Adoption Application

We ask that you review the Adoption FAQ’s prior to submitting your application.  It is important that you understand GRRAND’s adoption process and requirements, some of which may impact the suitability of your application (geographic areas served by GRRAND, fencing requirements, etc.).

Privacy Statement:  It is GRRAND’s policy to maintain confidentiality over your information. We will not sell, rent, or give your information to any other company or organization.

GRRAND’s Adoption Fees

Age of Dog Single Dog Pairs Pure Bred Goldens and Golden Doodles
3 and under $375 $500 $500
4-6 $325 $400 $325
7-9 $250 $300 $250
10 and over $100 Free $100
Turkey Dog $650


Complete your adoption application using the form below or complete the printable printable Adoption Application and submit it by postal mail.

Adoption Application

A response to each question on this application is required. If you omit a question, the application will not be processed when you select “submit.” In this case, browse through the application and look for the highlighted errors, make your corrections and then re-submit.

All fields are required
The average Golden lifespan is 10-14 years
Rescued Golden Retrievers may have been in neglectful and/or abusive situations, and therefore may experience difficulty making the transition to a new home.

Attention:  Your application is unable to be submitted and processed because we do not make placements in rentals or homeowners associations that prohibit the keeping of dogs.  There are no exceptions to this policy.

Includes grandchildren, neighbors, etc.
Example: M-F 8:30 - 5:00
Example: M-F 8:30 - 5:00
What interests/hobbies do you enjoy?
Examples: Work, school, church, etc.
Check all that apply
A dog with a medical condition, or that is paired with another dog and cannot be separated
Please identify the breed, age, and name of each pet
In the past 6 years, how many dogs have you owned that you no longer have?
In the past 6 years, how many cats have you owned that you no longer have?
Please describe these dogs and/or cats, and explain what happened to them.
Veterinary clinic information
Enter all requested veterinary clinic information for your current dog or cat. We cannot process your application without this information.
  • If you don't have a pet, enter the information for your previous dog or cat.
  • If you've never had a dog or cat, enter NA in the "Name of veterinary clinic" box.
  • Do not list the name of a vet that you plan to use in the future.
All fields are required
References
List three references along with area code and phone numbers. Your application cannot be processed until we have made contact with your references. In order to expedite the processing of your application, please provide references who can be easily reached and who have been informed that they will be receiving a call from GRRAND volunteers on your behalf. NOTE: You may NOT use your veterinarian or anyone else living in your residence as a reference. In addition, only one reference may be a relative.
Check all that apply. Cannot be a household member or veterinarian. Use this section if one of your references is a family member.
Check all that apply. Cannot be a household member, veterinarian or family member.
Check all that apply. Cannot be a household member, veterinarian or family member.
Please tell us why your home would be good for an adopted Golden
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