A well-mannered dog doesn’t happen by accident. Training your dog is one of the best investments you will ever make.

Golden Retriever Rescue of Mid-Florida endorses only positive, force free training methods.

We have assembled wonderful material from GRRMF valued trainers and partners for you to learn how to help your dog and family be the best they can be for each other.

Helpful tools for training – reading material and how to find a trainer

Creating Trust – understanding how your companion learns and how to create change in their behavior by focusing on what you want them to do rather than using force

Digging – why do dogs dig and what you can do

Calming Jumpers – the golden greeting is sometimes too ethusiastic!

Licking – why do dogs lick

Hyperactivity – outlets for energy

Signs of Fear and How to Help – understanding triggers and tips for comfort

Certifiying Agencies for our Four Legged Therapists – paying it forward with therapy work

Resource Guarding – making your dog and you feel safe


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If you are writing us about adopting a dog and do not have an adoption application on file with us, use this link to review our policies and process and complete an application.

If you have completed our adoption application, and/or have another inquiry, please use the email link to contact us.

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