Everglades Golden Retriever Rescue, Inc. of Florida is an all volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to providing veterinary care, comprehensive evaluation, and quality adoptive homes for Golden Retrievers who are abandoned, mistreated, neglected or left at Animal Control facilities throughout Southern Florida from Vero Beach to Key West. Rescue services are also provided to Goldens in acute need of placement due to compelling family circumstances. EGRR also provides education to the community regarding ethical and responsible breeding practices, responsible pet ownership, care of the purebred Golden Retriever, and the long lasting rewards of adopting a Golden.
Dogs come to "Golden Rescue South Florida" from various sources within Florida. Many of the dogs are given up by their owners because they cannot or will not give them the much needed love, attention, or medical care necessary. Some of the dogs come from animal shelters. "Golden Rescue South Florida" found homes for 162 dogs in 2010!