Your Next Best Friend: Sadie

Hi! My name’s Sadie. I’m a poodle mix and the poodle part of me simply loves dressing up. I’m a happy little dog, less than a year old and quite attractive and petite (13 pounds to be exact).
Your Next Best Friend: Banks

Hi, Banks, the black and tan coonhound here. I’m 3 to 4 years old and have never hunted a day in my life: I’m a lovable, crawl-in-your-lap kind of dog, a homebody who just wants to hang out with you…
Your next best friend: Diesel

I’m known as Diesel because I’m a fairly big guy, a boxer/pitbull mix. The RAWL people call me a “good time dog”; being just a year old, I love playing and retrieving toys and tennis balls but also like my…
Your Next Best Friend: Bella

My friends here at RAWL call me Beautiful Bella. I’m a Catahoula leopard hound, with black (it’s called “blue”) ticking and striking ice-blue eyes. My breed originated in Louisiana as a hunting dog. I’m 7 years old and was brought…
Your Next Best Friend: Minnie

Hi, I’m Winnie, a young Labrador retriever mix, with a shiny black coat and warm brown eyes. I’m curious, easygoing with people and other animals, love companionship and am looking for a home.
Your next best friend: Mickey

I’m Mickey, and I’m a “feist,” a breed developed in the U.S. to hunt squirrels. I love to play, especially to fetch stuff, and get along well with other dogs and cats. I’ve given up hunting, and RAWL is looking…
RAWL Dog: Otis

Hello, my name is Otis. I am a male cattle dog, about 5 years old. I’m a repeat lodger here at RAWL and came in here — again — as a stray.
Photo: Trail wags dog

Sperryville’s Patty Lane (right) and Olivia pose on the winner’s hay bale after turning in the top score of 102 on RAWL’s man-made/natural obstacle-course competition.
RAWL Dogs: Stevie

Bulldog puppy here, named Stevie. I’m less than a year old, 70 pounds and have an underbite to die for. I was born deaf, but am learning sign language.
RAWL Dogs: Missy

Fifteen pounds of little dog energy — that’s me. Name’s Missy and I’m a happy and affectionate Pomeranian mix.
RAWL Dogs: Cartman

My name is Cartman. I am a Jack Russell terrier who’s leash-trained, housebroken and enjoys car rides. Let’s meet soon!
RAWL Dogs: Charlie

A dog with “all the fixings.” Name’s Charlie, and I’m a 4-year-old Heinz 57 — a lab build, border collie color and a low-shed terrier coat.
RAWL Dogs: Maya

Hi, my name is Maya. I’ve lived at RAWL now for a whole year. I’m a little less than 2 years old, weigh around 50 pounds and am a border collie/kelpie mix.
RAWL Dogs: Wesley

Wesley Beagle here. I am very happy and friendly — people, cats, other dogs, you name it, I like it.
RAWL Dogs: Greta

I'm Greta, 11 months old and a beautiful German shepherd. Did you know they have yard sales on Facebook where people give away dogs? Yeah, well, that’s me.
RAWL Dogs: Gracie

My name’s Gracie and I came to RAWL with my pack members, Weezie and Princess Rose, after our owner received an eviction notice.
RAWL Dogs: Minnie

My name is Minnie. I am a young Labrador-hound mix, less than a year old, and grew up with kids and other dogs.
RAWL Dogs: Finch

My name is Finch and I am looking for a nouvelle maison (okay, a new home). My breed originated in Brittany, a region of France. Come meet me chez RAWL. I am a neutered male Brittany spaniel weighing 40 pounds; I’m about…
RAWL Dogs: Erin

Mornin’, name’s Erin and I’m looking for my home. I’m a 5-year-old German shepherd and friendly as can be.
RAWL Dogs: Lulu

Hola! I’m a proud little dog, the littlest dog according to the American Kennel Club, with an ancestry in Mexico going back to before the Mayans.
RAWL Dogs: Poppy

I’m a bit-of-a-beagle named Poppy. I was wanderin’ around town as a stray and was lucky to be brought here to RAWL.
RAWL Dogs: Georgie

When you come by to visit me, the first thing you’ll notice is my coloring. Striking. I’m a pit bull terrier mix and came into RAWL as a stray.
RAWL Dogs: Mira

I’m a puppy — a 3-month-old Husky mix named Mira. My name means “wonder” or “wonderful” in Latin.