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Rescue Me ID: 15-03-23-00389Saturn (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    She is about 18 months old and currently with a VA foster. Saturn's owner had to move and could not take her, so she is now safe with PMAR till a new home can be found for her. We still have to learn more about her as she is a little shy. She is good with dogs and we were told she also lived with a cat and kids. She is a very curious, sweet girl and we will update on her as she comes out of her shell. All of our animals are examined by a veterinarian, given age-appropriate vaccinations, dewormed, heartworm tested and treated if necessary. Vet references are required and prior to adoption a home inspection will be conducted. Transport ... (Read More)options available. Adoption fee applies. If interested go to www.pmarinc.org for an application (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $225 Animal Location:

Fairfax County Falls Church, VA MAP IT!

Contact:
Cheyenne Johnson

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Rescue Me ID: 15-03-17-00598Phoebe (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    I love giving and getting attention. Hard to resist my precious face and endearing personality. My name is Phoebe. I am a 2.5 year old American Staffordshire Terrier mix. If you're looking for a devoted, fun loving, intelligent friend, I'm your girl. Promise to bring you many smiles. I am wonderful with children, housebroken and beautiful. My paws are crossed for an active family who likes to play. Glowing with health, I have received the best vet care. I weigh 52 lbs., am spayed, current on vaccinations and on heartworm prevention. To cuddle me and receive kisses, please contact my friends at pals@psknet.com for an adoption application.

 Adoption Fee: $200 Animal Location:

Pound Pals of Radford
Radford (City) Radford, VA MAP IT!

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Animal ID: 15-1124Billy Bob (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    AL#15-1124 'Billy Bob' male, APBT mix, 11 months photograph compliments of K Pearlman Photography

 Adoption Fee: $85. Animal Location:

Spotsylvania Animal Shelter
450 TV Drive
Spotsylvania County Fredericksburg, VA 22408 MAP IT!

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Main Office:540-507-7459;
Main Lobby: 8am-4:30pm;
Adoption/Viewing Hours:12pm-4pm;
Tuesday-Saturday,CLOSED to the Public Sunday & Monday

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Animal ID: 14-3080Bond, James Bond (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    AL#14-3080 'Bond, James Bond' male, Pitbull mix, approx 5 years photograph compliments of K Pearlman Photography

 Adoption Fee: $85 Animal Location:

Spotsylvania Animal Shelter
450 TV Drive
Spotsylvania County Fredericksburg, VA 22408 MAP IT!

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Main Office:540-507-7459;
Main Lobby: 8am-4:30pm;
Adoption/Viewing Hours:12pm-4pm;
Tuesday-Saturday,CLOSED to the Public Sunday & Monday

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Rescue Me ID: 15-03-13-00649Roxy (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Low Energy, Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    She is a cool, calm and collected lady. She and her puppies had been left to fend for themselves. Roxy and a few of her puppies survived. The puppies found new homes, but Roxy their mother hasn't been that fortunate. Knowing how hard it is to survice on her own she is so grateful for human attention and care. She is as loyal as an Staffordshire Terrier and as smart as an independently thinking Hound. If you want a faithful companion that will go thru thick and thin with you, Roxy is the perfect choice. Please call 804-695-7772 to meet her soon!

 Adoption Fee: $ 45 Animal Location:

Animal Shelter Middlesex County, VA
2840 General Puller Hwy.
Middlesex County Saluda, VA 23149 MAP IT!

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Ruth Williams 804-695-7772 Maria Ullrich 757-298-9780

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Urgent: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.


Rescue Me ID: 15-03-11-00517Tank (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    I have had Tank for 3 years and he is a big baby that loves to give kisses and play ball. He has never been around cats. He is around my other 4 dogs, but my min pin has been showing signs of aggression towards Tank. They now have to be separated all the time, which is not a healthy situation. I want Tank to go to a loving home where someone can spend quality time with him. He does sleep in the bed with me and he has a doggy door. We have a fenced in yard, although he does great on a leash & harness. He does not eat table food as he has a very sensitive stomach. Purina small bites and milk bones is all he gets. He loves my 3 yr old ... (Read More)granddaughter. He is however a little timid on meeting new people. He has NEVER bit anyone. I do not want him to go to a home where he will be chained outside. (Less)

     Animal Location:

Staunton (City) verona, VA MAP IT!

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Tania Kincaid

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Rescue Me ID: 15-03-10-00335Prince (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good w/ Other Dogs, Not Good w/ Cats, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Please help us find a loving home for our dog, 'Fresh Prince.' Prince is a 4-5 year old American Staffordshire Terrier mix and is one of the calmest, most well trained and loving dogs we've ever known. Anyone who meets him only needs 5 minutes to see that he aims to please and loves human affection. It is with heavy hearts that we've come to the decision to find a better home for him - one without other pets or small children. We rescued Prince 3 years ago from a miserable life on chains where he was left scarred, starved, and neglected. Prince needs a caring owner who understands dogs and his limitations, and who has the time to provide him ... (Read More)with daily exercise and lots of cuddles. Please help us spread the word about adopting this handsome, loveable pup. Thank you! (Less)

     Animal Location:

Virginia Beach (City) Virginia Beach, VA MAP IT!

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Melissa Steffan

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Rescue Me ID: 15-03-09-00130Deogee/ Titan (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    Both dogs are looking for forever homes. The white faced dog is not neutered very freindly. Loved to give kisses and sit on your lap. The brown dog Titan is younger maybe 2 kinda skiddish.neutered, But very freindly also will give lots of kisses. They need to be loved. I took them from an abusive situation. I can not keep. I'm trying to get them fostered asap

     Animal Location:

Albemarle County Crozet, VA MAP IT!

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Sherri Johnson 4349965412

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Rescue Me ID: 15-03-06-00273KAT (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    Hi my name is KAT! I am a 2 year old female terrier mix. I had a rough start in life, abused, but i am on my way to a great life and would love a family to give me a second chance at life. I tend to relax when home, sometimes playing with my foster brother rocco (min pin mix). I love to go out for walks and love to meet every dog. I am good with adults and kids! please adopt me!

 Adoption Fee: $60 Animal Location:

Fairfax County reston, VA 20190 MAP IT!

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Nathaly Lezcano 305-778-3466

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Rescue Me ID: 15-03-06-00083Zorrah (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier    Age: Young Adult


    Zorrah's Info... I am already spayed, housetrained, up to date with shots, good with kids, good with dogs, and good with cats. Zorrah's Story... Zorrah is a 3-+4 year old bully who charmed her way out of our local pound and into a foster home! She is calm, well behaved, good with other dogs and does not bother the cat in the house! If you are looking for a wonderful dog, they just don't get much better than Zorrah! Mars is a female, lab mix who is about 4-5 months old. She is a very friendly puppy and will make a great addition to almost any family. Remember, puppies are a lifetime commitment and we do recommend that puppy adopters be ... (Read More)willing to attend basic training classes. $175.00 adoption donation ($200 for puppies) helps us take care of all the dogs we rescue. All dogs are spayed/neutered, tested for heartworm and tick borne diseases, microchipped and vaccinated for rabies, distemper/parvo and bordetella. They are also treated for internal and external parasites if needed. Many dogs also receive extensive medical care such as surgeries and dentals. For more information or apply to adopt at www.augustadogadoptions.org (Less)

     Animal Location:

Augusta Dog Adoptions
Augusta County Staunton, Va, VA MAP IT!

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540-396-3666

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Urgent: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.


Rescue Me ID: 15-02-14-00307Duchess (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    'Guess who's back. Back Again. Guess who's back. Tell a friend.' Duchess is back from another failed adoption. Our foster homes are full and we have no place for Duchess to live! She is a really cute little bully but hates other dogs and all small animals. Duchess is looking for a very responsible owner who will keep her from getting herself in trouble! Her ideal home would let her stay inside and snuggle in the bed all day and night and have a securely fenced yard for her or the ability to leash walk her. Duchess has been in the foster care/shelter system since she was about 6-8 months old. She has never know the stability or love of a ... (Read More)forever home and may never unless a kind-hearted, committed person decides to save her! Can you save Duchess? $175.00 adoption donation helps us take care of all the dogs we rescue. All dogs are spayed/neutered, tested for heartworm and tick borne diseases, microchipped and vaccinated for rabies, distemper/parvo and bordetella. They are also treated for internal and external parasites if needed. Many dogs also receive extensive medical care such as surgeries and dentals. For more information or apply to adopt at www.augustadogadoptions.org (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $175 Animal Location:

Augusta Dog Adoptions
Augusta County Staunton, Va, VA MAP IT!

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540-396-3666

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Rescue Me ID: 15-02-11-00337Luke (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Luke is a handsome 6 year old pit mix who is just looking for a family to love. He is 67 pounds and is very strong but he takes leash corrections extremely well and will just as happily walk next to you with a loose leash. He is a very calm dog in the house and on the leash. He absolutely loves playing fetch and would play all day if given the opportunity. He is also very good at catching a Frisbee! He is extremely loyal to those who get to know him but he is also very open to making new friends. Luke gets along with cats and dogs however he has a dominant dog personality and would need an experienced dog owner if Luke is to successfully ... (Read More)co-exist with other dogs. Luke loves playing with his toys and he is very good about sharing his toys with people. He would love to snuggle up to you with his favorite toy in his mouth and fall asleep. He knows 'sit/stay/get your toy' and his people pleasing personality would make him a perfect dog to teach new tricks and commands! Luke is an absolutely amazing dog and would make a GREAT family companion. $175.00 adoption donation helps us take care of all the dogs we rescue. All dogs are spayed/neutered, tested for heartworm and tick borne diseases, microchipped and vaccinated for rabies, distemper/parvo and bordetella. They are also treated for internal and external parasites if needed. Many dogs also receive extensive medical care such as surgeries and dentals. For more information or apply to adopt at www.augustadogadoptions.org (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $175 Animal Location:

Augusta Dog Adoptions
Augusta County Staunton, Va, VA MAP IT!

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540-396-3666

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Rescue Me ID: 15-02-07-00269duke (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier    Age: Puppy

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

    Neutered male, loving, well trained, obedient to some commands, i.e. wait, sit, stay. Rides well, housebroke, playful but not 'puppy' destructive. Came to me from owner who could no longer care for her pack of 7 dogs. I took this beautiful animal in. However, my two are too old to tolerate a puppy. They are aggressive to him. His heart worm test is negative, I had his rabies vaccine and will gladly get his other vaccinations with proof for a RESPONSIBLE inquirer. This dog is truly amazing and I wish I could keep him. But it isn't fair to him.

     Animal Location:

Prince Edward County Meherrin, VA MAP IT!

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Theresa Quiggins 434 294 3104

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Rescue Me ID: 15-02-05-00251Red (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Need to rehome american Staffordshire mix. His name is Red and he is about 2 yrs old. Neutered and up to date on vaccines. He also has a very mild heart murmur. Could possibly go away but nothing to worry about right now. He would work best in a home with no other dogs. Unsure about cats. He adores children. He knows his basic commands but still working on his jumping. He is shy at first, he came from a home where he was abused and left outside for 'protection'. He is crate trained and house broken. He does have separation anxiety so a crate is a must when you are not home. Please let me know if you are interested. Rehoming fee does apply

     Animal Location:

Hampton (City) Hampton, VA MAP IT!

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Shaye Bryant 7576517018

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Urgent: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.


Rescue Me ID: 15-01-27-00405Reagan (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered 

    Hello! I'm Reagan, and I'm busy searching for my forever home! Is it you? I'm keeping very busy in foster care but I would love to meet you! First things first: I'm an American Staffordshire Terrier mix, and I even had a DNA test to prove it! I have glossy black furs with tiny bits of white, and I weigh about 60 pounds. I'm about two years old, so that means I'm all grown up. But I'm much more than just a handsome face! I am crate trained, and that's where I spend the days when my foster momma is at the office. I trot right in and get to work on a food toy or puzzle. That's how I eat all of my food, and it helps keep my mind sharp. I am ... (Read More)learning some cues like sit, down, 'load up' (for getting in the car!) and 'touch' (to tap a target). The training is important because it helps me bond with my person and relax in new places. I am also working hard on my loose leash walking, and even though foster momma walks SO slow, I am getting pretty good at it! Housetraining was easy for me, and I never even had one accident. Some of my favorite things include playing in water, destroying tennis balls and stuffed toys, and rolling in dry grass. I also have a soft spot for snuggles. Some of my LEAST favorite things include rude dogs, busy places, and male strangers. Sometimes, if a new person surprises me on a walk or in my house, I will bark at them. This is my way of saying 'Stay back! I'm nervous!' Foster momma is crazy, though, and she seems to love all people. We do a fun game where a new person appears, and then I get delicious treats! Slowly but surely I am changing my mind about strangers. I really hope my forever family will play that game too, because it helps me feel more comfortable, and I get great treats! My ideal home will be with a person or people who are SO excited to learn about dog training and do lots of activities with me. Have you ever wanted to try K9 Nosework or Agility, or even Flyball? I might be your dog! Or maybe you like camping and backpacking? I bet I would be great at that. I would love a fenced yard to do zoomies in, but if you don't have one, just be prepared to help me exercise in other ways. I think I would be ok with human siblings age 8 and up, but I would probably like to be your only furry child. Other dogs are just fine on walks or in training class, but I don't really want to interact with them personally all the time. I am living in Charlottesville, Virginia right now, but the right person is much more important than geography. If you're in love with my sweet face (and high IQ!) fill out an application to adopt me! $175.00 adoption donation helps us take care of all the dogs we rescue. All dogs are spayed/neutered, tested for heartworm and tick borne diseases, microchipped and vaccinated for rabies, distemper/parvo and bordetella. They are also treated for internal and external parasites if needed. Many dogs also receive extensive medical care such as surgeries and dentals. For more information or apply to adopt at www.augustadogadoptions.org (Less)

     Animal Location:

Augusta Dog Adoptions
Augusta County Staunton, Va, VA MAP IT!

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540-396-3666

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Rescue Me ID: 15-01-15-00387Jorie (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Hi, my name is Jorie. I am a mixed hound with lots of energy. I love to play with other dogs and people. I love kids but because I am still a puppy and haven't learned all my manners yet I like to jump on them to play. I know I need to learn not to and if you make me your own forever dog and teach me I promise to learn to behave better. I also promise to love you forever. Won't you come see me and make me your forever dog and you can be my forever human.

 Adoption Fee: $35.00 Animal Location:

Northumberland Co. Animal Shelter
11703 Northumberland Hwy
Northumberland County Heathsville, VA 22473 MAP IT!

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804-580-6156

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Rescue Me ID: 15-01-03-00357Lincoln (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current, Heartworm Positive 

    Breed: Yellow Lab/Terrier Mix Age: 7 yrs Sex: Male (Neutered) Weight: 45 lbs Vaccinations: Current Microchipped: Yes Lincoln spent most of his life chained in the backyard. As a consequence, he has an advanced case of heartworms. He has started treatment. He is a love bug and likes nothing better than to put his paws on you and gaze into your face with his big, warm brown eyes. Linc is getting the hang of being inside with his foster family. If you are that special family who will protect and love him forever, please contact Esther or Dallas at 757-583-8777 or e-mail rainbowanimalrescue@cox.net.

 Adoption Fee: $150 Animal Location:

Rainbow Animal Rescue, Inc.
Norfolk (City) Norfolk, VA 23518 MAP IT!

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Esther Williams 757-583-8777;
Dallas Williams 757-472-1585;
Melony Ellington 757-404-8151

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Rescue Me ID: 14-12-01-00055Dolly (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Adult

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

    Can you look into my large, melting brown eyes and promise to be my forever family? I hope so. Someone promised me that once, but now her situation has changed and I need a new home. My name's Dolly. I am very cuddly and playful. And, so adorable! I am a 6 year old American Staffordshire Terrier mix. My temperament is happy and sweet. I'm a girl who adores getting attention. I am housebroken & well behaved. The vet says I'm healthy. I've been spayed, am current on vaccinations & heartworm/Lyme tested. To give me lots of hugs, please contact my fans at pals@psknet.com for an adoption application. Tell them you've fallen for beautiful Dolly.

 Adoption Fee: $200 Animal Location:

Pound Pals of Radford
Radford (City) Radford, VA MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 14-11-17-00017Harley (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    Harley is a pretty cool, athletic and fun guy. Harley is approximately 2 yrs old, 60 lbs and is very toy focused which would make him a great working dog or a loyal buddy who enjoys getting regular exercise by playing his favorite toy which is the frisbee and of course regular walks around the neighborhood. He responds well to direction and is a great dog! To inquire about meeting Harley please complete our adoption application. Foster to Adoption also available. http://www.smilesforeveranimalrescue.com/adoption-application/

 Adoption Fee: $40 Animal Location:

Smiles Forever Animal Rescue
13 Breckinridge Mill Rd
Botetourt County Fincastle, VA 24090 MAP IT!

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Becky Andrews (352) 425-8984

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Rescue Me ID: 14-11-13-00413Josie (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Hi, I am Josie. I am a sweet girl and I love the people here at the shelter. I haven't gotten the opportunity to meet any of my canine friends here so the shelter people don't know if I like other dogs or not. The shelter people love me and I love them but I would really like to have my own forever home. Won't you come see me and be my forever human? I promise to love you forever if you do.

     Animal Location:

Northumberland Co. Animal Shelter
11703 Northumberland Hwy
Northumberland County Heathsville, VA 22473 MAP IT!

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804-580-6156

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Rescue Me ID: 14-11-13-00382Gingersnap (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Hi there. My name is Gingersnap. I am a terrier mix. I probably have some pit in me but not much. I was a stray and a nice man found me and brought me to the animal shelter. I like it here and all the people are really nice but I would really like to have my own humans and my own forever home. Won't you come take me home and make me your forever dog?

     Animal Location:

Northumberland Co. Animal Shelter
11703 Northumberland Hwy
Northumberland County Heathsville, VA 22473 MAP IT!

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804-580-6156

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Rescue Me ID: 14-10-17-00688Nellie (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    Is anybody out there looking for a one and a half year old, mellow Retriever-Pit mix? All dogs here at the shelter are my friends, I like everything and everybody, but I'm terribly sad here. I'm more a thinker than a participater. What I enjoy most is to sit with people, cuddle and sweet talk. I listen to every word people say to me desperately hoping some day someone will take me home. What I really need now is gentle care, a lot of love and someone to teach me right from wrong in a loving, patient way. Please have time for me I don't want to be alone anymore. To meet me, please call 804-695-7772.

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

Animal Shelter Middlesex County, VA
2840 General Puller Hwy.
Middlesex County Saluda, VA 23149 MAP IT!

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Ruth Williams 804-695-7772 Maria Ullrich 757-298-9780

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Rescue Me ID: 14-10-17-00685Lexi (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    Hi, I'm one and a half years old but I look much younger due to neglect. The people at the shelter tell me I'm a smart, sweet, medium energy little girl, I'm eager to learn and I try to do everything right. When people talk to me I love to listen to their words patiently and try to figure out what is expected of me. More than playing with other dogs, I like to be around people to watch them and learn from them, but I get along with all dogs big or small. So far I've learned 'heel' and I'm very good at it, I can do 'down' and I also do 'roll over'. If you would enjoy to teach me more nice doggie behavior that I get praised for and if you'd ... (Read More)like to give me a FOREVER home so we could cuddle, please call 804-695-7772 so we can meet soon I really need to know where I belong! (Less)

     Animal Location:

Animal Shelter Middlesex County, VA
2840 General Puller Hwy.
Middlesex County Saluda, VA 23149 MAP IT!

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Ruth Williams 804-695-7772 Maria Ullrich 757-298-9780

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Rescue Me ID: 14-10-17-00678Mr. Cooper (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier    Age: Young Adult

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

    Mr. Cooper was left behind when his family moved away. He is very calm and a quiet character. His hobbies are to snuggle up to a person and sitting on a park bench watching the world go by. He needs the close contact to HIS person, after bonding he is very loyal and affectionate. Mr. Cooper would make a great one-dog companion for a mature couple that enjoys walks in the parks. He might look like a tough guy but he is actually a cuddle champion. How about giving him a chance? Call 804-695-7772 to meet Mr. Cooper, you won't regret it!

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Animal Shelter Middlesex County, VA
2840 General Puller Hwy.
Middlesex County Saluda, VA 23149 MAP IT!

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Ruth Williams 804-695-7772 Maria Ullrich 757-298-9780

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Rescue Me ID: 14-10-13-00763Petie (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Not Good with Other Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Very High Energy, Submissive 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    This adorable, highly intelligent, nosy, little girl needs a whole family, the bigger, the better! Being as high energy as children, she loves to be with boys to discover new worlds, seek adventures, run beside bicycles, ride the skate board and girls to sweet talk, cuddle, keep secrets and dress up. In the evenings she'd love to snuggle up to mom and dad on the couch and watch TV. Come to see her, you'll absolutely love her! Call 804-695-7772 soon.

 Adoption Fee: $ 50 Animal Location:

Animal Shelter Middlesex County, VA
2840 General Puller Hwy.
Middlesex County Saluda, VA 23149 MAP IT!

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Ruth Williams 804-695-7772 Maria Ullrich 757-298-9780

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Rescue Me ID: 14-10-11-00279Bonnie (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Puppy

Compatibility: Good with Male Dogs Only, Not Good with Cats 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    This beautiful girl is Bonnie who is about 7-8 months old. She is a lovely shade of blue with grey eyes. Her fur is like velvet and she has fairly short legs. She has had a very rough life. Bonnie and her brother Clyde lived outdoors through heat, wind, and rain. They had no food, very little water, and no medical care. Only five months old, Bonnie and Clyde were slowly starving to death. Luckily, they were rescued and got the medical attention and vaccinations needed. Despite her horrible past, Bonnie has bounced back and put on weight. She has a very sweet personality. This friendly girl likes people and other dogs. Since she had ... (Read More)to chase small animals for food, a home with cats would probably not be a good idea. She needs to find an indoor home where she will get a soft bed, good food, and the comfort of loving arms. Her ideal home might also have a medium or large laid-back male dog to keep her company. Can you give Bonnie the chance to become the dog she is meant to be? She will repay you with adoring gazes, happy tail wags, and love always. Please apply to adopt Bonnie today. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $275 Animal Location:

Dogs Deserve Better VA, MD, and DC
Arlington County Arlington, VA 22204 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 14-10-07-00604Reeses (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier    Age: Adult

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

    Reeses is a fun loving clown. His favorite thing to do is jump. He would be great for agility or a runner who needs a partner. Learning tricks comes easy for this smart special boy. He does the 'commando crawl', sit, down, shake hands, roll over among other things. He loves the clicker and playing with a box. Reeses is crate trained and house trained. Despite being abandoned, he loves people but is too energetic for young children. Older children would be a better match. Playing with other dogs is something that he could do all day long. Cats are another story. He thinks of them as squeaky toys and therefore shouldn't be adopted to anyone ... (Read More)with cats. If you want a fun-loving clown to keep you on your toes, please call Dallas or Esther at 757-583-8777 or email rainbowanimalrescue@cox.net. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $150 Animal Location:

Rainbow Animal Rescue, Inc.
Norfolk (City) Norfolk, VA 23518 MAP IT!

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Esther Williams 757-583-8777;
Dallas Williams 757-472-1585;
Melony Ellington 757-404-8151

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Rescue Me ID: 14-10-07-00602Angel (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier    Age: Adult

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

    Angel is a very sweet 7 yr. old female American Staffordshire Terrier. She is spayed, microchipped, and current on vaccinations. She weighs 61 lbs. and wants to be a lap dog. She is crate trained, house trained and knows sit, down, stay, and her left and right. She loves people, children and most other dogs; however, she is selective about which doggy friends she plays with. When she wants something, or wants to go out, she sings. She has a very good voice. She was abandoned by her irresponsible owner with her 10 one-week old puppies. Her pups have been adopted, but not her. She desperately wants her 'forever' home. Angel needs a family who ... (Read More)is experienced with this breed and will give her the love and patience she deserves. If you have room in your heart and home, please contact Dallas or Esther at 757-583-8777 or e-mail rainbowanimalrescue@cox.net. (Less)

     Animal Location:

Rainbow Animal Rescue, Inc.
Norfolk (City) Norfolk, VA 23518 MAP IT!

Contact:
Esther Williams 757-583-8777;
Dallas Williams 757-472-1585;
Melony Ellington 757-404-8151

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Rescue Me ID: 14-10-07-00544Reese (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Not Good with Other Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Reese was due to be put down within hours of being pulled from a shelter in NC in April 2012. She was heartworm positive and very sick. She is completely healthy now and microchipped, spayed, and up-to-date on vaccinations. She is a Terrier/Hound mix around 3 years old and about 40 lbs. She is dog reactive and would benefit from training to help her overcome her fear of other dogs. She has not been around cats, so we're not sure how she would act. Reese has been around children ages 2-17 years and does fine with them. However, we probably would not recommend a home with small children because she does have a lot of energy. She tends to jump ... (Read More)up on people, which we are working on. She is crate and housetrained. Reese needs to go a home with a family who is active because she loves to run with her foster mom. She does well on a leash. She loves to play, but also loves to cuddle. Reese is a survivor and looking for her forever family. If you are that special family, please call Esther or Dallas at 757-583-8777 or e-mail rainbowanimalrescue@cox.net. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $150 Animal Location:

Rainbow Animal Rescue, Inc.
Norfolk (City) Norfolk, VA 23518 MAP IT!

Contact:
Esther Williams 757-583-8777;
Dallas Williams 757-472-1585;
Melony Ellington 757-404-8151

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Rescue Me ID: 14-10-02-00587Rusty (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    Rusty is a boxer mix. he's 3 years old. Being surrendered by owner due to they are unable to afford proper nutrition for him. If your interested in adopting this sweet boy please contact rusty will be in my care in the next week and will be getting vetted shortly after.

 Adoption Fee: 200.00 Animal Location:

Wythe County Max meadows, VA MAP IT!

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Lauren Brooks 2766132116

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Rescue Me ID: 14-10-02-00583Soldier (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    This is soldier he is La la's son well one of them. He has been surrendered by his owner due to not being able to feed him. He needs a home where he will get the proper nutrition he deserves a loving family. If interested he will need a refresher course on housetrainign, very sweet boy please give him a loving home. Call text or email.

 Adoption Fee: 200.00 Animal Location:

Wythe County Max meadows, VA MAP IT!

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Lauren Brooks 2766132116

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Rescue Me ID: 14-10-01-00450Walnut (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Walnut is a friendly guy with a wonderful personality. We introduced him to a female pit mix and a low energy male. He was not at all aggressive but showed some dominate tendencies. We have not had any children around to test him with so cannot say how he is with them. If you want a funny, loving companion Walnut is your guy.

 Adoption Fee: $35.00 Animal Location:

Northumberland Co. Animal Shelter
11703 Northumberland Hwy
Northumberland County Heathsville, VA 22473 MAP IT!

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804-580-6156

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Rescue Me ID: 14-07-19-00157Conan (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Puppy

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

    Hi, my name is Conan but I promise I'm not a barbarian!! I am very playful though and get excited when I meet my human friends! I am a big boy so some people are scared of me, but my foster dad says I am just a big ole baby!!

 Adoption Fee: $125 Animal Location:

P.A.W.S. OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA
P.O. Box 576
Wise County Coeburn, VA 24230 MAP IT!

Contact:
Jo Anne Harding 859-421-4800;
Carla Gilliam 276-393-3550

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Rescue Me ID: 14-04-11-00258Bowser (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    Bowser is a handsome, friendly guy who is about 2 years old and weighs approximately 65 lbs. Poor Bowser had to live outside on a chain and never went to a vet. When Bowser developed a bad ear infection, some neighbors rescued him. He required surgery to remove a large othematoma from his ear. Please sponsor Bowser by making a tax-deductible donation to pay for his surgery and other medical care at http://www.razoo.com/story/Bowser-Needs-Your-Help. Despite this, Bowser is now loving life. He is UTD on shots, neutered, and housetrained. Bowser has settled in nicely with his foster family. He loves people and other dogs. Bowser must be ... (Read More)placed in an indoor home with a warm bed and regular meals. He would do fine as a single dog or with a doggy friend/playmate in his new home. Bowser will be a wonderful companion for some lucky dog lover. Are you the kind person or family who will give Bowser a new life? He will repay you with wiggles, hugs, and sloppy doggy kisses! Please apply to adopt Bowser today. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $300 Animal Location:

Dogs Deserve Better VA, MD, and DC
Arlington County Arlington, VA 22204 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 14-03-06-00011Chauncey (male)

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Personality: High Energy, Somewhat Dominant 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Chauncey is available for adoption. He does wonderful with small dogs, cats, and large female dogs. SOME large male dogs he dislikes. He is a large dog who still is very much puppy. He needs an active family. Chauncey loves children! He is shy of elderly men with beards (We don't know why) I suggest a home within a couple hours so we can make sure Chauncey fits within your family. He has very unique requests and the best way to make him happy is to just give him a try. Chauncey is 85 lbs

 Adoption Fee: $200 Animal Location:

Mountain Tails Animal Rescue
Pulaski County Dublin, VA MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 12-10-10-00221monster (female)

American Staffordshire Terrier    Age: Puppy

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

    Female 2 year old brindle and white spayed vaccinated. Owner surrender puppy that needs to be housebroke but she gets along with other dogs and we don't know her cat compatibility. She is a sweet and loving puppy. If interested please e-mail or calll. Monster is a pocket pit so she is smaller then average pitbulls. Very well mannered and does well with other dogs.

 Adoption Fee: 100.00 Animal Location:

Wythe County Max meadows, VA MAP IT!

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Lauren Brooks 2766132116

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PIease Read Before Adopting an American Staffordshire Terrier in Virginia
    American Staffordshire Terrier Dogs can make good pets in Virginia if they match your IifestyIe. The American Staffordshire Terrier is an affectionate, stable breed that makes a wonderful family dog. Staffordshire Terriers are friendly and great with kids. A Staffordshire Terrier is obedient and very eager to please. A Staffordshire Terrier makes an excellent guard dog while still being exceptionally gentle towards children. A tendency of the American Staffordshire Terrier to be aggressive toward other dogs can be minimized through effective socialization early in life. Staffordshire Terriers can live in an apartment if they get enough exercise. They are not fond of cold climates.

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    The Staffordshire Terrier was first bred in the nineteenth century in the English region of Staffordshire. The American Staffordshire Terrier is descended from the British Staffordshire Bull Terrier.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Harrisonburg County - Harrisonburg, VA 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, Virginia 22974
Fluvanna SPCA 434-591-0123

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Richmond County - Richmond, Virginia 23231
Richmond HERO 804-788-HERO

Isle of Wight County - Smithfield, VA 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, Virginia 24084
Pulaski County Humane Society 540-674-0089

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

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

Franklin County - Rocky Mount, VA 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 24203
Holly Help Spay/Neuter Fund 276-466-5375

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

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

Campbell County - Evington, Virginia 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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