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  1. Breeder Recommendations in New England Area/slightly beyond (willing to travel)

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi all! I'm going to be a first time dog owner and I want to do it right. I've been trying to research reputable Golden Retriever breeders around the NE area (I'm from MA) and it is quite overwhelming. I have a couple that I found: Whalen's Wonderful Golden Retrievers in NY GousinsGoldens of...
  2. Breeder recommendation for first-time puppy owners in Chicago, IL area (happily willing to travel 2/3 hours!)

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Good morning! Our family is looking at bringing home our first puppy. My fiancé and I both had dogs growing up, but this would be our first as adults. We carefully looked at different breeds to make sure we felt confident in being able to meet the needs of the puppy we’ll bring home, and...
  3. NY breeder feedback?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi, new to posting but have been reading for a while, it’s been extremely helpful. Looking for any information on a breeder named Marie from 1959 kennels in NY. Not expecting, nor looking for, a champion bloodline, just a good natured healthy addition to the family. She seems very caring and I...
  4. Beginning a puppy search again!

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Yesterday I was informed by our breeder that she had made a mistake and will no longer have a male puppy for our family. We've been waiting on this litter since January. And so now we are beginning the search again. We lost our 13 year old golden last August. He was simply the best dog ever...
  5. Breeder - Virginia, Maryland, DC area

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello! My girlfriend and I are in the market for a golden retriever puppy that would join us at home in late August or Labor Day weekend. We would love to get recommendations of quality breeders from the community here. Our priority is health above all else—not looking to show the dog, just have...