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Information regarding the CDC ban on the importation of international dogs

The CDC  issued a blanket decision to suspend the importation of dogs from 113 countries, due to an alleged risk of rabies. While we understand the need for stricter rules and regulations when it comes to importing dogs — We do believe an all-encompassing total dog ban, including dogs from reputable rescue organizations, is an […]


Adoption update: Ryder, YGRR #5819

Hi folks at YGRR, We adopted Ryder a year ago, 3/1/2020, and he has been such a wonderful part of our family ever since. He was so nervous we first met him in the family situation room that we were worried that the adjustment would be a struggle, but it really wasn’t. After a few […]

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Where can I buy a 2022 calendar?

This is the current list of where you can find the 2022 YGRR calendar.  This list will be updated often, so please check back again! We thank each and every one of these businesses for supporting Yankee Golden Retriever Rescue! Please check our event listings to see where our volunteer Linda will be selling calendars! […]

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International Rescue update

YGRR has rescued another 10 beautiful Goldens from Turkey. Our staff and volunteers coordinated efforts and the mission was executed flawlessly. YGRR pays 100% of the costs associated with the care and transportation of  these dogs to the USA, and their ongoing care once they arrive at Riverview.  At a cost of over $2000 per […]

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