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Upcoming Events

Bark in the Park - RAFFLE TICKETS

From May 20, 2022 9:00 am until May 20, 2022 6:00 pm
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Unable to make the event?  No problem, you can still support our dogs in training!  We will also have an online raffle option for a “St. Olaf’s Stash” lottery basket.  For just $5, you will get an entry for your chance at the basket and the lucky winner will have the tickets mailed to them!  Raffle tickets are available now through May 20th at 6:00 pm for those unable to purchase in person at Bark in the Park.

CDC Ban on Importing Dogs

Many of you have probably heard about the CDC's Temporary Suspension of Dogs Entering the United States from High-Risk Rabies Countries which was published in the Federal Register on June 16, 2021.

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Latest Articles

  • TRG 200th Home Sale Giveback Challenge
  • GRIN'S GOLDEN TIMES Spring Newsletter
  • Agility Information
  • CDC Dog Ban (2021)
  • Overseas Rescue & Why We Do It
GRIN is honored to be nominated for inclusion in The Raines Group (TRG) i5th Annual Giveback Challenge!  TRG partners with 10 non-profits and each will receive a portion of the profits from their 200th Home Sale later this year. There are two rounds of voting for this contest. The voting begins on June 1st and will take place on social media and TRG's website. Voting will be allowed daily by Read More
The Spring Newsletter is now available. This has exciting announcements and information!!!! CLICK HERE Read More
GRIN’s Park Event Season kicks off on Sunday May 22nd with our annual Bark in the Park!!!  You don’t want to miss what we have in store this year!  “Thank you for being a friend. Travel down the road and back again. Your heart is true, you're a pal and a confidant” We are throwing a party and inviting everyone we know for this year’s event- as we are delighted to Read More
Our GRIN Goldens, Doodles, Flat-Coated Retrievers, and other dog family members may benefit from plenty of exercise. Agility can assure they get the exercise in a fun format! Read on from the AKC website: Agility is one of the fastest-growing dog sports in the country—and for good reason. It’s incredible exercise for both you and your dog, and it forges an even deeper relationship between you. Plus, it’s exhilarating to Read More
Many of you have probably heard about the CDC's Temporary Suspension of Dogs Entering the United States from High-Risk Rabies Countries which was published in the Federal Register on June 16, 2021. The ban went into effect on July 14th and since that time animal welfare organizations across the country have banned together in hopes the CDC will consider an exemption for those organizations who have permits issued by the USDA Read More
Many of you may ask why we are engaging in overseas rescue.  The reason is due to the lack of Golden Retrievers who need our help domestically.  COVID has changed most areas of our lives and the Goldens have been no exception.  With the dramatic increase in working from home, the commercial breeders now are selling the breeding dogs that are no longer productive to the general public.   The demand Read More

What are people saying?

Everyone at GRIN has been supportive before, during and after the adoption of our senior girl Honey. We love our GRIN family who always puts the dogs needs first and foremost!
Lisa and Kim GRIN Adopters
"As we quickly approach the anniversary of Gus' adoption, our family wanted to send a BIG thank you your way. We feel so lucky to have found such a wonderfully supportive and dedicated group of people at GRIN."
Bethany GRIN Adopter
Fostering has been a wonderful experience for me, 12 years and 56 dogs later! I like being a step in the process of moving dogs into permanent, loving homes.