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We are Golden Rescue

Golden Rescue is one of the largest single breed rescue groups in Canada. We work hard to ensure that every Golden who enters our program is placed with a safe and loving forever family. We believe Rescue has no borders. Since 1990, Golden Rescue has found homes for abandoned, unwanted or displaced Golden Retrievers throughout Canada.

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Goldens that are
available for adoption

We help Goldens who need a second chance and we believe we can responsibly rehome. All of our Goldens are assessed by a qualified veterinarian before being adopted. Be sure to click on the photos of the goldens here to learn more about them.

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Latest News

Just Arrived 2024 Calendar

This beautiful full-colour calendar is a wonderful tribute to our rescues.

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Testimonials for Mission of Love

It is hard to describe the feeling you get when you rescue a Golden from the streets of Istanbul, Cairo or Mexico City. People have described it as a life-changing moment. Here are some comments from a few of our adopters about their International Goldens.

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Upcoming Events

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Ottawa Farmers’ Winter Market

Aberdeen Pavilion Lansdowne Park

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Saving lives, spreading love.

Our awesome volunteers are behind everything we do – Golden Rescue is run entirely by volunteers. You’ll meet wonderful people and Goldens with an amazing bond of love. We welcome new volunteers of all ages, and we are always open to new ideas!

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