Dogs on Mars

Stranger in a Strange Land by Jeanne Spreen Three days, three weeks, three months. This familiar adage suggests how long it takes for a newly rehomed dog to acclimate to…

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Plan B Rescues Six

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade! We are so grateful for our GBR volunteers and their abilities to adapt and change course. This spring, our traveling  volunteers did just that…

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How To Choose A Dog Trainer

by Jeanne Spreen So you and Fido have decided to work with a dog trainer. Fantastic! Training can strengthen your relationship and deepen your bond, and the help of a…

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How to have a Dog Friendly Yard

 by Valorie Wiss If I had seen this article 18 months ago, I would’ve felt smug. I had the perfect dog yard because I’d been trained by a glorious Golden…

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Professor Yates: Long Road Home

Lessons learned from a resilient 90-pound golden by Vanessa Loverti As a volunteer Intake Medical Manager for GBR, you never know what situation is coming your way or which dog…

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What a joy Joy is!

When GBR caught wind of a neglected pup in the Eugene, Oregon area, they knew they had to act fast. A three-month-old Lab mix by the name of Joy was…

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Extra Protection For Your Dog

Don’t Let Your Golden Rescue Leave Home Without One by Jill Groves I want to take a few minutes of your time to tell you about a product I’ve been…

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Exercises You Can Do With Your Dog

Drop and Give Me Ten! By Nina, Editor in Chief of GarageGymBuilder.com Whether you like to exercise or not, it’s always better to have a training partner. If you are…

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Goodbye is the Goal

Adios, Au revoir, Auf Wiedersehen… By Gage Ziehmn Ardağ I know we’re a golden retriever rescue, but this time I think we can all take a lesson from the Kitten…

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How Do You Find the Right Vet for Your Pet?

Photo URL: https://cdn.pixabay.com/photo/2015/09/02/14/58/puppy-919213_1280.jpg No matter how careful and meticulous you are with your pet’s needs, it’s inevitable to run into some health scares and problems every now and then. When…

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For the love of Natascha

The Instagram Dog Community reflects the qualities of the dogs that we love and share – kindness, generosity, encouragement and love – and builds lasting bonds. It was that bond…

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Project: Taiwan Continues…

Since the first article about GBR rescuing dogs from Taiwan was published, volunteers have made several trips to Seattle, one to Los Angeles and one to San Francisco to meet…

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We’re Bringing Them Home!

SeaTac Flight 12/15/14 Since mid-April of this year, GBR began bringing goldens (and the occasional lab) from Taiwan. To date, 52 lucky dogs have found new homes in Oregon and…

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