Golden Treasures Rescue (GTR) is an all-volunteer rescue, providing veterinary care, foster homes and permanent new homes for golden retrievers in the Ohio area. We rescue Golden Retrievers wherever we find them

  • Owners of Golden Retrievers sometimes have to surrender their dogs because of health, moving, or work schedule. We help find your dog a new home where he will be loved and nurtured.
  • Golden Retrievers abandoned or taken to shelters need special attention, and Golden Treasures Rescue will help with medical treatment and resocialization of each dog into a new home.

Our adoption fee rarely covers the cost of rescuing these wonderful dogs. We may take in a dog that is already spayed/neutered, but the next one that comes in may be heartworm positive. GT relies on donations, fundraising activities and grants for its income. We do not receive any state or federal funds. And, because GT is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, all donations are tax deductible.


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We are bringing in new dogs, but we need foster homes for them. We have

  • 18 mo. old male
  • 2 yr. old male - We need an adult only home for this dog. 
  • two 2 yr. old females,
  • three 3 yr. old females,
  • 7-year old female

Fostering a rewarding experience.  It is a great feeling to know that you have helped a dog move on to a better life. For every dog we can help re-home, we can open up a space to save yet another.

To foster a dog, we require a conventional fence (invisible fences just aren't secure enough for mill dogs) and a home with another dog. 

Please learn more about FosteringTo apply to become a Foster home, please complete our online adoption application.

Featured Dogs: 



Kelsie - Female, 3 years old

Kelsie - having spent her entire 3 years in a puppy mill, producing pups for the miller, only to have them taken away from her, she's more than ready to move on to a better life. She's good with everyone - kids, dogs, and people. All she needs is a little TLC and she'll be on her way. As with all mill dogs, she requires another dog in the home and a conventional fence.

If you'd like to seriously consider Kelsie, please fill out our online adoption application



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When there isn't space for a dog in need, we are forced to say "no", probably the most heartbreaking response for a rescue volunteer.
Learn more about fostering.

If you are interested in fostering, please fill out an application

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