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Journey To Joy – Rescued Golden Retrievers, Including A Three-Month Old Blind Puppy, Arriving Monday, November 26th At Pearson Airport Direct From Cairo, Egypt

Journey To Joy – Rescued Golden Retrievers, Including A Three-Month Old Blind Puppy, Arriving Monday, November 26th At Pearson Airport Direct From Cairo, Egypt

Twenty-four  Golden Retrievers, being rescued from Cairo, Egypt will receive the best holiday gift ever when they land safely into the arms of their waiting adoptive families on Monday, November 26th  at Pearson Airport, arriving via Egypt Air Flight #995 at 7:00 A.M. at Terminal 1. The excitement will be palpable as Goldens Laverne and Shirley, Lucy and Jacko, Bella and Cherry and Gameela, to name a few, will enjoy a new life far removed from the mistreatment, abandonment, fear, loneliness and neglect they have suffered.…

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Carol & Tom Schoeps

Golden Angels Carol & Tom Schoeps

Carol and Tom started volunteering for Golden Rescue at events in 2004 after they adopted their first Golden, Prince #434.  They adopted their second Golden, Reily #814 and currently share their home with Lochlann #1905.  Carol started volunteering on the hotline and then joined the volunteer coordinator team and eventually accepted the role as team lead.  Tom, who was about to retire, jumped in to help Carol, as she found herself with a lot on her plate as she also took on the Team Resources role. …

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Vaughan Kitson

Golden Angels Vaughan Kitson

Vaughan and his wife Lynda have loved and owned Goldens for over 25 years.  This amazing volunteer and Golden lover first was introduced to Golden Rescue at our booth at The Pickering Markets.  He, like many others, was stunned to learn that there were Goldens who needed rescuing.  After talking to a number of volunteers, he decided to get involved and help wherever he could.  Currently, Vaughan is our event valuator, which involves researching events throughout Ontario to see if they might be a fit for us. …

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Amy Graham

Golden Angels Amy Graham

Amy is a treasured GR volunteer who manages our Dogs in Program database.  Amy and Ian adopted Bentley #2137 two years ago and as Amy says, “seeing the joy and love in Bentley’s eyes and how he actually rescued me, pushed me to get involved with GR and to help wherever I could”.  How lucky are we…not only does Amy work on the database team but Amy, Ian and Bentley volunteer for events, sell Wishbone Lottery tickets, donate and help with the picnic and wherever they are needed. …

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Categories: Volunteer Stories|Volunteers