Hey Wyoming Golden Retriever lovers — looking for a Golden to rescue?
Here’s the good news: you’re doing an amazing thing by opening up your home to a Golden in need.
But here’s the not-so-good news: finding a Golden Retriever who needs to be rescued can be tough!
They’ve gotten so popular over the years that many rescues have a long waitlist of families ready to adopt a Golden Retriever.
But in this post, you’ll find Golden Retriever rescues near Wyoming for you to check out, as well as three extra ways to find a Golden rescue who needs your home.
Golden Retriever Rescues Near Wyoming
While there aren’t any dedicated Golden Retriever rescues in Wyoming, there are several in nearby states.
Here’s where you can find them:
- Golden Retriever rescues in Colorado
- Golden Retriever rescues in Utah
- Golden Retriever rescues in Montana
3 Bonus Ways To Find A Rescue Golden Retriever
If the Golden Retriever rescues near Wyoming don’t have a Golden for you, there are some other less-known ways to find a Golden.
The first option is to join your local Golden Retriever Facebook group and get active in there.
Sometimes people who need to find a new home for their Golden will post there to find a new home themselves instead of going through a rescue organization.
If you’re there at the right time, you may find a Golden who needs your home.
Just watch out for scammers!
(Watch this video about the UGLY truth about Golden Retrievers for more on scammers)
The second way is to visit your local animal shelter.
This is a long shot since Golden Retrievers go fast in these shelters, but if you check early and often, you may get lucky.
Plus, there’s always the chance that you’ll find another dog in there who steals your heart!
The final way to find a rescue Golden is to get involved in a Golden Retriever club.
The members there might have insider knowledge on a Golden who needs a loving home.
This is another long shot, but the more Golden Retriever lovers you know, the more likely you are to find a Golden of your own.
And speaking of Golden Retriever Clubs…
Golden Retriever Clubs Near Wyoming
Golden Retriever clubs can help you potentially find a Golden, but they can also help you raise them.
For example, your local club can help with:
- Socializing and exercising your Golden through their dog sports and other events
- Getting advice from experienced Golden Retriever owners
- Getting referrals for services like vets, groomers, and doggy daycares
Here’s the closest Golden Retriever Club to Wyoming:
Mile Hi Golden Retriever Club
Location: Denver, CO
Golden Retriever Resources & Tips
If you’re still trying to decide if a Golden Retriever is the right dog for you, or if you want to learn more about the breed, check out these articles:
- The Complete Guide To Golden Retrievers (Puppies, Price, Facts, Shedding & More)
- Golden Retriever vs. Labrador Retriever [16 Factors To Help You Choose]
- Is A Golden Retriever Right For Me? [Quiz]
- How Much Do Golden Retrievers Cost? (Initial Price & Yearly Costs)
- 63 Golden Retriever Facts You (Probably) Didn’t Know
- 17 Tips To Manage Golden Retriever Shedding (& Keep Your House Clean)
Here’s a list of everything you need for a Golden Retriever, and you can click here for a list of Golden Retriever rescues in every state.
Adopting A Golden Retriever
Adopting a Golden Retriever will put you on an amazing journey.
It may be hard to find one to adopt, but it’ll be more than worth it because of all the joy and slobbery kisses they’ll bring.
Have you rescued a Golden before?
Let us know down in the comments!
And if you want to learn more about whether or not a Golden Retriever is right for you, take this quiz!