Recent Updates

Monday, November 11, 2019

Say Hello to Koda. She is a spunky 11-year-old Golden mix. She is being fostered in a home with two dogs and two cats. She would really like a home with another dog to be confident when her people leave. She... read more
Rosie, now known as Sadie Grace, has been adopted by a wonderful young couple. She has a new furbrother and playmate who is a 2-year-old Bernese Mountain dog. We are so happy for Sadie and her new family! read more
A few new accomplishments to share about Casey -- she is a bit more relaxed these days, and it shows in subtle ways. She no longer darts or dashes out of the house, but instead, she is much more leisurely about... read more
Dear RAGOM, On November 5th, Dakota lost his battle to cancer. We want to thank RAGOM for rescuing Dakota back in 2011 and allowing my husband, Paul, and I to adopt him.  The first thing you noticed about Dakota... read more

Sunday, November 10, 2019

Sweet Emma has been adopted by a wonderful young family. She will have a toddler sister to grow up with. We are so very happy for Emma and her new family! read more
Michelle—now called Meisha—has found her forever home. She will be living in Minnesota with two loving parents as a single child. She will be so excited to go hiking in the snow and have fun summer weekends at a... read more
Sweet Gracie has found the perfect family to love and cherish her forever. Her new parents are retired and will be home with her every day. She has a furry best buddy who will watch over her, play with her, and... read more

Saturday, November 9, 2019

I thought I would post a quick update for Rocky with some new pictures I took of him this week. He is SUCH a handsome dude, his face melts my heart daily. That said, he’s IMPOSSIBLE to get a good picture of... read more
Honey has recovered quickly from her surgery to correct and repair the femur of her leg. She is still not able to use the leg well, but is not in any pain at this stage. She doesn't let it slow her much, either... read more
It's been a little over a month, but it is with much sadness we are reporting the passing of Sonny Boy (formerly Mason 11-196) on September 27, 2019, due to cancer. He was the most wonderful dog and loved by all... read more

Friday, November 8, 2019

Ethan is a gorgeous boy who is a quick learner and wants to please his humans. He has been with us for ten days, and has come a long way from his first day with us. read more
Day 60 -- Leo spent the day at the vet. He was given his first shot of Melarsomine to kill the adult heartworms. He was a bit upset at the vet and did not like the crate there. He used his nose to try and get... read more

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Jethro continues to reveal more of his personality as he settles in here. He’s still the more adventurous of the pair and is the leader of their pack. He loves to investigate and is curious about everything. But... read more
I am Lisa, a pretty girl from China. Yes, China! I was found as a stray wandering around with my Poodle friend in Shanghai a couple months ago. Last Wednesday I arrived in Minnesota. I was welcomed into a loving... read more

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Kirby is just the sweetest thing! He’s affectionate, wants to be a good dog, is adorable, and cannot get enough pets! He’s doing so much better with the resident dogs and the previous snark rarely happens and is... read more
Hannah-Banana, as I call her, is on her second week in Minnesota. It is amazing how things change so quickly with these foster dogs. Here are some fun facts on this little girl: Love my balls Love my crate Love... read more
I was out of town for a few days and had a dog sitter staying at my house with the dogs. Carley handled the situation well. This is another example of Carley being able to handle new situations that in the past... read more

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

We just said goodbye to our Sadie girl. We are heartbroken. We adopted her through Retrieve a Golden of Minnesota just over eleven years ago. Her life began in cruelty. She was then basically a feral dog living... read more
Barkley recently took a trip to Duluth to stay temporarily with a foster who can help get Barkley neutered. He traveled so well in the vehicle! read more
As of yesterday, November 4th, we have had Katie for a year. We cannot begin to tell you how much this little girl has changed our lives. We always knew we would someday adopt a Golden from RAGOM, but we didn't... read more

Monday, November 4, 2019

It is with sadness that I notify you of Tovel’s passing on September 4, 2019. We adopted Tovel from RAGOM in May of 2014. His passing left a hole in our hearts. We adored this dog. We loved how he barked at UPS... read more
We're so pleased to welcome Harper into RAGOM. He is a sweet guy just recently retired from life as a breeder dog. He absolutely loves playing in our yard, rolling around in the grass and blending in with the... read more
Jam has been with us almost three weeks. He has adjusted well, considering all the changes he has had in those three weeks. Jam is a very sweet, cuddly boy. He loves attention and will crawl right up to your lap... read more

Sunday, November 3, 2019

We welcomed Dino into our home with open arms and quickly closed them around him. This dog is 100% loveable. All 81 pounds of him. Should he be 81 lbs? No. He should be around 70, so he has a little bit of work... read more

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Our precious Angel has been adopted by a marvelous couple who are both home most of the day. That guarantees many walks and trips to various locations since the couple loves to travel, and so does Angel! She... read more