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Thinking a senior dog is not a fit? Please, follow the link , you may be surprised.
Senior dogs kick off our foster dog list.


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prepare to be awed by the joy these dogs bring.

Angel 5340
Angel 5340
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: 13 October 2017 Angel is a sweet and gorgeous 8 year old female GSD. She is easy to handle in the house.  She drinks water frequently – the vet said there is nothing wrong with her ... Click for more information...

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Rocky 3726
Rocky 3726
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description:  Rocky is a great, big boy.  He is quiet and trustworthy in the house.  He is crate-trained, house-trained, and rides quietly in the car, too.  He is a wonderful companio... Click for more information...

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Archie 5040
Archie 5040
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description:  Archie update 26 March 2020 Archie was diagnosed with hypothyroidism and responding well to the medication. He has lost weight and is acting like his old self again.He is due to go back ... Click for more information...

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Bentley 4904
Bentley 4904
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: 29 October 2019 Bentley came to VGSR because of reactivity on walks to other dogs. He is doing better and would probably do better in a rural setting with a fenced yard. He is great in the house an... Click for more information...

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Bradley 4757
Bradley 4757
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: 3 November 2019 Bradley has been an interesting boy. He has been good in the house and does well in the car. He has done okay at events but has been choosy on who he allows close to him. Bradley wi... Click for more information...

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Buddy 5476
Buddy 5476
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Buddy here!  I am a mix of Husky and German Shepherd....mostly Husky we think. I have lots of energy and am learning some basic manners in my foster home.  When I first got here, I would jum... Click for more information...

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Charlie 5366
Charlie 5366
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description:       2/28/20  Update: Charlie continues to be Charlie. He is content at our house but still gets upset if he goes anywhere new, or if there is a new situation at ... Click for more information...

Damon 4960
Damon 4960
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Meet Damon.  He was brought in as an owner surrender due to them not having the time for him that they thought he deserved.  He spent most of his day outside, but he has adapted ex... Click for more information...

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Dasher 5235
Dasher 5235
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: Dasher came to VGSR because she was becoming overprotective.   Ideal Home:  Dasher knows basic commands and would thrive in a home where she can be the lead dog with a stro... Click for more information...

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Diesel 4547
Diesel 4547
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Meet Diesel. He's a gorgeous 18 mos old male GSD. We are still getting to know Diesel - he is house trained, crate trained, knows basic commands and is a healthy, young dog. He'... Click for more information...

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Geronimo 5050
Geronimo 5050
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Hi!  I'm Geronimo.  My foster mom says I am a bit of a velcro dog and definitely a boy who loves human attention.  She also says I'm not one of those "no off switch" d... Click for more information...

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Jakz 4742
Jakz 4742
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Jakz is nearly 3 years old. When he first came to VGSR he did not do well on a leash, he was fairly wide open and lacked direction. He is good with most dogs and playful with those close to hi... Click for more information...

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Jeannette 4776
Jeannette 4776
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: Jeannette is 5 years old and still displays puppy-like behavior as she can be mouthy.  She is skittish around humans, but enjoys playing with other dogs.   Ideal Home:  Jea... Click for more information...

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Katniss 4500
Katniss 4500
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: Katniss is a beautiful shepherd mix. She okay with my dogs most of the time, but can be a little short-tempered at times. She likes to be in charge and will need someone who can let her know who the b... Click for more information...

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Koa 4552
Koa 4552
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Meet Koa!  What a sweet boy.  He came to us from a shelter out in Roanoke.  He was found as a stray wandering on the parkway.  His ears were bloody and infected and he was skinny.&... Click for more information...

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Luna 5498
Luna 5498
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: Luna continues to make improvements every day, slowly coming out of her shell. I have been fostering her for almost three weeks and she continues to be timid. She enjoys our trips outside and going ... Click for more information...

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Ma'am 4942
Ma'am 4942
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: Ma'am is a high energy gal.  She enjoys playing with other dogs. Ideal Home:​ Ma'am needs a home with a strong leader and an active lifestyle. Approved adopters, please contact ht... Click for more information...

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Maggie 4212
Maggie 4212
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: 3/29/18  Maggie has come a long way since I got her.  She is around 4 years old now.  She may be a bohemian shepherd.  She is funny, goofy, intuitive and smart.  She acts... Click for more information...

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Major 4747
Major 4747
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: 2/1/2020 Hi friends!  I've been with my foster family for 2 weeks now. It took a few days for me to adjust to my new family. I really do enjoy being an inside dog.  My past owner kept... Click for more information...

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Meeka 5269
Meeka 5269
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description:  Meeka is a high energy dog. She listens well and is good in the home. Ideal Home:  Meeka will do best in a home with no kids or cats.  She will need a strong leader to direct ... Click for more information...

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Missouri 4761
Missouri 4761
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: 1/22/2020 Missouri has now been spayed and is recovering nicely at a sleek 78 pounds.7/6/19  Missouri is down to 87 pounds as of Saturday 7/6/19. Only  7 more pounds to go. 4/30/19&nbs... Click for more information...

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Okley 4959
Okley 4959
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description:   Okley loves a run, so if you're looking for a jogging companion or someone to take long walks with you've found your match; he loves nothing more than to stretch his legs at the pa... Click for more information...

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Oliver  5497
Oliver 5497
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description:  Updated 2/26/20 Oliver has come a long way in the short two weeks we have had him.  His skin is getting better every day, the open wounds have healed and most of the scabs that covered 80% of ... Click for more information...

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Ranger 4962
Ranger 4962
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: 4/2/20 Meet Ranger, a very SPECIAL pup! He really is one of a kind! Ranger will be 4 years old in June. He has the sweetest temperament. He is gentle and loving. He loves people and is definitely a ve... Click for more information...

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Ranger 5437
Ranger 5437
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: 1/20/2020 Ranger, as you can see, is an absolutely beautiful 8 yo GSD. Ranger was adopted out to a wonderful home 3 years ago, but it just wasn't the right fit. I've had Ranger for about a mon... Click for more information...

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