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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.

Ada Jane 3847
Ada Jane 3847
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: Ada Jane is a very active girl. She is okay with my other dogs but she can play a little rough. She would do best in a home with older children. She would not be good with cats but do fine with a dog ... Click for more information...

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Allie 3856
Allie 3856
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: 11/26/21 Allie is a sweet, goofy, high-energy, three year old girl who loves her toys and chasing tennis balls. She is an affectionate, smart and attentive learner, but should go to a home with people... Click for more information...

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Arlo 4876
Arlo 4876
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Alro 4876 is a precious boy looking for his forever home. His mother, a German Shepherd, ended up pregnant and in a shelter where she gave birth to little Arlo. He is your typical energetic ... Click for more information...

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Barkley 4809
Barkley 4809
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: 11/1/21 Barkley has been cleared by the vet!! 4/18/21 Barkley is a very sweet eight year old GSD. He was found running loose in the Roanoke, VA area. Upon examination at the shelter it was dis... Click for more information...

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Betty White 3892
Betty White 3892
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: Update 11/9/21:  Betty has received several pieces of positive medical news! The mass was successfully removed and the pathology report confirmed the mass was benign! Chest x-rays also confi... Click for more information...

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Boomer 4638
Boomer 4638
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Boomer is a high energy boy that is okay with other dogs, but he can be a little bit of a bully at times.  He listens well and knows some commands.  Boomer would do best in a home with a big... Click for more information...

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Coco 4677
Coco 4677
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Coco is a very active boy and will need a home with no children or small animals. He is a great dog that listens well but he will become over protective if given the chance. I have taken Coc... Click for more information...

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Dixie 4693
Dixie 4693
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: 7/12/2021 UPDATE on DIXIE 4693 We have had Dixie for about a month now and are continually working on socializing her. Dixie is just as sweet and loving as you could ever want if she trusts yo... Click for more information...

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Ghost 4979
Ghost 4979
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Ghost is a beautiful white GSD – a gentle soul who wants to be close to humans.  He can be overprotective once he claims his human – cannot go into a home with children or cats. ... Click for more information...

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Heidi 3865
Heidi 3865
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: Heidi is a gorgeous GSD/Lab mix. She was found as a stray in North Carolina and several rescue partners and VGSR drove her up to Northern Virginia. Since she was a stray, her exact age is unknown, but... Click for more information...

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Jakz 4742
Jakz 4742
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Jakz came to VGSR when he was 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 doing much better... Click for more information...

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Karma 4963
Karma 4963
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: 3/23/21            This will introduce Karma who is a fun-loving girl who frequently forgets her manners.  She was picked up as a stray in Fairfax and has been in fo... Click for more information...

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Kenya 4828
Kenya 4828
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: Kenya, aka Ladybug is a very sweet gentle dog to all adults that she has come into to contact with.  She was very good to our 2-year-old grandson.  She is almost deaf and... Click for more information...

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Kenzie 5291
Kenzie 5291
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: Kenzie was surrendered to VGSR due to her skittish and timid behavior. Loud noises and raised voices frighten her. Kenzie is sweet and loving once she is comfortable with you.  She is painfully s... Click for more information...

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Leo 4955
Leo 4955
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Leo is the quentesential grumpy old man. If he were human he would sit on his front porch and yell get off my lawn all day long. He knows what he likes and if it is not you he lets you know quickly. H... Click for more information...

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Lobo 3885
Lobo 3885
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description:  Lobo 3885 is a sweet boy who loves humans and other dogs and is curious and energetic despite is very scrawny frame. He was picked up by a shelter as a stray and has a bad case of m... 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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Max 3344
Max 3344
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: 7/13/21 Max is a handsome puppy in a large adult body.  He loves to play with toys, including fetch and tug-of-war.  Superpowers include cramming two tennis balls or two toys into his mouth ... Click for more information...

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Maximus #5329
Maximus #5329
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Maximus is a beautiful boy, exuberant and loves to play. He is house trained, knows basic commands (sit, down, place) and we are working on a few additional ones. He learns very quickly and has a... Click for more information...

Moose 4663
Moose 4663
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Say Hello to Moose. He is a busy boy and has done well since coming here. He is okay with my dogs but would do best with an older confident male. He would not be good with cats or children. Moose will... Click for more information...

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Munna 4820
Munna 4820
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: 11/16/21/  Munna will be available for adoption shortly after Christmas.  He is scheduled to be neutered on December 6th and needs about two weeks to recover. Making his debut to VGSR is ... Click for more information...

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Mya 3834
Mya 3834
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: The best things come in small packages! Mya 3834 is a precious, pocket shepherd weighing in at 50lbs! She is the total package - beautiful, smart and such a sweetheart. Mya was used as a bre... Click for more information...

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Onyx 4972
Onyx 4972
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description: Onyx has found the Fountain of Youth – he is 7 years old, but he acts and looks like a puppy!  He is a super happy dog with lots of energy and not a bit of grey hair!  Onyx is fen... Click for more information...

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Porsche 3855
Porsche 3855
Species/Sex: Dog/Female

Description: Tentative Available Date: 1 December 2021 Spay Scheduled: 24 November - Spay went well and she is recovering nicely.  Miss Porsche (aka Momma Girl - yes she answers to Momma) is a bit of a ... Click for more information...

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Ranger 5271
Ranger 5271
Species/Sex: Dog/Male

Description:  Ranger is young dog that is very active and would do best in a home with a fenced yard. He is a little skittish at first but gets used to new situations fairly quickly. He would do best in a home ... Click for more information...

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