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Sweet 16!
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Sweet 16!

Happy Birthday to Gracie!  Adopted from SCGRR as Daley in 2017, Gracie is doing fabulous. Still playful, a touch of arthritis, some hearing loss and vision but hey, that is 112 in dog years! You Go Girl!

July 10, 2021July 10, 2021In Blog
Calendar Pre-Sale Available Now!
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Calendar Pre-Sale Available Now!

Snap some pics of your favorite furry friend and enter our photo contest for The Happy Golden Days 2022 Calendar! Don’t forget to vote for your pups and have all your friends and family vote too! Photo contest and voting begins on July 1st  and runs through August 31st Calendar Pre-Sale Available through 9/30 Buy...

June 25, 2021August 12, 2021In Blog
Put on your walking shoes!
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Put on your walking shoes!

Thank You…Thank You for helping make our first Golden Road Walk-a-thon such a huge success! Lots of teams put on lots of miles with lots of golden smiles!   Please join us in our very first walk-a-thon! The Golden Road Walk 2021 is raising awareness for the importance of dog rescue while raising $$ for...

June 16, 2021August 2, 2021In Blog
Golf for Goldens!
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Golf for Goldens!

SCGRR is hosting our first ever Golf-A-Thon Monday, October 4th at the exclusive Coto De Caza Golf & Racquet Club It’s a dream course! Last year didn’t exactly go as planned but that didn’t stop us from finding creative ways to raise much needed funds to support our rescue efforts. All we need are golfers to...

June 15, 2021June 15, 2021In Blog
International Dogs Need Your Help!
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International Dogs Need Your Help!

Help us get them here!  SCGRR has rescue partnerships with countries all over the world, including China, Mexico, South Korea, and Turkey. These dogs come from extremely dire situations and find hope in a new life here in the USA.                   This could not be possible without...

February 5, 2021February 5, 2021In Blog
What does it mean to be a Foster?
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What does it mean to be a Foster?

• Be a “helping hand” in a rescue dog’s journey to a better life. • Help “house-a-tize” a rescue dog who may have gone stir crazy in a kennel; provide a transitional home environment for the well-being of the dog. • Help assess a Golden for more successful “forever home” placement. • Be able to...

March 24, 2020August 21, 2020In Blog
What you need to know about pets & hot weather
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What you need to know about pets & hot weather

With summer officially underway, many parts of the country have already gotten a preview of the hot weather to come. The ASPCA would like to remind you that dogs and cats can suffer from the same problems that humans do—overheating, dehydration and even sunburn—when the mercury rises. By taking these simple precautions from ASPCA experts,...

March 24, 2020January 16, 2021In Blog
Common Poisons that dogs ingest
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Common Poisons that dogs ingest

The following is a PARTIAL list of the toxins that you need to keep out of your pet’s reach.  Ibuprofen (e.g. Advil, Motrin) – In dogs, this medication can cause stomach and kidney problems & even impact the nervous system, causing symptoms such as depression and seizures. If you drop a pill, find it immediately!...

March 17, 2020January 16, 2021In Blog
Dogs, Swimming and Pool Safety
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Dogs, Swimming and Pool Safety

You Must Teach Your Dog How to Get Out of Your Pool!! Most dogs can swim naturally. It’s in their genes. Dogs DO NOT AUTOMATICALLY KNOW, however, how to get out of a pool. You have to teach your dog how to get out of your pool in order to prevent him from drowning! There...

February 23, 2020January 27, 2021In Blog