There are many wonderful Golden sites out there and here are a few of our favorites.
DISCLAIMER: While we feel these links have a great deal of good information, please be aware
that these are private sites and we at RAGOM cannot control what is said on them and if we get
feed back repeatedly about concerns we will remove if so approved by the Board.
Pet Video – Created by petfinder.com, Pet Video
is a great resource for any animal owner. There are hundreds of training videos to choose from, ranging from puppy proofing your home, to jumping, to learning how to communicate with a deaf dog. Each video is short, easy to understand, and uses positive reinforcement.
How To Love Your
Dog – This site helps parents teach kids about compassion, commitment, and
responsibility. Topics include basic care and training, pet
loss, pet overpopulation, laws of the community, safety around
animals, and compassion towards older dogs.
Paws of Minnesota – This wonderful group trains
dogs to act as working animals for people with various
physical disabilities other than visual/aural. They
also donate the use of their facility to RAGOM on a
regular basis. Check this site out- it is
Mar Vista Animal Medical Center – Mar Vista Animal Medical Center is a great resource for a variety of medical issues. You can browse through their section on various surgical proceedures, or look through their pet library!
Animal Folks Minnesota – All of us want to DO something in the fight against inhumane breeding practices and this website is our start. It includes local and national information on issues surrounding puppy and kitten mills.
Minnesota Purebred Dog Association – Website is under construction.
Minnesota Dog Parks – Find a dog park
Iowa Dog Parks – Find a dog park in Iowa!
North Dakota Dog Parks – Find a dog park in North Dakota!
Other Great Golden Retriever Sites
Golden Retriever Club of America
– The GRCA is a wonderful source of information on Golden Retrievers in general, puppy referrals, additional rescue information
and much more.
Land Of Pure Gold – If you love Golden Retrievers,
you'll want to see this fabulous site. It is full of suggestions for people who love their Golden
Retrievers, has grief resources, wonderful stories and amazing links.
The Goldstock Fund – The Goldstock Fund has several great resources including a list of groups that offer financial assistance for owners facing large vet bills, information on canine cancer research, and a virtual library.
Other Rescue Groups & Organizations
Golden Retriever Club of America's Rescue Committee – The GRCA's National Rescue Committee is committed to
assisting Golden Retriever rescue at a national level. This site has many
interesting and informative articles about rescued Golden Retrievers. It
also has a state by state listing of rescue groups, so if you want to adopt a Golden Retriever, but
don't live in RAGOM's area, check them out!
Minnesota Partnership for Animal Welfare – As one of the nine founding members of MnPAW, RAGOM supports their mission of reducing euthanasia rates in Minnesota.
Golden Retriever Rescue of Wisconsin (GRRoW) – Wisconsin Golden Retriever Rescue
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