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Join Golden Retriever Enthusiasts in Arkansas!
The Natural State Golden Retriever Club INC is a non-profit group that is both AKC accredited and GRCA recognized.
Our mission is celebrate the breed and to have community outreach through education and events to be enjoyed with your Golden Retriever. 
Our members have wide scope of interests lending a neat dynamic to the group all the while sharing the same love of these Golden Retrievers together.
This website is under construction so please check back as we build it and this newly formed Club together.

Bringing Change through Meaningful Work with Golden Retrievers


Our club, founded in 2021, is dedicated to protecting and advancing the interests of the Golden Retriever by promoting responsible ownership and breeding. Our club is dedicated to preserving and sharing the history of the Golden Retriever. 

We are accredited by the American Kennel Club, and are recognized by the Golden Retriever Club of America. 

Join Us

If you love Golden Retriever Dogs you are in the right place! Come out and join us for some of our AKC, GRCA, Educational, and outreach Events. Like and Follow our Facebook Pages for the most current updates and schedules.


We are a 501-C3 Non-Profit Group dedicated to Golden Retrievers in Arkansas. If you are interested in sponsoring an event for our community and our outreach we would be grateful. Our Treasurer's email is: for more information.


We would be grateful to have any gift. 


Learn about finding a puppy from a reputable breeder who does all of the health clearances required by the Golden Retriever Club of America Code of Ethics.

*Every dog bred should have:  

     1)Pennhip or OFA x-rays for hips and elbows after 2 years of age 

     2) OFA heart done by a Cardiologist (a heart check by a regular Vet does not count)

     3) OFA eyes by Ophthalmologist (eyes rechecked every single year).

***This is the bare minimum that a breeder should be doing since this testing is the most valuable tool stacking the deck towards a healthy Golden Life.***

*Taking a dog just to a vet for a checkup isn't health testing- it is normal dog care.

*DNA tests are recommended and should be done in addition to doing the most important core tests.

*All of these screens are able to be verified on OFA.ORG with a dog's registered name.

Get Involved

We NEED Volunteers! The greatest gift you can give is your time! We have needs in many areas and you can pick and choose what ways you would enjoy giving back to the breed. 


Join us for our monthly Zoom meeting the 1st Sunday of every month @ 5pm.

Support events by coming out!

Volunteer to help at events you enjoy!

Come to train with us!

We look forward to seeing you and your Golden Retriever!


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