From a press release:

Port City Brewing Company and Lost Dog Cafe have partnered to support Lost Dog and Cat Rescue Foundation by brewing a limited-edition IPA for National Adopt-a-Dog Month in October. A portion of proceeds from every pint of Lost Dog Rescue Ale will support pet adoption. The beer will be available only at the Port City tasting room and Lost Dog Cafe locations. Lost Dog & Cat Rescue Foundation will also be hosting pet adoption fairs throughout the month at the brewery and at Lost Dog locations.


Lost Dog Cafe, Alexandria, VA 22304

Thursday, October 5, 2017 3-11 p.m.

Lost Dog Rescue Ale will make its debut at Lost Dog’s Alexandria location. Guests will be able to enjoy the limited-edition IPA and other Port City beers. Limited edition shirts will also be available for sale. Rescue Ale will be available at all Lost Dog Café locations starting at 5pm on same day.


Lost Dog & Cat Rescue Foundation will bring cats and dogs looking for a good home to Port City and select Lost Dog locations. In addition to meeting potential pets, guests will have the chance to enjoy Rescue Ale.

  • Lost Dog Cafe Alexandria – Saturday, October 7, 1-4 p.m.
  • Lost Dog Cafe McLean – Tuesday, October 10, 5:30-7:30pm
  • Lost Dog Cafe North Arlington & Stray Cat Cafe – Thursday, October 12, 5:30-7:30pm
  • Port City Brewing Company – Saturday, October 14, 2-5 p.m.
  • Lost Dog Cafe Dunn Loring – Wednesday October 18, 5:30-7:30pm


Lost Dog Rescue Ale is an American IPA with a strong citrus aroma, fruit-forward hop flavor, and spicy rye malt character. The beer was dry-hopped using Port City’s patented Hopzooka®. 7.0% ABV / 60 IBUs