Photo Policy


Do you have a cute, fun, or just plain favorite picture of your golden you're just dying to show off? Of course you do, and others would enjoy seeing it! Well GRCI wants to help you share them on our web site. Please send your photos in .jpg format to either Cathy Williams at or Beth Gerdes at and include a brief caption,and/or the name of the dog and owner. Please also specify if you would like your picture posted under Puppy Pictures, Member Pics, Events (if the pic is from a GRCI event) or Memorial for a dog that has passed. Our criteria for posting your photo is easy to meet:

We want pictures to show of members' goldens in their everyday family lives. This is not an area designed to be an area to show off specific dogs for the purpose of advertising or publicity for a kennel.


  1. You must be a current, paid-up member of GRCI.
  2. You must own the dog.
  3. The photo must:
    1. feature at least one Golden Retriever
    2. feature content acceptable to all ages
    3. be of a dog that is currently living - if passed please designate for our memorial page
    4. Be properly exposed and in focus
    5. Not show any placement signs, ribbons, or other competition result of any kind
    6. NOT be taken by a professional or show photographer due to copyright issues.
  4. You may include the call name of your dog(s). who they're with and the owner's name(s). NO phone numbers. NO Kennel names. NO registered names.
  5. GRCI reserves the right to refuse any photo they deem unacceptable for any reason