Annual Rescue A Golden of Arizona Tucson Celebrates 14 Years of Rescue with Bark in the Park Fundraiser
This year, RAGofAZ has rescued 152 dogs and has paid $109,650 in veterinarian fees. RAGofAZ will not turn away a dog because of illness or injury. Their success is attributed to generous contributors and a group of dedicated volunteers.
This day commemorates and celebrate the life of your special Golden
Date: Saturday, November 10
Place: Reid Park, Ramada 15, Tucson
Time: 11:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Special Guest: Charlie – the RAGofAZ 3,000th rescued dog
Dr. Randy D. Aronson, VMD & Geren T. Thurston, DVM – Veterinarians/Practice Owners of P.A.W.S. will be available to answer questions about holistic animal health.
Mary Ketaily, Pet Communicator will answer a question about your Golden
Jay Smith, Community Dog Training will answer a question about animal behavior
Judy Lukas, Socks Judy with her spinning wheel to spin your Golden’s fur and crochet a bear (Wow!)
Debbie Troudt, Photographer will be on hand to photograph you and/or your dogs
11 to 12:30—Registration & Picnic Lunch with burgers/hot dogs, salads, chips, soda/water, dessert
12:30–Rainbow Bridge Ceremony—share stories about your pet(s) who went to the bridge 2011 & 2012 and receive a framed picture of your pet
1:30–Rescue Ceremony—share stories about your Golden rescued in 2011 & 2012 and receive an embroidered bandana
2:30 – Rally O sport — winners receive a prize
3:00 — Raffle Drawing
Pre-registration available on the website
Preregistration is very important so they are able to purchase the correct amount of food and prepare the gifts for the Rainbow Bridge Ceremony and adopted Goldens . Pre-registration fee: age 11 and over–$8/per person; 10 & younger – no charge
Registration fee at the event: $15/per person
Join your fellow members and adopters at Ramada 15 in Reid Park reserved exclusively for us for this event. Street maps to the park and a map of the park will be available on RAGofAZ website.
All well behaved, leashed dogs are welcome! Please contact Scottie McGowan, Bark in the Park Chairperson, with any questions at email@example.com or 520-360-4414
About Rescue A Golden of Arizona
Rescue A Golden of Arizona is an all-volunteer 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that rescues displaced Golden Retrievers and places them, through adoption, in “forever” homes. RAGofAZ has rescued more than 3,000 Golden Retrievers since it was founded in 1998 and covers the entire state of Arizona. For more information, visit their website at or find them on Facebook.