Parent Clubs and Major Organizations
American Kennel Club - Breed information and education
Golden Retriever Club of America - Parent organization of the Tarheel Golden Retriever Club
Golden Retriever Foundation - Organization founded by the Golden Retriever Club of America to fund projects which further the welfare of the Golden Retriever breed through research, rescue, and education
Medical Information (resources - please communicate closely with your veterinarian for any medical issues your dog may have, links are provided as a resource only)
Broad Institute - Collects DNA samples and research the genetic causes of diseases in dogs as well as their human companions.
National Canine Cancer Foundation - A nationwide, contribution funded, 501 (c)(3) non-profit corporation dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health issue in dogs by funding grants directly to cancer researchers.
VetInfo.com - Information on hemangiosarcoma - a malignant, rare, rapidly growing and highly invasive form of cancer common in Golden Retrievers and other breeds.
Golden Retriever Club of America Health and Research - information about more common health issues in the breed and research in process to address these health concerns
Please consider donating to rescue organizations. The perform a wonderful service and are always in need of help. If you are looking for a new golden, please also consider rescue!
Neuse River Golden Retriever Rescue - Raleigh, NC
Golden Retriever Rescue Club of Charlotte - Charlotte, NC
Triad Golden Retriever Rescue - Greensboro, NC
SEVA GRREAT Rescue - Yorktown, VA
Training CentersBon-Clyde Learning Center - Sanford, NC
Durham Kennel Club- Durham, NC
Pet Behavior Help - Durham, NC
Teamworks - Raleigh, NC
Azalea Dog Training Club - Ogden, NC
Paws4Ever - Orange County, NC
Winston-Salem Dog Training Club - Winston-Salem, NC