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Heartland Golden Retriever Rescue

Located in Knoxville, TN ....helping 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 (voice mail).

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.

Directions to the Gala:

From I-40 East or West:
Take James White Parkway Exit (388A)
Off of James White, Take the Cumberland Ave. Exit (2nd Exit)
As you come off of the exit ramp, you will come to a 4 way stop light
Go Straight through the light
Immediately on the left will be the parking garage to the First TN Building under a blue awning.
Take the first entrance into the parking garage. You will have to get a ticket as your enter.

From the Parking Garage:
Take the Garage Elevator to the Plaza Level (indicated by a P in the elevator)
As you exit the elevator, follow the corridor to your right.
You will pass the entrance to the First Tennessee Bank
You will see the guard's desk
Opposite of the guard's desk, you will see a bank of elevators
The elevators on the Left ONLY will take you to the Club Level (26th Floor)
At the 26th Floor there is staircase on the left that will lead to the club
There is also another elevator on the right for handicap access to the club.