Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Texas Coast
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Hello and welcome. I am so sorry about the loss of your Jake. As someone else above said, almost all of us here have lost at least one golden--I have lost 6--two adopted--over the years. It always hurt.
I don't know where you live, but maybe you could check with the nearest golden retriever rescue. Most likely no puppy, but maybe a younger dog. Maybe you could check out breeders in your area or close enough to visit and see for yourself. Also, I would file charges over the taking of your money and not delivering on the puppies. Good luck with whichever way you decide to do.
AT THE BRIDGE
SCOOTER 6/14/94 - 8/22/99
BUCK 2/8/95 - 5/15/07
HUNTER 8/19/99 - 10/16/03
KAYCEE 8-19-99 -5-25-08
HONEY ADOPTED GROWN 12/07/02 - 8/13/14
SOPHIE 1/8/04 - ADOPTED 2/17/15 - 10/12/16
GREAT PYRENEES SHAGGY adopted AT AGE 7 8/31/14 - 9/23/14
STILL WITH US GREAT PYRENEESE MOOSE adopted 9/30/14 AT AGE 7
Goldens bring light into the world.