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Old 11-13-2012, 04:10 PM
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Name; Pete

I thought it might be fun to add "What brought you to this Forum?"

I've been a member since 2009. Woody had just rescued me and I was curious to find out what experienced golden owners thought he might be mixed with. I also wanted to share my loss of Sammie my first Golden. I was so impressed with the warm welcome I received I decided to hang around.

Pete
Beautiful dog Pete and I'll add to my bio your "What brought you to this Forum" Great idea.
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Old 11-13-2012, 05:59 PM
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Name Dubraska

Location Santiago de Compostela, Spain. Soon moving to England.

Age - 24

Occupation Art History student, studied Law for three years (didn't graduate...HATED IT!)

Educational background Please see answer above this one.

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Hobbies my dogs, my cat, horses, movies, tv, my dear bf (hate the word boyfriend), fun girly stuff.

Pets- Max (8 month old Maine Coon), Rocky (11 weeks old)

Favourite Thing to Do with your Golden(s): we've only had him for like 2 weeks so...training him and playing ball lol.

#1 Item on your bucket list: Being a mom, hopefully one day soon, travelling, getting Max and Rocky girlfriends.


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Old 11-13-2012, 06:04 PM
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Location Vancouver, Canada

Age - 42

Occupation Former Registered Nurse who worked in palliative care/hospice. I am currently taking 2 programs (last course of my bachelors degree in helath sciences and a diploma in Rehabiltation Management) I am changing careers into Occupational Health - Specifically Disability Management/Vocational Rehabilitation.

Educational background Diploma in Nursing, Bachelor in Health Sciences and working on amy Diploma in Rehabilitation Managment

Attachment - Married for 12 years

Hobbies I am a silversmith and jewellry artist. I mainly work with enamel on silver but also set stones into silver sheet. I also am learning to knit, love to bake and go camping with my husband and dogs in our motorhome. Travel to exotic places is another hobby, when I can afford to go.

Pets- Murphy (GR 8 years old) Saffron (GR, relased service dog and general crazy fool 4 years old)

Favourite Thing to Do with your Golden(s): Take them camping. Also take them to our local dog beaches, for hikes and to hang out and snuggle on the sofa when it's too wet to venture outside.

#1 Item on your bucket list: Travel to Australia and New Zealand, tour around in an RV and see both countries from a local's viewpoint. Also to renovate my old house and save enough to purchase a small condo in Maui Hawaii.
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Old 11-13-2012, 06:16 PM
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Name – Michelle
Location – Ontario, Canada
Age - 28
Occupation – Management at Tim Hortons ....
Educational background – Studied Pet care and grooming, diploma received 2003.
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Hobbies – animals, dancing, music, sleeping, Magic the Gathering lol
Pets- Tucker: 6, Reece: 5, Pucci: 6 months
Favourite Thing to Do with your Golden(s): Napping together
#1 Item on your bucket list: Go on a nice trip for once


I’ve been a member of this forum since October 2006

What brought me here: Googled a Golden forum because I just got my first dog/Golden ever.
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Old 11-14-2012, 05:33 AM
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Not the #1 on my list, but totally can relate!!! lol

I tried the "here, have a fury 4 paw grandkid to look after", didnt work.... :p
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Old 11-14-2012, 05:51 AM
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I thought it might be fun to add "What brought you to this Forum?"

Really good one, so...

What brought you to this Forum: I joined the forum in June 2012 (one month after getting Pixie). And I was looking for general informations about the breed, nothing in particular. I was overwelmed with the amount of information in here and how people were willing to share their personal experiences knowing that somebody would be listening on the other side.
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Old 11-14-2012, 06:19 AM
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Location – Dallas, Tx area
Age - 61
Occupation – Accounting
Educational background – Business Mgmt and Accounting Univ of Houston
Attachment - Married almost 45 yrs
Hobbies – Camping, hiking, showing my toy breed in the International Shows.
Pets- 2 Goldens - Kye & Coop both 1 1/2 yrs, 7 Biewer Yorkies 8 yrs - 2 yrs.
Favourite Thing to Do with your Golden(s): Long walks out where no-one else goes. To be free with only the Sun on your face and your dogs by your side - Heaven!
#1 Item on your bucket list: Retirement next spring - Can't wait!


I’ve been a member of this forum since 2011

What brought me here: I had good luck with my Biewer Forum and googled to find a like forum for golden lovers. Found a home and some of the Best people. Now this is my family.
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Old 11-14-2012, 07:36 AM
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56 (much younger in dog years )
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Formerly studio musician/arranger in L.A. and Nashville. Music producer/songwriter/film composer the past 10 years.
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#1 is reading. Watching documentaries, movies, lake stuff, traveling, and making my wife giggle
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Andy (11-12 yo Golden) and Katie (9-11 year old Bichon)
Favourite Thing to Do with your Golden - Lay on the couch with his head in my lap, taking him swimming, hiking, to the store
#1 Item on your bucket list -
I'd like to find my mother, Ida Dean Richardson Anderson (Richardson, maiden, Anderson, married name). Over 20 years of searching and a million miles of travel I finally found everyone. No one ever heard from her again, but they were extremely delighted and moved to see us kids again and know what became of us. I suspect foul play of one kind or another (including a crooked probate judge). I'm only posting this because .. well, you just never know where a lead might come from. My sister, Beverly (left below) passed away from cancer not so long ago.



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******* Andy was proof Canine Lymphoma Can Be Beaten! - Have Hope *******

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Old 11-14-2012, 08:01 AM
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Danny, your post makes me want to send you a Cyber Hug. I can't imagine the road you have traveled in your search for your Mom and you can feel your love for her.

Really believe: Though your Mom wasn't a part of your life, I believe she knows and is proud of you and of your search for information of her. Mom's have a way of knowing things...they just do and the love of a Mom is like no other....she knows and she is proud.
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Old 11-14-2012, 08:15 AM
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******* Andy was proof Canine Lymphoma Can Be Beaten! - Have Hope *******

Tennessee Valley Golden Retriever Rescue ------------- Andy's Canine Lymphoma Thread

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