Ways to Help

Amazon Smile:  Do your online shopping at Amazon Smile and with every purchase, a donation will be made to Homeward Bound!

Wooftrax:   Download a free app on your smartphone Wooftrax and you and your dog can raise money for Homeward Bound every time you go for a walk!

Dog Bank Collection Cans:   Simply drop a few coins in our dog banks located at many businesses throughout Addison County. Each year we raise approximately $10,000 from these cans.  It is true…every penny counts!

Bottle Redemption:  Take your returnable bottles to one of the 2 local redemption centers and ask them to apply your refund to Homeward Bound.  They will put it towards our account and send us a check each month/quarter.

  • Middlebury Discount Beverage:  Monday-Friday, 8:30am-6:00pm; Saturday, 8:30am-5:00pm; Sunday, 9:00am-2:00pm.
  • Bristol Discount Beverage:  Monday-Saturday, 9:00am-6:00pm; Sunday, 10:00am-3:00pm.

Neat Repeats:  Donate your unwanted items (clothing, trinkets, etc.) to Neat Repeats and tell them to apply the sale commission to Homeward Bound.  They will apply it to our account and send us a check!

Little Free Pet Food Pantry:  This pantry, built by Girl Scout Troop 3003 out of Milton/Bristol, arrived on the scene in December 2018.  It located at the front of the shelter and is available 24/7 to anyone who is having trouble affording pet food for their companions.  Donations specifically to the pantry are always welcome!

Promote our retail shop: If you subscribe to the Addison Independent, you get two complimentary classified ads (up to 20 words)!  If you’d like to use them to benefit Homeward Bound, send the following to Alicia at alicia@addisonindependent.com: "Homeward Bound hosts a small retail shop containing new/gently used pet supplies. Open 12-5, Tuesday-Saturday, 236 Boardman St., Middlebury."





Contact Details

236 Boardman Street
Middlebury, VT 05753

Adoption Center Hours

Tuesday - Saturday
12pm to 5pm