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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-20-00231Max (male)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Max is 17 months old he is a golden mix, 50 pounds and medium to long coat, he is excellent with children and good with most other dos and fine with cats. He loves to hike Crab tree falls here in VA, hes even got a favorite watering hole. He is a lover boy, and just wants to hang with you or veg on the bouch. We are working on house training and he is doing grea. No medical issues no personality problems other then hes a little shy till he gets to know you and then he wont leave you alone, so you have to be willing to let him love you. Hes easy, walks on a leash like a gentleman doesn't bark at new dogs. He is smart and just a fun easy boy.

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Louisa County Louisa, VA MAP IT!

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keith thalheimer

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Rescue Me ID: 17-02-20-00217Maxx (male)

Australian Shepherd    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Maxx is a gorgeous high energy blue merle Aussie who loves having his tummy rubbed. He is learning to loose leash walk and other basic obedience. Maxx loves to play Frisbee, ball and tug, and would enjoy a home with a large fenced yard and a buddy to rough house with. This will help get that puppy energy out so both dogs can settle down nicely in the house. He would do better in an adult home where the people are not away at work for long periods. Maxx knows how to sit, lie down and 'look,' and would do best with a person who can continue his socialization and who understands Aussies' unique qualities. He would be best as a companion ... (Read More)rather than a performance dog. He came to us because his person became ill and could no longer care for him. He is a sweetie! (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

Blue Ridge Border Collie Rescue
Fauquier County Warrenton, VA MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-15-00157Rabbit (female)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Rabbit is being fostered in northern va.. she is house and crate trained needs a home with other dogs to play with as she gets bored and doesn't do well.. she is super sweet does well with kids.. if interested email for adoption app

 Adoption Fee: $350.00 Animal Location:

Whispering Meadows Animal Rescue
Wythe County Max meadows , VA 24360 MAP IT!

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Lauren brooks 2762392116

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Rescue Me ID: 17-01-03-00520Elvis (male)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Not Good with Cats, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Elvis much prefers to be outside where the action is at his country home, and does a good job guarding the yard. When another dog is in the immediate area and he cannot get to it, he attacks our female Australian Shepherd out of frustration. So we need to find a home for him. He is independent but appreciates human affection and loves, loves, loves to retrieve his ball, though he is stingy about giving it up. He plays well with his cousin dog, and has never shown aggression to humans, child or adult. He has never hurt our cats, but chases them. He thinks he's Aussie, but he 'ain't nothin' but a hound dog' so we named him Elvis.

 Adoption Fee: $25 Animal Location:

Charles City County Richmond, VA 23231 MAP IT!

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Wellford Dowdy (804) 382-0022

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-22-00284Wyatt (male)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current, Abused/Neglected,
 Fearful/Anxious 

    Wyatt is special needs because of his anxiety. He was ignored for most of his life and then dumped at a high kill shelter. He doesn't trust people and is not sure how to interact with them. He loves people though and wants to be a part of the family. He will just need someone that can give him the time and attention he needs to be reassured. He has made a lot of progress but is still very shy. He does well on a leash and loves kids. He let's my 2 year old grandson lead him around. He has so much love to give to the right family. Please go to petrescuealliance.com for an application.

     Animal Location:

Pet Rescue Alliance
Fairfax County Alexandria, VA MAP IT!

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Uma Jayabalan 703-373-3084

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Rescue Me ID: 16-12-11-00143Kara (female)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Kara came from a Texas kill shelter. She was scheduled to be euthanized before we saved her she's a very sweet dog she does well with other dogs should be fine in a home with kids and cats she's so about 1 to 2 years old will be spayed and microchip and vaccinated dewormed and heartworm tested if interested email us for the adoption application adoption fee is $300.00

 Adoption Fee: $300.00 Animal Location:

Whispering Meadows Animal Rescue
Wythe County Max meadows , VA 24360 MAP IT!

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Lauren brooks 2762392116

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Animal ID: Chleo2016Chleo (female)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Chleo is a wonderful dog but me and my wife feel like she is not getting the attention she needs due to our work schedule. Chleo is timid and gets scared occasionally but has never reacted with anger. Looking for a home that can give her the attention she needs, i can be contacted via email at joshua_hamilton37@yahoo.com i hope to hear from you.

     Animal Location:

Salutation
Norfolk (City) norfolk, VA MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-28-00377Blue (male)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Blue is a 1-2 year old Border Collie mix. He is super sweet.. Loves attention. Would be a great hiking or running partner as he has energy to burn. Email for more information. Thank you..

 Adoption Fee: $250 Animal Location:

Golden Meadows Animal Rescue
Wythe County Wytheville, VA MAP IT!

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276-613-1339

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Rescue Me ID: 16-11-20-00439Rocky (male)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Rocky is a big guy he's about 60-65lbs and a sweet boy. He is neutered vaccinated chipped hw tested and dewormed.. he's ready for his new home..

 Adoption Fee: $300.00 Animal Location:

Whispering Meadows Animal Rescue
Wythe County Max meadows , VA 24360 MAP IT!

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Lauren brooks 2762392116

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Rescue Me ID: 16-10-23-00385Blueberry (female)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current, Deaf 

    She is a blue merle, white and weights 36 lbs. Both eyes are blue. Good with adults especially men, but unsure about children. Does not do well with other dogs or cats. Has always been an outside dog. Trying to rehome her with someone who can work with her, since she is deaf.

 Adoption Fee: $15 Animal Location:

Montgomery County Christiansburg, VA MAP IT!

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Sue Linkous 5402391965

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Animal ID: 1052016Shae (female)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    1 hr FOR ADOPTION: This strikingly beautiful girl is 'Shae' a 1.5 year old, 38 pound Calahoula mix (we believe). In keeping with the breed description, Shae is highly intelligent, alert and energetic. Seeing her run around the big play yards on the farm would warm your heart (posting video). She is just so happy and seems so appreciative to be freeeeee. She frequently comes to me, sits right by my leg and looks up almost smiling....then off she goes for more fun! Shae loves being off leash to play and takes in her scenery, but is very controlled and calm on a leash. She is an amazing pup. For more information and an application, please ... (Read More)email: MartinsDogFarm@gmail.com (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $275 Animal Location:

Martin's Dog Farm RESCUE
Warren County Front Royal, VA MAP IT!

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540-635-6655

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-29-00424Autumn (female)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Autumn is a beautiful 3 year old Australian Shepherd mix with a large personality. 60 lbs and fully vetted including her microchip and is heartworm neg. Fun is her middle name. She does not show any aggression towards other. Cats not a good idea. Older children would be best because of her energy level. Autumn would be a great outdoor activity kind of girl. She is located in Chesapeake in a foster homes. If interested in meeting her please let me know and we can make it happen.

 Adoption Fee: $150 Animal Location:

Operation Save A Shelter Dog
Isle of Wight County Carrsville, VA 23315 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-09-21-00387Skye (female)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Needs Vaccinations 

    Very fun playful dog. I have had her since she was 3 months old and can no longer keep her. I am having a very difficult time eith this. If you all can help, we would truely appreciate it. Thank you so much, Pamela and Skye

     Animal Location:

Montgomery County Riner, VA MAP IT!

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Pamela Hatcher 54-239-3111

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Rescue Me ID: 16-08-30-00181Kovu (male)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Kovu is approximately 3 years old and very full of life. We rescued him off of the side of the road very malnourished and close to death. A heavy chain was nearly embedded in his neck, and his fur was full of mats.He had heartworms when rescued, but has since been treated. Kovu is now a healthy, happy pup. He is very loving, but can not be around other dogs. Kovu will seem okay with most dogs at first, but will randomly snap on them so he MUST be an only dog. Cats are fine. We would keep him but we have two dogs who he very strongly dislikes.

     Animal Location:

Bedford County Bedford, VA MAP IT!

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Ky Witt 5404254087 or 5403392402

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Animal ID: Remus62016Remus (male)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Remus is a stunningly handsome boy. He is approximately 1 year old and weight 45 pounds. This fella is active and loves to play. He would do best with an active family. Remus likes going on outings and is excellent in the car. He is crate trained and is learning basic commands. Remus is motivated by food and comes from far away on the farm for a treat. For an adoption application, please email: MartinsDogFarm@gmail.com

 Adoption Fee: $275 Animal Location:

Martin's Dog Farm RESCUE
Warren County Front Royal, VA MAP IT!

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540-635-6655

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Animal ID: 157305484Bo (male)

Australian Shepherd Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered 

    Aussie- and perhaps a mix .. Good with our rescued Keeshond .. Family has two little girls ... My take he is just under coached . I love his personality ... Currently I large backyard... No walking nor supervision. I've trouble uploading pic on your site. He is brown/white/black about 60lb. No vet visit since adoption but we will pay for wellness visit and evaluation.

     Animal Location:

Richmond (City) Richmond, VA 23226 MAP IT!

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Deborah Kemper 804-347-7989

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Rescue Me ID: 16-06-15-00100Feona (female)

Australian Shepherd    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Not Good with Cats, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: High Energy 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    over all she is a great dog. She is house trained and knows varies commands. The only reason for giving her up is that she does not get along with kids.

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

Chesapeake (City) Chesapeake, VA MAP IT!

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Rito Baca 8083433593

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PIease Read Before Adopting an Australian Shepherd in Virginia
    Australian Shepherd Dogs can make good pets in Virginia if they match your IifestyIe. The Australian Shepherd, or Aussie, is a playful breed that provides excellent companionship to active children. Aussies are smart, trainable, protective, and eager to please. Australian Shepherds are gentle with humans and aggressive when herding farm animals. Aussies are active even when indoors and do best with plenty of exercise in a large yard.

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    Australian Shepherds are not Australian; they were developed in the United States for herding livestock on American ranches. Australian Shepherds are descended from Spanish dogs that were used for herding Merino sheep. Aussies are often used by police for narcotics detection. Some Australian Shepherds are prized for their beautiful merle coloring, but the gene that causes this coloring also results in deafness or blindness.

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Loudon County - Middleburg, Virginia 20118
Middleburg Humane Foundation 540-364-3272

Fairfax County - Centreville, VA 20122
Prevent a Litter Coalition 888-SPAY-4-VA

Arlington County - Arlington, Virginia 22204
Capital Animal Care 703-486-0303

Arlington County - Arlington VA 22206
Animal Welfare League of Arlington 703-931-9241

Arlington County - Arlington, Virginia 22207
Feral Cat Coalition 703-538-1921

Arlington County - Arlington, VA 22207
Metro Ferals 703-528-7782

Arlington County - Arlington, VA 22210
SPAY Inc/SPCA of Northern VA 703-522-7920

Alexandria City - Alexandria, Virginia 22304
Alexandria Animal Shelter 703-838-4775

Alexandria County - Alexandria, Virginia 22304
Animal Welfare League of Alexandria 703-838-4774

Winchester County - Winchester 22601
SPCA -- Winchester 540-662-8616

Harrisonburg County - Harrisonburg 22801
Cat's Cradle 540-438-5222

Harrisonburg County - Harrisonburg, Virginia 22802
Shenandoah Valley Clinic 540-437-1980

Charlottesville City - Charlottesville, VA 22906
Charlottesville SPCA 804-973-5959

Orange County - Orange 22960
Orange County Animal Shelter 540-672-1124

Fluvanna County - Troy 22974
Fluvanna SPCA 434-591-0123

Hanover County - Ashland, VA 23005
Hanover Humane Society 877-463-8837

Goochland County - Crozier 23039
PetFix Coalition 888-PET-FIX1

Louisa County - Louisa, VA 23093
SNAP Louisa (Spay/Neuter All Pets) 540-967-3573

Goochland County - Manakin-Sabot, VA 23103
For the Love of Animals in Goochland 804-342-6975

James City County - Williamsburg 23185
Heritage Humane Society 757-221-0150

Richmond County - Richmond, Virginia 23220
Richmond SPCA/Robins-Starr Humane 804-521-1300

Chesapeake City - Chesapeake, Virginia 23321
Meower Power 757-399-0001

Richmond County - Richmond, Virginia 23221
PAL Veterinary Hospital 804-359-MEOW

Richmond County - Richmond 23221
PreventALitter Veterinary Hospital 804-359-MEOW

Richmond County - Richmond 23231
Richmond HERO 804-788-HERO

Isle of Wight County - Smithfield, Virginia 23431
Isle of Wight Humane Society 757-357-4214

Virginia Beach County - Virginia Beach, Virginia 23453
Virginia Beach SPCA 757-739-9306

Roanoke County - Roanoke, VA 24016
Angels of Assisi Spay/Neuter Clinic 540-344-8707

Pulaski County - Dublin 24084
Pulaski County Humane Society 540-674-0089

Floyd County - Floyd 24091
Floyd County Humane Society 540-745-7207

Henry County - Martinsville, VA 24112
SPCA of Martinsville-Henry County 276-632-0548

Franklin County - Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
Planned Pethood Clinic 540-489-3491

Salem County - Salem 24153
Salem Animal Shelter 540-375-3038

Bristol County - Bristol 24202
Margaret B. Mitchell Spay/Neuter Clinic 276-591-5790

Bristol County - Bristol, Virginia 24203
Holly Help Spay/Neuter Fund 276-466-5375

Augusta County - Staunton 24401
Augusta Regional SPCA 540-885-7722

Bedford County - Bedford, VA 24523
Bedford Humane Society 540-586-6100

Campbell County - Evington, VA 24550
South Central Spay/Neuter Clinic 434-821-4922

Tazewell County - Falls Mills 24613
Pet Haven Rescue Center 276-326-3483

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