Vol 3 No 2

Spring 2001

Front Page

Features in this Issue:

Adopting the Right Dog for You


Auction Sneak Peek

Special Care & Second Chances

Coming Soon

Happy News

Letters to GRRI

On-line GRRI News Archives --

GRRI News Index Page



The ALOVE4GOLDENS Online Golden Rescue Benefit Auction

Here's a sneak peak at the terrific donated items that will be auctioned to benefit GRRI at the upcoming

ALOVE4GOLDENS Golden Rescue Benefit Auction  April 23 -30. 

Thanks in advance to all the bidders!

Handpainted Feeder

This 58 quart storage container with 2 stainless steel bowls is 12" X 17" X 23" and can be personalized for the winning bidder.

Donated by Ruth Osman

Handpainted Mailbox

Black galvanized steel with 2 Goldens on each side, on the front, and on the flag.  Golf scene in background, and each Golden has a heart charm on its collar.

Donated by Jeanne Urna

Gift Set for Kids

Features both "Homeward Bound" videos; the press kit for "The Incredible Journey;" "Barbie at the Dog Show,"  a 30-page coloring/activity book & crayons; Barbie Pet Lovin' Golden Retriever Puppy Twins accessories set; and "One Golden Year" a book for young readers by Colleen Hubbard.

Donated by Leslie Raicer in memory of Miss Scout and Tyler

Puppies, Puppies, Puppies 

Includes a Golden puppy gift bag, puzzle, clock, journal, appointment book, mousepad, 2 year calendar, 2 magnetic notepads, a bag of tennis balls, a woobie, a chew toy, Old Mother Hubbard and Solid Gold treats, and miscellaneous Golden puppy cards

Donated by Jeanne Urna, Elizabeth Gleason, Shayne Murray, Rene'e Herskowitz, Debra Furphy & Jannet King

Berber Fleece

Berber Fleece Jacket with embroidered Golden.  XL

Donated by Shayne Murray

Porcelain Figurines

A pair of porcelain Goldens, each approximately 4" tall.

Donated by Elizabeth Gleason

Customized 14 K Gold Pendant

A gift certificate for a heart or rectangular shaped pendant, customized with the face of your Golden!  Choice of engraving on back in either Block or Script type.

Donated by Elizabeth Gleason

Wastebasket & Calendar

Indoor Golden wastebasket and matching wooden wall calendar.  Calendar comes with order form for refill pages. 

Donated by Eileen McFadden

Plush Puppet

This large Golden puppet is 3 feet long from paws to tail!

Donated by Rene'e Herskowitz & Breeze, in loving memory of Stormy

Golden Dreams Print

By Sue Ellen Ross, unframed.  Measures 22" X 17.25"

Donated by Judy Laureano & Joanne Charney


Basket of Golden Goodies

Includes a Golden slate, the "As Good As Goldens Cookbook", "Woof Woof" collar bandana, porcelain puppy, felt ornament, key chain, puppy post-it pad, trinket box, puppy football tin, Lang & Wise puppies mug, and "101 Uses for a Golden Retriever" in hardcover

Donated by Elizabeth Gleason

Gigantic Golden Basket

Stuffed with 2 hardcover agility books, "Pets Welcome"  book (national edition), ceramic dog bowl, 3 embroidered shirts with sayings such as "Have you hugged your Golden today?", candy mold, welcome slate, mousepad, stack of miscellaneous Golden greeting cards, biscuit mix with a bone shaped cutter, shampoo, a woobie, a frisbee, and a collar.

Donated by Jeanne Urna, Debra Furphy, Shayne Murray & Jannet King

Small Custom Painted Golden Retriever Mantle Clock

5.25" quartz mantle clock, w/ 2 Goldens on the front ( one light, one dark) ... Also has alarm setting...takes one AA battery.

Donated by GRRI-NJ

Dog Frame Holder

A 5 1/2" Dog holding a 3"x2" frame and flag. Perfect for your mantle!

Donated by Jeanne Urna and Angelo