Both Hailey and Charlie are 11 years old, weigh about 75 lbs, and have lived with their family since they were 2 years old. Hailey is a purebred Golden girl, while Charlie is a male Lab mix. Charlie is quite chubby and is arthritic in his back legs. He has started a diet, plus joint supplements, and is already showing improvement in his mobility. Hailey had a small ulcer on her right eye which has been treated.
Hailey and Charlie have very sweet, gentle temperaments and are good with kids and other dogs. They are housebroken, love car rides, and taking walks. Hailey loves toys and playing tug of war. This is a pair of easy keepers who will be wonderful companions in a quiet home and would love to have someone home much of the time.
Hailey and Charlie are spayed/neutered, up to date on their vaccinations, and heartworm negative. We expect them to be ready for their forever home in early December. They are a wonderful, easy pair who are trained and ready for you, so don’t wait to ask about them if you would like double the love!
If you have already been approved for adoption through SGRR, please contact the Adoption Committee to be considered to adopt Hailey and Charlie.
If not yet approved, please visit our website to lean more and to submit an online application. Click here to visit our website.
Please contact us with any questions regarding your application status.
PLEASE APPLY by submitting an application via this online link: Click for Adoption Application
The information provided on each dog is based on observations of our vets, volunteers, fosters and when available, trainers. While we do our best to report any and all issues, SGRR does not make any guarantees as to the health or temperament of any dog. Dogs evolve differently in different environments and we cannot predict with any certainty how the dog you adopt will act in your home.
SGRR Adoption Fees (subject to change)**
Puppies under 6 months $650
Young dogs 6 months - 6 years $550
Young dogs - Special Needs $450
Senior dogs 7 - 9 years $450
Seniors dogs 10 years and older $350
Senior dogs - Special Needs $300
Young Bonded Pairs $850
Senior Bonded Pairs $750
**Please note: The fees listed represent a slight increase and are effective for applications received after June 1 2014. We regret the need to increase the fees for our dogs, but found it necessary due to the increased costs we are faced with for each dog's care and placement.
A contract is signed the day of adoption. Under the terms of the contract, all adopters are required to bring the rescue to a vet within 7 business days. The dogs receive basic veterinary care prior to adoption. If your vet identifies an illness that an adopter is not willing to treat, then the dog is returned and a full refund is provided.
Many of our dogs are fostered in private homes and we do not have a facility to visit. We are committed to our dogs before, during, and after adoption! The rescue retains title to the dog and can never be released or sold. Should the adopters no longer be able to keep the dog, SGRR must be notified so that we can take the dog back into rescue and place it into another home. We reserve the right to remove a dog at any time should we find the adopter is no longer caring for their Golden in a way we see fit. Adopters then have to agree to follow up visits as needed.
Please be a ray of light for this Sunshine dog and make a tax deductible donation toward medical and other expenses. Every cent of your generosity goes directly toward the care of a Sunshine dog.
Your message has been sent to Sunshine Golden Retriever Rescue.
You'll receive a copy, too, at to help you keep track of which pets you've inquired about, and which shelters and rescues you've emailed.
NOTE: Some shelters have physical locations you can visit; some of these shelters may only have pets for a limited time, so please do not wait for a reply—just go visit the shelter! Other organizations are rescue groups run by busy volunteers who may take a while to reply. You can find information about the shelter or rescue group caring for this pet, and their adoption procedures, on the pet's details page on Adopt-a-Pet.com.