The Golden Retriever Club of America National Rescue Committee

Peppertree Rescue, Inc

P.O. Box 2396
Albany, NY 12220-0396
Phone: 518-435-7425
Territory Serviced: northeastern New York and surrounding area

Organizational information:
Formed and incorporated in 1999, this 501(c)3 organization is insured.
Licensing complies with state requirements
Board is appointed and officers elected.
This program uses foster homes and boarding facilities

This program has written policies
This program works with all breeds and mixes.
This program requires an application fee
They adopt out of the service territory
Requires a dog be returned if the owner cannot keep
Takes ownership of a dog upon intake
Requires a home visit before adoption approval if question on applicant
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.

Other notes: Other requirements of adoption: responsible dog ownership and good fit between dog and adopter Other program features: all adoptions begin with a two-week monitored trial placement. Considerations for intake/surrender: good temperament - regardless