Formed and Incorporated in 2014; 501(c)3
Complies with state requirements
This program has written policies
Program uses Foster Homes and Boarding kennels only when no foster home is available.
Accepts purebred Golden Retrievers and Golden mixes only.
Behavior assessment done before acceptance.
Program does not adopt out of the service area. May consider it only if a special needs dog is available and not adopter can be identified within the service area.
Program requires return of the dog to the program if the adopter cannot keep him/her.
Program takes legal ownership of the dog upon intake.
Home visit with potential adopter before consideration of a dog.
Background and reference checks done and positive training methods used/to be used.
Follows up with adopter after placement.
Dogs are observed and evaluated before adoption.
All dogs are spayed/neutered before placement (unless medically contraindicated).
Dogs receive all vaccines (Rabies, Dhlpp and any other regionally-approproated vaccines) before adoption.
Dogs have all tests (heartworm, fecal and other regionally-appropriate tests) before adoption.