Our Old Boy, Rooks, “raced across the river” late yesterday evening. He said he wasn’t going to walk across a fancy colored bridge, he’d rather run across the river, to…

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This past weekend our beautiful Rocky crossed the Rainbow Bridge. Rocky, aka Rockman, Rock n Roll, Rockstar, Rockefeller, Rockilicious, The Rock, and more, came To White Whiskers Ranch in May…

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Jamie came to live with us as a very energetic preteen who loved to talk and had an opinion about everything.  As with all the Goldens we’ve known, she also…

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We wanted to inform you of Jack’s passing 5/23.  He was diagnosed with bone cancer 4/23. Even though Jack was only part of the family for less than 18 months,…

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Emma came to live with us in February of 2010. We read about her on the Golden Bond Rescue site and decided she needed to become a part of our…

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Some dogs are so special, they deserve more than one name. And so it was for Dolly.  When Kay Yates met Dolly at the Marion County Pound, she burrowed right…

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Maggie Sue Stine 2006 – 2018 Maggie knew things. Maggie was 8 years old when she arrived at her forever home from Golden Bond Rescue.  She was full of life,…

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Our dear sweet girl, Ellie AKA Ellie belly, Ellie Mae. She brought so much joy,laughter, and love to our home and the people surrounding her. Her passion was playing ball…

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This morning it became abundantly clear that the moment we’ve been dreading had arrived… as good as life was for Abbie now, her body (and spirit) decided that she needed…

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Approximately 10 years ago I was privileged enough to be allowed to adopt one of your golden retrievers. Sophie became one of the most loving and loyal companions I have…

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It is with a heavy heart to tell you that I lost Murphy to cancer this past Monday. He was diagnosed earlier this month. It had metastasized to his liver…

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Dear Ginger, You touched my heart. You were a little stand offish at first, didn’t like sharing us with Dot, even preferred to be outside, but oh, how you warmed…

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Beau was my 5th foster with Golden Bond Rescue (then his name was Pooky).  When I got him he was very timid and always hid under tables or in closets…

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On a sad note, we lost our sweet Jameson, a Golden we adopted in September 2016.  We were lucky to have him in our lives for nearly a year.  He died…

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No one knew his story. Rusty came to GBR as a starving stray, yet he had clearly been someone’s long time pet. Rusty had impeccable house manners and readily followed…

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It is with a very heavy heart that I inform you that Dexter crossed the Rainbow Bridge this morning at 11:30 in Hendersonville, TN. He passed with his head in…

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Molly came here two years and 13 days ago, a small, confused, trembling dog who had been surrendered to Golden Bond Golden Retriever Rescue. I had no idea how old…

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Andy (formerly Shiraz) came to me Feb. 10, 2013.  He, and some other dogs, had been rescued from a chicken coop in Southern Oregon in 2012. He was one distressed…

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                I adopted Rosie (Jessie #2505) Dec. 10, 2014. Her foster mom, Kathleen, wrote about her adoption below. Rosie was part of my…

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His name was Magoo when I adopted him in May 2015. But that name didn’t reflect this dog’s dignified gentlemanly demeanor and I called him Murray. Several times a day…

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  It is with heavy hearts we share the sad news that Gus is no longer with us. About six months ago, Gus developed oral cancer. The only treatment option…

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We just wanted to write you to let you know the beautiful Golden we got from you back in March of 2009 passed away unexpectedly this past Sunday. His name…

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On Tuesday AM, April 15th, Lizzie expired from carcinoma of the right nostril. Her brother Griffyn, a Cardigan Welsh Corgi, and her human companions, Carol and Joe Lambert, all were with…

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I wanted to write and let you know about Mookie (formerly Lucky) . We very sadly had to say goodbye to our sweet, beautiful, silly Mookie on December 21, 2016.…

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Petey was an exceptional fellow, a hero in our eyes.  For those of you who remember, he was a Burns dog, rescued from the horror of a “breeder” whose dogs…

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Charlie joined our family Dec. 31, 2015, and we tearfully kissed him good-bye March 31, 2017, taken far too soon by cancer.  But what a wonderful 15 months we had…

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Charlie Tse was one of the best and most beloved golden retrievers ever. He crossed the rainbow bridge peacefully on March 29, 2017.  He had been struggling with laryngeal paralysis…

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The short story of Kodah….aka the Kodiferous Kodester. Golden Bond’s miracle foster mom, Betty Lindstrom, was pivotal in our good fortune of having a wonderful dog named Kodah adopt into…

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We are so sorry to share that we lost our sweet, best girl Maya.  When we contacted Golden Bond in 2011, we hadn’t had a dog for many years while…

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I was adopted by my family in October 2009 at the age of 9.  I have been so loved and loved being with my family and especially my Golden sister,…

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