Amber 18-195

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Amber was surrendered to RAGOM from a Missouri commercial breeder after it was discovered she couldn't have puppies. She is a sweetheart who loves nothing more than to cuddle on the couch under a blanket, or to run zoomies around the backyard. Although she is shy around men, she will quickly bond with anyone who shows her love and affection.

To understand why RAGOM will adhere to our requirements for Amber regarding children and another dog, please read about Retired Breeding Dogs.

At a Glance #18-195

Golden Retriever 3 years old
Female 50 lbs

Available as of December 13, 2018
Fostered in Excelsior, MN

Status: Adopt Me
Adoption fee: $400

Children ages 10+
Another dog REQUIRED
Can live with cats
Physical fence required (no invisible fence)
Low energy
Children ages 10+
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Another dog REQUIRED
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Can live with cats
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Physical fence required (no invisible fence)
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Low energy
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Profile

Amber was surrendered to RAGOM from a Missouri commercial breeder after it was discovered she couldn't have puppies. She is a sweetheart who loves nothing more than to cuddle on the couch under a blanket, or to run zoomies around the backyard. Although she is shy around men, she will quickly bond with anyone who shows her love and affection.

To understand why RAGOM will adhere to our requirements for Amber regarding children and another dog, please read about Retired Breeding Dogs.

Updates

Thursday, December 13, 2018

To think we’ve only been fostering Amber for a little over 1.5 months is amazing. She has made such progress, I’m not sure I would have believed it was possible given the scared, shaking little girl that was dropped off at our house in early October. 

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Amber loves to run outside, play and hoard toys, cuddle on the couch, and has a normal doggie schedule of eating and going outside for potty breaks. She has even learned how to go to the door and whine when she needs to go out (which is rarely—she must have a very large bladder).

Her only caveat is running back to her “safe spot” on the couch after being outside, and she is still hesitant to cross over the doorway threshold back into the house. She still needs some time to learn that coming back inside isn’t scary. 

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Amber has also discovered the joy of a good head scratch, ear scratch, and cuddling on the bed late into the morning. Her foster parents are impressed at how long she can “hold it” in order to get a few more winks in each morning on the bed. She is quite the cuddle bug for sure. 

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Adopt Me: If you think Amber would be a good fit in your home, please review our adoption process. If you have already submitted an Inquiry for Application, email application@ragom.org with Amber's name, RAGOM number (18-195), the name you submitted under, and a sentence or two explaining why you feel your home would be a good match.