• Charlie – YGRR #01

    Great News for Senior YGRR Goldens by Joan Puglia, President and Co-Founder, Spring 2003 Golden Times Yesterday Eighteen years ago, on April 23, 1985, we admitted our very first rescue Golden. He was a thin male stray estimated to be eight or nine years old. His future looked very dim because his time was up […]

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  • Russ, YGRR #3525

    One Very Brave, Determined Golden Boy by Wendy G., Executive Director Most readers have become familiar with the photo of Russ who has appeared as a special orphan in our Golden Times Magazine and on the YGRR Web site. Russ’s story has a happy ending, although no one knew that the road to find his […]

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  • Promises Kept #1

    by Wendy G., Executive Director, from Golden Times, Winter 2003 It has always been the policy of YGRR to allow dogs to stay with us for as long as it takes to find an appropriate home. It is one of the ways in which YGRR is different from many other rescues and shelters. YGRR and […]

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  • Terrific Twosomes

    from Golden Times, Winter 2003 From time to time, owners surrender not one, but two Goldens to YGRR for placement. Once the dogs have completed their veterinary examinations and arrived at Riverview, our professional staff sets about evaluating whether it is in the dogs’ best interest to remain together. Each decision is made by analyzing […]

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  • Some Beneficiaries

    Some Beneficiaries of YGRR’s Look Beyond Time Fund In 1996, Robert and Barbara J. established YGRR’s Look Beyond Time Fund with a very large donation. The stated purpose of the Fund was to provide financial support for the care of senior Rescue Goldens, those age eight and older. Barbara and Robert wanted to make certain […]

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