Late last year we mailed 228 Annual
Adoption Follow Up surveys to our wonderful adopters. This
survey covered Goldens (still living) adopted from 1997
through June 2008.
We only had five forms returned with no
forwarding address! Thank you all for keeping us apprised
of where you and our wonderful rescue dogs are living.
129 forms were returned.
Overwhelmingly, you are happy with your GRRI adoption
experience and would adopt from us again if you could.
Sadly, we learned that 8 of our
wonderful dogs had passed away since last year’s survey. Our
sincere condolences are extended to their families.
Someone questioned how much longer they
would need to fill out our survey; they had been doing it
every year for several years. We appreciate your feedback
and next year we’ll add a box that can be checked off if the
information has not changed from the prior year. We ask
that you continue to fill it out and send it back to us.
This is how we find out how our dogs are doing; if there are
any problems that have come up, if you have moved or if the
dog has died. And yes, we do like to hear we’re doing a
Another person commented that we don’t
adopt our Goldens to families with invisible fences. This
isn’t true. However, there are some Goldens that can’t be
placed in a home with an invisible fence. When this is the
case we clearly state it in our website summary. We’ve
placed many dogs in a home with an invisible fence.
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