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Welcome to Retrievers & Friends of Southern California, Inc.
We are an all-volunteer, non-profit organization
devoted to finding homes for Golden Retrievers & Labrador
Retrievers, as well as other breeds of dogs as space allows.
Can you provide a foster home or forever home to a pet in need?
Heed the call to make a difference by opening your heart and your
Follow us on Facebook to see all
of the latest activities at the rescue
This is the time of year we celebrate Thanksgiving.
We are thankful for our beautiful rescue center and the foster homes that help care for the many animals in our program.
The dog trainers who all give of their time to help work with the dogs, getting them ready for adoption.
We appreciate the veterinarians who help us provide the best care for the animals at the rescue.
We are thankful for the support of the many people who make it possible for so many animals to find loving homes.
Thank you to all the people and families who have adopted and provided a loving home for one or more of our precious animals.
We are all Thankful and blessed to be able to be a part of this wonderful group of people all working to make a difference.
Stacia's Bright Little Something
We want to thank this wonderful group who came to visit and donated so much to help the rescue.
One of the most important things in caring
for our dogs at the rescue is climate
We want to make sure they
are comfortable by providing air
conditioning for them in the hot summer
In the cold winder
months they are kept cozy thanks to the heat
As you can imagine our Edison bill is high. We are
looking into getting Solar. We have been given a
few prices and options.
You can help RFSC when you do your shopping
It's easy to support RFSC when you shop at Ralph's or Amazon.
You can register your Ralph's card
with the Ralph's community
rewards program and earn money for RFSC when you shop.
Even if you have already registered, you MUST
re-register every year in September/October. Please
register or re-register now. If you have already
registered your Ralphs' card, please note that our
organization number has changed. Our new organization
number is RV651.
to register your
Ralph's Rewards card. Amazon.com
donates 0.5% of eligible
purchases to your charitable organization. Just pick
Retrievers and Friends as your charitable organization and be
sure to use smile.amazon.com
to make your purchases. You can use your existing
Visit Jolinda's ETSY Store:
||One of our volunteers, Jolinda, makes custom birdhouses and donates the proceeds of her sales to RFSC.
She takes special orders and can include the
customers own personal treasures on the birdhouses.
Retrievers & Friends of Southern California, Inc.,
was formed to rescue and re-home Golden Retrievers and Labrador
Retrievers, providing an alternative to the animal shelter for
owners who can no longer keep their dogs.
We are a full-service rescue, with dogs
coming to us from all over the Southern California area for foster
care services. RFSC not only provides care for dogs while they are
waiting for adoption, but we provide follow-up assistance for the
life of the dog. If for any reason a family can not keep a dog, the
dog is brought back to the organization for placement.
We have volunteers that perform home visits
before each adoption. Our geographic adoption area is Riverside,
San Diego, Orange and certain areas of San Bernardino counties. We
cover areas of San Bernardino county that are 1 hour or less driving
distance from Temecula.
In addition to Golden Retrievers and Labrador
Retrievers, RFSC also accepts mixed breeds and other small
purebred dogs as space allows. We accept Goldens and Labs of all
ages, including seniors and those with special needs. All dogs are
spayed and neutered and updated on vaccinations if not already done
by the owner. Dogs with special medical needs are further evaluated
by our veterinarian for treatment.
Your donations are always appreciated and
help us to continue to care for these special dogs. Because we are
an all-volunteer group, 100% of all adoption fees and donations are
used for the care of the dogs in our program. Your tax-deductible
donations are appreciated!