Goldens Without Borders Works to Save Dogs Worldwide-Channel 13 News 10/21/16

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) – A new dog rescue in Las Vegas is crossing borders to save the lives of golden retrievers worldwide. Goldens Without Borders pays to have the dogs taken out of meat markets and slaughterhouses to bring them to America for a second chance at life. Golden retriever Abby recently took her first steps in America. She had … Read More

The College Football Dogs Arrived

They’re here!  The College Football Dogs — 18 Golden Retrievers from Istanbull — arrived yesterday, bringing AGA’s total of TDs rescued to 231. AGA resumed flights after taking July and August off — it’s too hot in the cargo warehouse for us waiting to board and deplane. There’s no Crown Room for dogs, you know. The plane is nice and … Read More

Air Canada and Ontario Animal Rescue Group Celebrate 100th Golden Retriever ‘Ruffugee’ from Istanbul, Turkey

BARRIE, ON, September 22, 2016 – She survived a fear-filled life on the street, abandonment, an amputation and political unrest in Istanbul, but today she will touch down at Toronto’s Pearson airport and her life will change for the better, forever.  Her name is Gidget (pictured) and she is the 100th Turkish ‘ruffugee’ to be saved  by Golden Rescue ~ Canada’s largest single-breed rescue … Read More

Meet ‘the golden retriever man of Bodrum’ and his ‘Golden Crew’

Living in his old minibus parked on the edge of the industrial estate of Bodrum in southwestern Turkey with his 13 dogs, this 56-year-old man has become known as the ‘golden retriever man’ of the touristic district. Şenol Özbakan has been looking after homeless and abandoned golden retrievers in Bodrum for quite some time now. The number of retrievers he … Read More

Rescued Love From Taiwan

Rescued Love From Taiwan is a group that brings rescued dogs from Taiwan to the United States. They work with rescue groups in Taiwan and California to coordinate fostering and adopting of these precious dogs. There are thousands of stray dogs in Taiwan. Many of these are purebreds. We have a demand in California for these breeds. We work with … Read More

36 Abandoned Golden Retrievers Rescued From Turkey

The Pet Lodge in Alpharetta, Georgia is a pretty golden place these days. The newest residents are 36 golden retrievers, rescued from the streets and shelters of Istanbul, Turkey. Lauren Genkinger, the founder and head of Adopt a Golden Atlanta, led the effort to bring the dogs to Atlanta. “This is the largest known rescue of golden retrievers internationally, ever.” … Read More

Golden retriever rescue group brings dogs here from Puerto Rico

Golden Retriever - Rescued from Puerto Rico

Though he grew up on an island, Cano never set paw to beach or frolicked in ocean waves. The golden retriever still hasn’t worked up the courage to swim in the backyard pool of the Manheim Township home he now shares with Sandy Jones and Joanne Pursel. He has, however, learned not to fear an outstretched hand, stairs or a … Read More

Golden Bond Rescue of Oregon takes on abandoned street dogs from Taiwan

Golden Retriever - Rescued from Taiwan

An Oregon dog rescue is reaching across the Pacific Ocean in its commitment to rescue golden retrievers in need of help, no matter where they’re located. Golden Bond Rescue of Oregon has been working with a Taiwanese rescue to take in dogs that were taken on as puppies and then abandoned when they grew to their full size. So far, … Read More