The Golden Retriever Club of America National Rescue Committee

Golden Retriever Rescue Club of Charlotte

P.O. Box 471931
Charlotte, NC 28247-1931
Phone: 704-348-1573
Territory Serviced: Mecklenburg County and surrounding areas. Strong preference give to local applicants.

Organizational information:
Formed in 1985 and incorporated in 2001, this 501(c)3 organization is insured.
Licensing complies with state requirements
Board and officers are elected.
This program uses primarily foster homes but will use boarding facilities until a foster home is available

This program has written policies
This program works with purebred Goldens and some Golden mixes (if space available)
This program does not require an application fee
They occasionally adopt out of the service territory but preference is given to local applicants.
Requires a dog be returned if the owner cannot keep
Takes ownership of a dog upon intake
Requires a home visit before adoption approval
Follows up with adopters after placement
Dogs are observed and evaluated before adoption
All dogs receive all vaccines (Rabies, DHLPP and any other regionally appropriate tests) before adoption
All dogs have all tests (heartworm, fecal and other regionally appropriate tests) before adoption.
All dogs are altered (spayed or neutered) before adoption.