Rainier joined our small family during “Snowpocalypse 2019”! All we knew about her was that she was approximately one year old, was from China, and had a lot of energy…but…

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Macduff has been with us for seven months. He is a smart, happy, friendly guy, eager to please, especially if he can earn a treat. He has adjusted to us…

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I had a Golden Retriever growing up and couldn’t wait until I had the time and space for my next Golden as an adult! As a rescue from China, Han…

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Just over two months into our new beginning and we both couldn’t be happier.  Barkley has filled a void in my life that I didn’t know existed , and I…

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We were looking to adopt a second dog. Our Golden Retriever, Hollie, passed on due to cancer several months ago. Our rescue, Hank, a lab mix, was looking very depressed.…

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Reilly J Pym Reilly is our fourth Golden Bond adoptee and our first from China.  She is an amazingly gentle dog.   We’ve never experienced such a mellow, loving Golden who…

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We adopted Willow (formerly Schmittie) in January 2019. We fell in love with her the first time we met her at her foster mom‘s house. She climbed up on the…

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Piercy had his first full professional groom today and looks like a whole new dog. He is still working on losing weight but has tons more energy and can walk…

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Taz ( he is now named Riley) came into our life at Christmas time after some unfortunate circumstances. He is a beautiful sweet amazing dog and we feel so lucky…

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I adopted Sophie (formally Jazzy) 4 months ago. She is such a sweet girl; when  she gets excited she is in full body wiggle.  When it’s time to go for …

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Marley (formerly Queenie) is such a delightful girl! She came to us from Beijing with an uncertain age and history, but Marley had a wonderful GBR foster home to get…

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Three-year-old Simon is my fourth Golden Retriever. He loves all people and dogs. A true Golden, he inhales his kibbles, so I got him a slow-eater “maze” bowl. He steals…

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Sherlock (Maui) arrived in the USA, dirty, very thin and very confused. Everything he knew was different: the language, the smell of the air, food… He arrived in Seattle late…

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She is wonderful and a perfect addition to our family. We love her so much.         Our corgi passed away a few weeks ago, so we are…

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Lincoln joined our family at the end of December. While he was unsure of his new surroundings, we couldn’t have been happier to welcome him home. In our short time…

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Rue couldn’t be any better. I have never seen such a sweet, smart and happy Golden. She has lost a few pounds slowly, obeys well immediately once she knows what…

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Ruth came to our home at the holidays and we celebrated her arrival, introducing her slowly to family and friends. We discovered that she loves small children, following them around…

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Poppy has adjusted to life in Portland very well. She spends her time hiking, at the dog park, and exploring her own backyard. She gets along extremely well with other…

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“Aspen” (formerly Tatonka) came to us in late 2018 as a 5 month old puppy in the F2A (First to Adopt Program).  The second I saw him I said to…

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We picked up Scotty from his wonderful foster parents, Dallice and David, on December 8.  Scotty was nervous on the 4-hour ride home.  Cars zooming by on the freeway seemed…

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Pumpkin is probably the best thing that has happened to us in a long time. She LOVES her new family (all her uncles, aunties and grandmas, grandpas and even great grandmas!) and…

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Stella came into my life in September 2018 while I was volunteering to help with the incoming China dogs at SeaTac airport. She was one of the “Beijing 30”. When…

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I adopted Mario on December 27, 2018. I wasn’t expecting to adopt another golden so soon after adopting Stella (GBR #3064), but when my yellow lab, Magoo, passed away unexpectedly…

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All the way from Beijing, China, by way of her foster home, Missy arrived at her forever home in Gresham, joining her new family of a small dog and two…

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Sasha is doing amazing since arriving in the USA and her forever home September 19th.  When we first opened the crate at SeaTac she was the one golden that sprinted to…

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Honey  is doing wonderful since arriving here in her forever home on October 22!  And she has stayed the same sweet, calm girl I met when she arrived in the…

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Sunny is doing great! We are enjoying her personality, intelligence and energy. She was a joy with family and friends over the holidays and seems to be adjusting well to…

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Our rescue dog, Murphy, was just so sad without Lucy (Rusty #2587 who passed in the fall of 2018) , so just before Christmas 2018 we started searching the Golden…

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We have re-named her Luna. And she is a great dog. She has a new sister from Match Made in Heaven rescue.  Luna and I go on 3-4 mile hikes…

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