, York, PA 17401
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Join Operation Paws for Homes at What The Food Truck! This event is for 20k people, it's an admission free block party with 40 food trucks.

They close an entire city park, fill it with food trucks and carts, local merchants, live music, and BEER. It’ll cost you nothing to get in; pay as you go eats, and plenty of space to kick back. Rain or shine, it's a day of days.

See website for parking and shuttle options!

Frederick, MD - Dog Days - First Saturday in Frederick

Saturday, September 7, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
38 E Patrick St Frederick, MD 21701
(301) 698-7360
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Join OPH volunteers and adoptable dogs for Frederick's First Saturday in September -- DOG DAYS! Dog days is a fantastic downtown event in Frederick, one of the most dog-friendly towns around! Come meet adoptable dogs while you stroll the quaint downtown Frederick streets. Stop by our table in front of Relish Decor on East Patrick Street to learn more about Operation Paws for Homes...enter to win an OPH hoodie - just in time for the cooler weather...(hopefully)

{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#

York, PA - Adoption Event

Saturday, September 7, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
1800 Loucks Rd, York, PA 17408
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Come meet OPH volunteers and adoptable dogs at the Petco in York, PA!

Adoptable Dogs Attending:

{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#

K9s in the Vines

Sunday, September 8, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
7550 Green Valley Rd, Frederick, MD 21701
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Come out to our annual K-9's in the Vines at Hidden Hills Farm & Vineyard for a fun afternoon of activities for both you AND your dog! What better way to enjoy the spring than with a glass of wine, music and fresh air with your dog while helping support the Animal Welfare League of Frederick County (a no-kill, non-profit, all-volunteer cat and dog rescue)! Enjoy dog games, raffles, vendors, and things to eat!

Hanover, PA - Pet Blessing

Sunday, September 8, 2019 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
725 Baltimore St, Hanover, PA 17331
(717) 637-5294
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Join Operation Paws for Homes at the pet memorial service, which will conclude with a "Blessing of all Pets". Bring the whole family and your special pet to our service to receive this blessing and certificate of remembrance. There will be light refreshments for pets & guests. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy the day. Service takes place rain or shine.

Rockville, MD - Beltway Barks

Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
30 Maryland Ave, Rockville, MD 20850
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Join Operation Paws for Homes at Beltway Barks! This event features DC Actors Help Animals Find Forever Homes in Adoption Extravaganza DC Actors for Animals is back with the 7th Annual Beltway Barks!

The event will feature dozens of adoptable dogs from area rescues and shelters, and fabulous performances from some of DC’s favorite, and award winning theater performers! Food and retail vendors will be on hand, and a raffle will feature autographed items from some of Broadway and Hollywood’s animal lovers, theater tickets to the hottest shows in the DC Metro area, as well as gift baskets and merchandise from local retailers.

We hope to see you there!

Harvest Festival: New Kingstown, PA

Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
30 West Main Street, New Kingstown, PA 17072 Read more: https://www.visitcumberlandvalley.com/event/st-stephen-lutheran-church-annual-harvest-festival/25000/#ixzz5wmqCUmRW
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OPH Rescue will be at Saint Stephen Lutheran Church as it holds its 49th annual fall festival. The Harvest Festival will host a huge yard sale, handmade crafts and specialty vendors, a yummy bake sale, many children’s activities, information from local service agencies, emergency services demonstrations, and a blood bank available for donations. Lunch will be available for a donation.

Adoptable Dogs Attending:
TBA

Shiloh Veterinary Hospital Fall Festival: York, PA

Sunday, September 15, 2019 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
East 110 Morgan Lane York, PA 17406
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Please plan to join Operation Paws for Homes at the Shiloh Veterinary Hospital annual Fall Festival! This FREE, pet- and kid-friendly event will be held at our Manchester location, featuring tours of our facility, vendors including food and crafts, raffles, activities for kids, pharmaceutical representatives on site to discuss products and services, and demonstrations and games.

Adoptable Dogs Attending: TBA