Our Mission Statement

Adopt a Golden Nashville is an all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization established in 1998. AGN is dedicated to the rescue, care, evaluation and placement of abandoned or unwanted Golden Retrievers. Our mission is to promote the understanding, appreciation and care of canines among the general public through education about responsible pet ownership. We endeavor to raise awareness regarding the extraordinary unwanted pet population, and do our part to decrease it.


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Fosters Needed!

Do you want to help be a healing bridge for Golden Orphans waiting for their forever home? Then we need you!  We looking for foster families to provide loving temporary homes!
Without foster homes, we face having to turn away Goldens in need.

Volunteering Saves Golden Lives

As you pull into the parking lot you may not notice it at first, but Happy Retales—Brentwood, Tennessee’s elite pet destination—is nestled among the businesses at Creekside Crossing. Walking through the front door, you are met with everything you could imagine for your furbabies…

Your Donations Save Golden Lives

Adopt a Golden Nashville operates solely on tax-deductible donations. AGN maintains a strict budget and all donations go directly to the veterinary care and various needs of the orphaned Golden Retrievers in our rescue. AGN is run by volunteers with no paid staff.

Your tax-deductible gift is greatly appreciated and truly saves Golden lives. Every dollar donated makes a difference in the lives of our orphaned Goldens. Thank you for being a part of our mission!

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