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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. Since 1990, Golden Rescue™ has found homes for abandoned, unwanted or displaced Golden Retrievers.

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Goldens that are
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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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Featured News

We need your help to create our ‘Eye In The Sky’ extravaganza!

Golden Rescue is turning 30 years old next year and to help promote this landmark anniversary, we are going to create a huge human version of the word ‘R E S C U E’ at our picnic. We will capture it by drone photography hovering over the field at the picnic and we need around […]

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Golden Rescue Made Prime Time TV on The Rick Mercer Report

Golden Rescue Picnic now lives forever as a cherished segment of the highly popular Rick Mercer Report ~ CBC’s weekly celebration of all that’s good in Canada ~ because Rick Mercer and his film crew came to the picnic and then aired the show on October 10th.

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Golden Reflections Coffee Table Book

Limited EditionCoffee Table Book

Includes amazing stories of so many Golden Retrievers, you won’t be able to stop reading.

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Golden Rescue Annual Picnic

September 21st, 2019 2019 Golden Rescue Picnic

Save the date and get ready to load up the car and your Goldens for an action-packed day at the majestic Viamede Resort ~ nature’s paradise in the Kawarthas.

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Upcoming Events

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26 Sep
Design a Sign Ottawa

Design a Sign Ottawa

Grace O'Malleys

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19 Oct

LCBO Tag Days – Cobourg


19 Oct

LCBO Tag Days – Peterborough


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3174Golden Retrievers
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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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