The Golden Retriever Club of America National Rescue Committee

RagTag Golden Retriever Rescue

P.O. Box 159
Waterbury Center, VT 05677
Phone: 802-253-2585 (No call after 8 pm EST)
Contacts: Tamara and Peter Burke
Territory Serviced: Vermont and New England

Organizational information:
Formed in 1996
Licensing complies with state requirements
This program uses foster homes and boarding facilities.

This program has written policies
This program works with goldens and golden mixes.
This program does not require an application fee though it is suggested
They adopt out of the service territory
Requires a dog be returned if the owner cannot keep
Takes ownership of a dog upon intake sometimes. We have started to do pass through adoptions.
Requires a home visit before adoption approval
Follows up with adopters after placement
Dogs are observed and evaluated before adoption sometimes
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.


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