The Golden Retriever Club of America National Rescue Committee

Yankee Golden Retriever Rescue, Inc (YGRR)

P.O. Box 808
Hudson, MA 01749-0808
Phone: 978-568-9700 (Rescue Hotline)
Territory Serviced: Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont and Rhode Island

Organizational information:
Formed and incorporated in 1985, this 501(c)3 organization is insured.
Board and officers are elected.
This program uses its own facility

This program has written policies
This program works with purebred Goldens
This program requires an application fee of $5
They do not adopt out of the service territory
Requires a dog be returned if the owner cannot keep it
Takes ownership of a dog upon intake
Require a home visit before adoption
Follows up with adopters after placement
Dogs are observed and evaluated before adoption
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.
All dogs are altered (spayed or neutered) before adoption.
Other requirements of adoption: on our web site in detail
Other program features: special senior programs
Considerations for intake/surrender: no restrictions based on age or medical need. Do not take dogs with history of severe aggression toward humans or other animals.