Neuse River Golden Retiever Rescue
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Neuse River Golden Retiever Rescue

Holiday Parades!

2018 Raleigh Christmas Parade

NRGRR will be participating in two area holiday parades and we invite you and your dogs to dress up in festive attire and come march with us! Below is a summary. Please see more information on our Events page.

  • Raleigh Christmas Parade - Saturday, November 23rd in downtown Raleigh. Meet at the intersection of Hillsborough and St. Mary's St at 9 AM. Please RSVP to Ellen at

Hillsborough Holiday Parade

  • Light Up the Night Holiday Parade - Sunday, December 1st in downtown Hillsborough. Meet at the intersection of Highway 70 and Churton St by 3 pm. Please RSVP to Jane at

Winter Fundraiser

Winter Fundraiser Tshirts

We are excited to bring you our long sleeved shirts. The t-shirts we so popular that we wanted to offer something appropriate for our winter months. Don't forget about your holiday shopping, great gift for any animal lover! By purchasing you will be helping us continue our efforts to rescue, rehab and adopt.
Hurry, the fundraiser ends on November 30th! The shirts will be mailed to you within 10 days from the end of the fundraiser. Click here to order your shirts today!

2020 NRGRR Calendars Now Available

2020 NRGRR Calendar

Senior alum Patrick graces the front cover of this year's calendar and throughout are more goldens and golden-hearted dogs that have been rescued, rehabbed, and adopted through NRGRR over the years. Get your holiday shopping done early and support Neuse River Golden Retriever Rescue so more dogs like Patrick can be rescued and find their forever homes enhancing our lives and filling our hearts with unconditional love! 

Calendars are now available at the NRGRR Store and also will be available for purchase at the Rescue Reunion Swim and Meet and Greets through the end of the year.

Love Knows No Borders

Mei Mei

Our first four China dogs have now found loving forever homes! Stay tuned as plans are in the works to bring in 10 more China dogs in the near future. 

Click here to follow our efforts and experiences to rescue golden retrievers from Baicheng, China.

Meet and Greet
December 7th


Come meet our available dogs, talk to us about our rescue and the adoption process, and find out about fostering and other volunteering opportunities. We are at Animall in Cary Towne Center on the first and third Saturday of each month from 10:00 A.M. until 12:00 P.M.

Click here for more information about our Meet and Greets.


157 Dogs Adopted
through October 31, 2019

NRGRR is a 501(c)(3) organization in North Carolina that is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and adoption of golden retrievers in need. The organization advocates responsible pet ownership, community education and protection of all dogs.
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P.O. Box 37156 Raleigh • NC 27627 • Phone: 919-676-7144