Heartland Golden Retriever Rescue is located in Knoxville, TN. We help homeless and displaced Goldens from Tennessee, SW Virginia, SE Kentucky, NE Alabama relocate to permanent loving homes all over the country.

For more information please email Heartland or call 865/765-8808

Mission Statement

Heartland Golden Retriever Rescue, established in August 1998, is a 501(c)3 organization formed:

  • to provide shelter for homeless, stray, abandoned, abused, and neglected Golden Retrievers;
  • to provide a good quality of life for homeless Golden Retrievers;
  • to provide through adoption permanent loving homes for Golden Retrievers;
  • to seek to reduce the numbers of unwanted Golden Retrievers through rehabilitation and adoption;
  • to educate dog owners and the general public about responsible pet ownership, including spaying/neutering, training and humane care of Golden Retrievers and other pets.