Paws Across the Ocean China Dog Rescue Mission

Paws Across the Ocean China Dog Rescue Mission

With your help, we can save them. We are reaching our hands around the world to help dogs in need. As Good as Gold has joined a team of 9 American rescue organizations and 4 Chinese rescuers to save 99 dogs in China who desperately need…

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A Golden Journey

A Golden Journey

This spring, Peluche, Bella, Raymond, Teddy, and Suzie went on an incredible 2,400-mile journey from Puerto Rico to Illinois. These travelers are sweet dogs: golden retrievers and golden mixes. Hearts of gold are evident in the people and organizations that arranged their journey to find…

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What is the Wine and Candle Photo Contest?

What is the Wine and Candle Photo Contest?

The Wine and Candle Photo Contest is a great way to introduce friends, family, and co-workers to As Good as Gold. Photos of goldens and golden mixes are submitted. Voting takes place. The winners names and photos are put on custom wine and candle labels…

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Phase Three Re-Opening in Illinois

Phase Three Re-Opening in Illinois

As the State of Illinois moves into Phase Three, As Good as Gold has made changes to some of our procedures. These changes have been made to comply with state and CDC guidelines and for the safety of our volunteers and of our dogs. Adoption…

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Pre-Order Your 2021 As Good as Gold Rescue Calendar

Pre-Order Your 2021 As Good as Gold Rescue Calendar

The 2021 rescue calendar is off to the printer thanks to all of you who sent in photos, stories and calendar dates honoring your special goldens. Now it’s time to plan ahead and pre-order your calendars, not only for yourself but also for family and…

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Virtual Silent Auction is Live

Virtual Silent Auction is Live

To compensate for the cancellation of our largest fundraiser due to COVID-19, As Good as Gold is hosting a virtual silent auction. This event provides an exciting chance during your home confinement to engage in a bidding war over several auction items! You will find a…

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Should I Vaccinate My Golden Retriever?

Should I Vaccinate My Golden Retriever?

Vaccines are one of the safest and most cost-effective means of controlling infectious disease. There are several vaccinations which are considered core vaccines. The other vaccine options are considered non-core and should be recommended based on risk factors, life stage and lifestyle. This article will…

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Participate in our Virtual Auction

Participate in our Virtual Auction

To compensate for the cancellation of our largest fundraiser due to COVID-19, As Good as Gold is hosting a virtual auction in May. Register today with your credit card so you’ll be ready when bidding begins at noon on Saturday, May 9 until it ends…

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How To Clean Your Golden’s Ears

How To Clean Your Golden’s Ears

Your pet’s ears are very different than yours – inside and out – and many factors can lead to problems with your dog’s ears. Allergies to things in your dog’s environment (pollen, dust mites, mold, grass, etc.), also known as canine atopy; food allergies or…

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Plans for the 2021 Rescue Calendar Are Underway!

Plans for the 2021 Rescue Calendar Are Underway!

2021 Rescue Calendar Monthly Page Photo Submissions…Cameras Ready! Midnight April 30 is the submission deadline for photos of and stories about your AGaG adopted or long term care foster dog(s) for consideration as a 2021 featured calendar page. All AGaG adopted or long term care…

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