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Laura Wilkins

Golden Angels Laura Wilkins

Laura has been helping Golden Rescue by fostering for almost 12 years.  Gracie #1546 was Laura’s first rescue and Barney #1920 was her second.  She has had Goldens all her adult life and now she fosters for GR and absolutely loves it.  Laura has fostered eight Goldens over the years...

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Jack Scott

Golden Angels Jack Scott

Jack and his wife Elsie have had dogs most of their life…many of them rescues.  Through friends, who had Golden Oscar #1945, they were introduced to the gentle, loving Golden and they were sold.  Jack and Elsie now have sweet Libby, a wonderful, sweet girl.  Libby and Oscar join Jack...

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Wanetta Doucette-Goodman & Dan Botnick

Golden Angels Wanetta Doucette-Goodman & Dan Botnick

Wanetta’s son fell in love with Goldens after watching Homeward Bound and on his 12th birthday, he received a Golden puppy, Shadow, who filled their home with joy for almost 14 years.  Wanetta discovered GR at The Pickering Markets and kept up with our activities on Facebook, but when the...

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Cobi’s Long Journey…

Cobi’s Long Journey…

We have now rescued over 3,000 Goldens in 29 years, there are many sad and bad stories but Cobi #2748’s story haunts us. This little girl came to us from a puppy mill and the best we can determine, she had no human interaction, love or kindness in her first...

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Categories: Healing & Hope

The light in his eyes was gone….

The light in his eyes was gone….

Every Golden story is different. Each Golden comes to us with their own unique circumstances. Some stories are unfortunate…some are downright tragic. We don’t know where Buddy came from and what his previous life was like, but we do know he had a difficult road back to health and happiness....

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Categories: Healing & Hope