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  1. Frustrated with Painful Puppy Biting

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi, All - I really appreciate all of the info I've received on this forum over the last month and a half since we've had our puppy, Max. I've used it extensively to research food choices, socialization, and our puppy's diarrhea (which is thankfully over!). Max is 14 weeks old and we picked him...
  2. HELP PLEASE! Problem with 9 month old puppy biting hard!! I HAVE TRIED EVERYTHING!

    Golden Retriever Behavioral Problems & Issues
    Hi everyone! My boy, Koa, just turned 9 months old and a problem has started that I cant seem to stop... I taught him bite inhibition from an early age, but recently he is biting hands or arms and will grab onto a person's clothes or nip at legs. Triggers: When its morning, he will...
  3. Is this normal?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    I'm curious if it's normal puppy behavior or if it's aggressive behavior that needs addressing when our 9 week old female bites onto my young children's clothing (dresses and soft leggings especially) and growls, shakes and tugs on them. She sounds fairly menacing, though of course it's cute and...