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  1. Tiny bumps on golden's nose

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hello. First let me say that I am not sure if I am in the right place to be asking a medical type of question as I am new to this forum, but hopefully I am.... I have a 1 year old Golden and 2 days ago noticed a few tiny round bumps on the upper black part of his nose and can feel them under the...
  2. Please help!! Need Advice

    Golden Retriever Senior Center
    Hi - My Golden is 11 years old and has been very healthy his whole life. This past summer he developed hot spots which the Vet said was normal and put him on on a steroid. The spots went away but he has been itching ever since. He is on allergy medicine and just finished an antibiotic course...
  3. Bumps on Head Cause?

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Benjamin has little bumps on his head 2 on top a few on the side and on and off under the ears. These are not puss filled but are raised and form a scab that will fall off then it goes away. They are little and individual also last several weeks. Any ideas what causes these and if they are a...
  4. Itching and Bumps

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hi All, I have come to this site numerous times to help out with any questions that I have had while my golden, Oakley, has been growing up! Everyone seems to have really helpful information, so I am seeking some opinions on our current situation. Oakley is currently 14 months and within the...
  5. Multiple lumps popping up on a 1 1/2 year old

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Hello everyone, like the title says my baby boy, Dante, is 1 1/2. Mommy and Daddy love on him and pet him every day so a few weeks ago when we found 4 different lumps on him it worried us. We immediately took him to the vet which dismissed it saying they were cysts. But they all came up...
  6. What to do about sores near elbow?

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    The side of her right side near the elbow has a small pink lump/bump/inflamed area that seems to have a little crust or scab. I noticed the left side has something similar but a lot smaller. Doesn't seem to be the elbow where she lays down, but could be when she lays on her side? Does anyone...
  7. Lumps on dogs ear.

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    A couple little bumps came up on the tip of my dogs ear flap. They have grown a little and are flaky. They're kinda like a callus like dead skin. Now I notice he has them on both ears. They are only on the tips.
  8. Pink bumps, scabs on belly (opinion on picture)

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Didn't want to hijack another thread so starting one here. Any ideas what these pink bumps are about? My pup is 16 months old and may have had a couple bumps/scabs on occasion. Just noticed many more of them now. Notice the pink bumps, scabs, and tiny black dots too. When she was a pup I was...
  9. Scabs on back and tail-repeat offender!

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hey guys, I have been dealing with the 'bacterial infection' skin irritation thing with my Golden for awhile, he got his first one when he was 9 months old I believe and they have come back about 4-5 times since (hes 2 yrs and some months) If I don't catch it it spreads really badly, the worst...
  10. Female Golden Retriever - Strange Bumps on Tits

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hello, We bought a "1 Year Old" female Golden Retriever out of the paper last week. The people said she had a batch of puppies and the "12 week old runt" was still trying to nurse when we picked her up. I noticed a day or two ago that she has kind of a blotchy coloration on her tits and she...