• China Dog Rescue

    YGRR Goes To China – by Devon Spirka and Lucille Brooks The planning stages of all this started about 6 months before we flew to Beijing, China and brought back…


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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…


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  • Rescue – Before and After Video

    This video was played at the 2017 YGRR auction. It clearly shows the extensive love and care each and every dog receives when they come to Riverview. Without your…


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  • YGRR Benefit Auction 2017

    SPECIAL EVENTS YGRR Benefit Auction! Save the Date:  Saturday, April 29, 11:30 AM – 4 PM Boxborough Regency in Boxborough, MA (Exit 28 off Route 495) If you are planning to stay…


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  • Volunteer Transport from start to finish

      An Odyssey of the Mind, and Soul By Brian Kling, YGRR President Four and a half years ago, in 2012, we drove up the driveway at Riverview to meet a dog…


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  • YGRR Volunteer Program

    Dear YGRR Members and Friends,  Each year, hundreds of YGRR Volunteers provide thousands of hours of service in support of various facets of our program including:


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  • Turkish Rescue Goldens

    Since the start of our Turkish rescue efforts during November 2015, YGRR has taken in a total of 30 beautiful Goldens in need from Turkey. Our efforts are continuing,…


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  • Sophie #5261 Sophie was rescued from a shelter in Turkey after the puppy mill where she lived was shut down by the government. Little did Sophie know that this…


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  • YGRR Wish List

    Welcome to the YGRR Wish List page! The following is a list of items that we currently need. We will update the list as the need for a particular…


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  • YGRR Wins 2015 Purebred Rescue of the Year Award

    We are excited to announce that Yankee Golden Retriever Rescue has been named the winner of the 2015 Vanderpump Purebred Rescue of the Year awarded at the 61st annual…


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