The Golden Retriever Club of America National Rescue Committee

Evergreen Golden Retriever Rescue

PO Box 3088
Renton, WA 98056
Phone: 206-286-5900
Contact: Tony Bahnick
Territory Serviced: western Washington State

Organizational information:
Formed in 2004 and incorporated, this 501(c)3 organization is insured.
Licensing complies with state requirements
Board is elected.
This program uses foster homes.

This program has written policies
This program works almost exclusively with Goldens and Golden mixes only.
This program requires an application fee of $10
They generally do not adopt out of the service territory
Requires a dog be returned if the adopter cannot keep it
Takes ownership of a dog upon intake
Requires a home visit: Preferrably, yes
Follows up with adopters after placement
Dogs are observed and evaluated before adoption
All dogs up to date on veterinary recommended care, including regionally appropriate vaccines, before adoption.
Other requirements of adoption: telephone interview; good fit
Other program features: refer adopters to local shelters
Considerations for intake/surrender: temperament test; up to date on shots