Available Goldens

We have several Goldens ready for adoption right now.

Browse the online profiles of these wonderful dogs and apply to adopt one!

Browse available goldens

A Circle of Love
A Plea for Foster Families

Fostering a dog in need can be one of the most rewarding ways to volunteer.

Thinking of fostering a Golden? We're always looking for good homes.

Learn about fostering

GRR Membership

Gold Ribbon Rescue relies on membership donations from caring individuals to continue helping Goldens in trouble.

Support Gold Ribbon Rescue by becoming a member today!

Join GRR

Learn About Donating

Your contribution makes an enormous difference in helping these beautiful dogs start a new, healthy life in a safe environment. There are several options for making a donation to Gold Ribbon Rescue.

Learn About Donating


Hotline: (512) 659-GOLD (4653)

20 Years and Counting!

Gold Ribbon Rescue is more than just a rescue - we are a movement…!

2017 Annual Report

Click to here to review and/or download the
2017 GRR Annual Report in PDF format.

Gold Ribbon Rescue has several preferred partners that help us with our mission. We are truly grateful for their relationships and support. We thank them for all they do for GRR!

Training and Behavior:


Gold Ribbon Rescue, Inc. (GRR) was founded in 1998 to meet three objectives. GRR's main function is to provide a network for sheltering, rehabilitation and placing Golden Retrievers in permanent homes in Central Texas. GRR's second function is to provide public education about responsible dog ownership and, in particular, about the Golden Retriever breed. Third, GRR provides a forum for Golden Retriever fanciers to meet. We are a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization as recognized by the IRS. More...

Upcoming Events!

Fiesta San Antonio 2018!

April 19th
Help us celebrate Fiesta San Antonio with this unique medal from Gold Ribbon Rescue!

Kendra Scott Jewelry Night @ the Domain!

April 24th 2018
6:00pm – 8:00pm
11506 Century Oaks Terrace #108
Austin, TX 78758

Kendra Scott also supplies champagne, lemonade and light snacks for shoppers. Shoppers *must* mention GRR at checkout in order to receive the 20% donations back to GRR. Same day orders can be placed to The Domain KS via telephone (512-879-3174) for later pickup as well, and will count for GRR if shoppers are unable to make the event. A great gift opportunity for Mother's Day and graduating students!

MVVC Backyard Bash!

April 28th 2018
1:00pm – 3:00pm
12117 Manchaca Rd.
Austin, TX 78748

MVVC is partnering with Gold Ribbon Rescue for an afternoon of goldens, games, photos, and lite bites to raise money for a great cause! We're helping to raise money for one of our long-time rescue partners, GRR, who help rehabilitate and find homes for Golden Retrievers all over Central Texas.

Join us from 1-3p and enjoy:

Shaved Ice Island, The Ruff Life ATX and Lofty Dog will be on site with us. Bring the kids and your dog and come enjoy an afternoon of fun and fundraising! Enter our raffle to be eligible to win some great prizes from from our sponsors, including Nothing Bundt Cakes, Independence Fine Foods and more. All proceeds benefit Gold Ribbon Rescue.

Volunteer Appreciation Party!
Apaws! Apaws!!

Celebrating all of our volunteers with great food and drinks and friendship, with live music from The Therapy Sisters! (And Gail, too!) Join us!
Graciously hosted by Gail March:
May 6, 2018
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11703 Santa Cruz Dr.
Austin, TX 78759-4221
Click here to RSVP.

Support GRR

Help fund GRR's efforts by buying from one of these cooperating companies


The next time you’re at Randalls link your Remarkable Card to our number 8583. Randalls will pay us a percentage of your purchase at NO COST to you. So use your card every time you shop.


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Shop on Amazon with this special link and donate to GRR at the same time.

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Direct Donation

Help us by making a tax deductible donation to Gold Ribbon Rescue.

Become a monthly donor and we'll automatically charge your credit card each month or draft your checking account.



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