Golden Rescue In Naples, Inc. is a non-profit, all volunteer organization dedicated to finding loving homes for displaced golden retrievers. Golden Rescue In Naples, Inc. services rescue needs of the entire State Of Florida but concentrating efforts in Collier, Lee, Hendry, Charlotte, Desoto, Manatee and Sarasota Counties.

Foster Homes are always needed….Please help us keep our goldens out of the kennel…Please open your heart and home…

Click HERE for information on FOSTERING a Golden ~ Make a Difference!

Click HERE for information on SPONSORING a Golden

What's new?

Hurricane season is here!
Are you ready?
Do you have a plan for your family AND your pets?
 Please, lets not forget the lessons learned from Charley, Wilma and Katrina! For more info contact your County's Emergency Management Center or click HERE.

2006 Annual Reunion !!!
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posted 4/2/2006
***NEW*** photos added 4/8/06
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"Available Dogs" is always changing

Check out Golden Beginnings. Updated 2/26/2006.  Want to see your GRINinc's dogs story there? Email your pics and story to webmaster@GRINinc.org or info@GRINinc.org .

Updated *5/21/06*  Meet Chess on our "Sponsor A Golden" page.

Chess was an owner turn in back in March, she spent one month in the
animal aid center and arrived at my foster home 2 weeks ago at almost 6 years old, 111.2 lbs with a bacterial infection, mange, eye and ear infections, hypothyroidism and a coat that was so matted that she had to be shaved from behind her ears to where her tail begins.  What we found after that were sores all over her belly and on the inside of her legs...I've never seen elbow callouses as big as what I found on
 this little girl.  She's about 50 lbs overweight and can barely walk due
to this weight, she can only stand for limited amounts of time and then has to sit or lay down.  You can't feel any bones on her there is so much fat.   Her story is sad but seen very often, after 4 years of living with her family she was dropped off due to a family members allergies.  Her previous vet had recommended a thyroid profile but one was never done so she continued to gain weight.  Her liver enzymes are elevated and I'm
worried about that but we're going to tackle the other problems first and see if that helps the liver.  She's going to be a very expensive girl for the next month or so, that's for sure...
Read full story by clicking HERE.

Please help us help the dogs!


***Please Note***

Due to an overwhelming interest in our available rescued goldens,
we ask that you realize our organization is a 100% volunteer operated rescue. So that we may serve all, you and our rescues, in the most efficient manner possible we are in need of your assistance.  Please, fill out an application for fostering/adoption (you can print one right from this site, click HERE) and return it to us via fax or snail mail.  Within 1 to 3 days of receipt of your application a volunteer will contact you to further the adoption process.  Thank you for your understanding!

Featured Pet(s)
Hey ..i 'm GUY!!! I have been waiting a VERY long time for my forever home. I really cannot believe that no one has been interested in becoming my forever family. I really am a good dog. I am laid back, aim to please, don't mind a walk or two, like to just hang out and get alot of pets....I mean alot of petting and brushing...all that attention..I just love it...but you know what. I won't ever be a pest, I promise. I just want a family to love. I get along with everyone and will pretty much mold to your lifestyle. Please consider me. I am really getting depressed that I don't have a forever home yet. I am maybe 11 years old but I don't act my age. I have lost that weight that the vet wanted me to loose, I get some exercise and I am ready...ready to be loved and give love. Please consider me...remember my name...its GUY!! Call the rescue if you want to learn more about me...really I am ALMOST perfect...a perfect senior! Their number is 239 514-2715.


"Once someone has had the good fortune to share a true love affair with a Golden Retriever, one's life and one's outlook are never quite the same again. A warm afterglow remains that last a lifetime."
            Betty White, from Arthur Vanderbilt's book, GOLDEN DAYS

updated 7/4/06
Golden Rescue In Naples, Inc. is a 501c3 Non-profit organization.


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