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


20 Years and Counting!

Click here for a look back at 2017 video.

Hotline: (512) 659-4653 (GOLD)

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…

Amplify Austin - We Did It!

Amplify Austin!

To everyone who made this happen, to everyone who graciously donated and to everyone who showed us how much you care about these beautiful animals - Thank you!

Upcoming Events!

Save the date and join us for Gold Ribbon Rescue's Inaugural 2018 Gold Fest!

Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
DogBoy's Dog Ranch in Pflugerville
2615 Crystal Bend Drive, Pflugerville, Texas

$20 entry fee per dog - location rental donor sponsored, so 100% of fees go toward Gold Ribbon Rescue.

  • There will be much fun!
  • Easy "agility" contest for dogs of all ages
  • Training tips / Ask the Trainer
  • Photographs with your pups
  • Swimming pond
  • Prizes
  • Plenty of space for dogs to roam
  • Much more fun!
Number of dogs

Save the date!

The Alaskan Brewing Co. and Pints 4 Pups are happy to host GRR for an event at the Yard Bar. The beer of choice will be Alaskan Husky IPA, which is the brewery’s newest product offering. Other tastings will be available. A portion of all sales during the event will go to GRR. Please tell your friends and bring your Goldens to this fun afternoon.

April 14th
12:00 p.m - 4:00 p.m.
6700 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX 78757

Fiesta San Antonio 2018!

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

Volunteer Appreciation!

May 6th

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.



A simple way to make a difference in Austin.

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