Golden Rescue in Naples, Inc.






Notice Regarding

We will be closing GRINinc in 2022.

In proceeding towards this goal, GRINinc will no longer be accepting

grant applications

or doing further rescue efforts.

There are no words to convey our appreciation and gratitude to all of our members and donors over the many years. Your involvement and dedication mended hundreds of Golden Retriever hearts.

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts.

The Golden Rescue of Naples, Inc.

Officers and Board Members



Our Hearts Are With Our 

          GRIN Families...

In life I loved you dearly,

In death I love you still.

In my heart you hold a place

No one can ever fill.

Riesling-Beloved Rescued Dog of Beth Lindenmeyer

Emmett-Beloved GRINinc Golden of Laurie Jensen and Bob Fodor

Chance-Beloved GTR Golden of Sandy and Dan Strebler

Penny-A dear friend of GRIN and Beloved Gordon Setter

of the Goodman family

Spirit-Beloved GRINinc Golden of Dianne and Stan Kabala

Shiloh-Beloved GRINinc Golden of Pam and Ray Tucker

Rosie-Beloved GRINinc Golden of Sandy Green and Jim Wydick

Nigel-Beloved GRINinc Golden of Linc and Jon Hay

Lance-Beloved Golden of Bobbi Graves

Charlie beloved rescued Golden of Carol and Mike Fitzsimmons

Rocco beloved GRINinc Golden of Bob Brennan

Stewie beloved  GRINinc Golden of Maria Lorenzo and Peter Walsh

Molly beloved GRINinc Golden of Doug Johnston

Clint beloved GRINinc Golden of Sue Dauphinee and Ed O'Hara

Connor beloved Golden of Barb and Charlie White

Toby beloved rescued Labrador of Judy Wilson

Moby beloved GRINinc Golden of Wendy and Greg Rex

Brandy beloved GCGRR Golden of Chris Burgner and Lori Koss

Baxter beloved GRINinc Golden of the Denslow Family

Gus beloved GRINinc Golden of  Gail Brockett and Dianne Piercy

Moe beloved GCGRR Golden of Barb Blumenthal

Libby beloved Golden of Jeanne and Rich Josephson

Reggie beloved GT rescued Golden of Sandy and Dan Strebler

Chuckie beloved  EGRR rescued Golden and Harley David beloved GRINinc Golden of Brenda Sites and Larry Katz

Gracie and Sandi beloved GCGRR Goldens of Yvette and Dave Puskarich

Tucker beloved rescued Golden of Virginia and Greg Lane

Should you wish to share a story about your beloved golden who has crossed the Rainbow Bridge, please email and we will share your story at

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The Perfect Gift
For Golden Retriever Lovers
of All Ages!


Saving Dogs and Souls

A Journey into Dog Rescue...
by Patrick Metro

Saving Dogs and Souls is a collection of dog rescue stories taken from the experience of the author's wife. First as a rescue volunteer ​in Ohio and then as founder of a golden retriever rescue in Naples, Florida.

Readers of all ages will enjoy the compelling stories that are mixed with joy, sadness and humor. This book is a must read for dog lovers of all ages. It is dedicated to dog lovers everywhere and their tireless efforts in the dog rescue arena.

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Proceeds from the sale of this book will be used to support Golden Retriever rescue.