PO Box 6, Great Mils, MD 20634

(855) 477-3728

we rescue golden retrievers

Adopt A golden

How do I adopt a golden

How do I adopt a golden

How do I adopt a golden

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Please download and review our  Adoption Guide to learn more about adopting from the Golden Retriever Rescue of Southern Maryland.

Adoption Fees

How do I adopt a golden

How do I adopt a golden

  • 12 months or younger - $600
  • 1 to 4 years - $500
  • 5 to 7 years - $350
  • 8-10 years - $300
  • Over 10 years - $150
  • $200 additional donation recommended to help defray travel expenses of dogs coming from overseas.

Application

How do I adopt a golden

Application

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Click on the button below to submit your application online.  Or, click HERE to download our application to complete later. If you choose to download the adoption application,  complete and return the application to adoption@grrsm.org, or you can send to: 

Golden Retriever Rescue of Southern Maryland, PO Box 6, Great Mills, MD 20634.



Home Visit

Home Visit

Application

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A volunteer will contact you to schedule a time to come to your home to ensure you can provide a safe environment for a golden retriever and to answer any questions you might have

Ask about our Foster to Adopt Program which allows a dog to be placed directly in your home.

Approval

Home Visit

Follow Up

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You will be notified by email once you are approved to adopt. Our Adoption Coordinator will provide the contact information for the dog you are interested in learning more about.

If we do not have a golden who is a good match for you we will hold your application for 6 months.

Please note that we require a physical fence, a canine companion (unless otherwise specified) and someone home part of the day for most young Goldens under the age of 3 years.

Follow Up

Home Visit

Follow Up

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We will contact you periodically to ensure you and your new fur family member  are doing well together. Please contact us if you ever have questions or concerns.