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  1. Product Recommendations: Softer Toys for Big Chewers?

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    I just had an interesting vet visit with my 6 year-old boy golden! The vet said that it looked as though his regular chew toys (Nylabones and Benebones, never real bones or antlers) were causing trauma to his gums. The vet mentioned that gum/tooth trauma can actually lead to cancer. So...
  2. Sensitive Stomach - Elk Antler

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    I have a 7 month old female puppy. She's had diarrhea/soft stool issues for about the past 4 months off and on. She's been on metronizadole and currently Tylan which both work like a charm. Her soft stool returns about a week after shes off Tylan but after a return visit to the vet he said hes...
  3. Chew treats for puppies - are bully sticks bad?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    After hearing so much about them, I ordered these thin little 15cm (6inch) bully sticks online. It cost $10 for 10 plus $10 shipping! He seems to really love it. I just took it off him and gave it back to him, and noticed how gross it looks when it becomes white. Just then, I was looking up...
  4. Chewing, chewing and more chewing

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Our boy, Bodie, who is now 13 1/3 weeks, chews on EVERYTHING! As to be expected, so its not a big deal except he really seems to like chewing on the brick hearth and our fireplace tools, which we just don't understand. Our best guess is he likes them because they are hard and cold? So, I'm...
  5. Chew toys

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    We've just welcomed Sandwich into our home, and she is a JOY! She is ten weeks old now. She's gotten comfortable at home now, and we've discovered that she has got quite an oral fixation. She wants to bite and/or chew anything, everything. She is pretty receptive to us replacing items (i.e...
  6. Puppy questions

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Thank you so much for this forum - I have been digging around in so many posts and getting so many of my questions answered! It's a great resource. Zeke is my second golden, but really the first puppy that I have been responsible for, so I am learning. My husband has never had a dog, and this...
  7. Beef back strap as a chewie option?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Just ran across these back strap products. Anyone know if they are good or safe? Smelly? Doesnt say how they are dryed or cooked. Jumbo Beef Strap 5 inch beef back strap