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  1. I Can't keep his collar on!!

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    My "puppy" is almost 10 months old and almost 90 lbs, and we would find he was constantly loosing his collar when he played with our pitbull terrier. He would kindly bring it back in to me, but we were baffled as to why it kept coming off! I then realized during the wee hours of the morning, his...
  2. Best Collar For Long Hair

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hello! Just wondering if anyone has any suggestions for a nice collar that doesn't mess up the wonderful Golden silky hair. The flat ones we use are fine, but I was thinking of something narrower, maybe, so it won't cause her hair to bunch up so much! Any suggestions would be great! :grin2: TIA!!
  3. training collars

    Golden Retriever Training
    My Deanie boy starts his training Monday and his trainer said that I need a choke-slip type collar. The problem is I had a very bad experience with choke collars when I was a kid (a family member was watching my cocker spaniel and put her out on a tie out with her choker, she ended up choking...
  4. What Collar for New Puppy?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hello All, We are receiving our new 8-week-old female golden retriever puppy next week. Her crate, bed, and bowls are ready and waiting. Can you please recommend the type of collar and leash that is best for this beginning stage? Any and all advice is welcome! Thanks! Kari
  5. wearing chain collar and nylon at the same time?

    Golden Retriever Training
    We use the chain collar on Hina (almost 7 months old) for obedience class and I also use it when we're out on walks. Here's a pic of what we're using. I've noticed that her fur has been wearing down on her neck where the two ends of the chain meet. I usually try to shift it while we're...
  6. Need advice on dealing with a good dog with one bad habit

    Golden Retriever Training
    I've got a 2-year old golden that is wonderful at home, wonderful at the dog park, and... mostly wonderful on walks. When he's leashed he is fine. Even unleashed in my yard if we're playing he's happy and follows commands. However, if he doesn't want to come inside when we're done playing, or...
  7. Cycle dog collars

    Product Recommendation
    Cycle Dog Do recommend them.... it's nice, being a cyclist... the tubes are being re-used. The pup top leash attachment is dual purpose... also a beer opener. they also have belts now... in case you need a beer opener on your belt, or need to leash your significant other. downside...
  8. New pup owner, in need of help!

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hello everybody! Please meet my boy Dobie, my 8 weeks old Golden. Really nice to meet you all! I have used a lot of post and information so thank you all in advance, thank you all or making this forum so active, it really helps newcomers like me. I got quite a bit of questions and I...
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