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Can you  help??
Working with the other Golden Retriever rescues in Florida, we have all been made aware of a serious case of breeding and hoarding of Golden Retrievers and Great Pyrenees and GR/GP mixes from another state.
 Starting next week we are all on "stand by" to be ready to receive large numbers of dogs and puppies.
We could be talking about huge numbers of dogs....of ALL ages. We are posting this now because we could be needing many, many fosters once the dogs arrive.
If you think you might be able to help PLEASE EMAIL LISA AT:
Tell her who you are and where exactly you live....address and phone number and whatever info you want to share. Thank you


Golden Rescue South Florida

A 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to helping homeless Golden Retrievers in South Florida

Dogs come to Golden Rescue South Florida from various sources within Florida. Many of the dogs are given up by their owners because they cannot or will not give them the much needed love, attention or medical care necessary. Some of the dogs come from animal shelters. When a dog comes into a shelter, it is very important that we get the dogs out as soon as possible (according to the shelter's policy) Often finding a place to put the dogs is a major problem for us.  We need foster homes because we have no kennel facility.

 Dogs are cared for in our foster homes where they are assessed to ensure an ideal forever home. All dogs are spayed or neutered, vaccinated, provided medical treatment and put on flea/tick and heartworm prevention prior to adoption.
You can find more information on fostering on the Fostering a Golden page.

We want to send out a special thank-you to those of you who support the GRSF financially.

   Well, 2014 is over. We started out the new year with a hugely successful, fun filled reunion. Great way to start. Our deepest gratitude to everyone who took part in 2014...volunteers,fosters, donors. Rescuing this many dogs could not be done without all of you!
Here are  our figures for the past year:
In any case. Here are the statistics for 2014:

Dogs rescued         144
Dogs adopted         136
Dogs PTS                   8

Of the 8 dogs we PTS, 3 were golden retrievers and 5 were mixes.
Of the 3 golden retrievers, 2 had cancer and 1 had behavior/aggression issues.
Of the 5 mixes, 1 had cancer, 1 was injured and 3 had behavior/aggression issues.

Total expenses for the year were $86,212.29.
Of that total, 70% was for vet bills  equaling $60,437.72


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