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  1. Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hi All - My 4 month old Tucker is not currently on flea and tick preventatives but I would like to start him on one. For anyone in the Bay Area (or SF specifically in the Sunset area), what flea and tick medication has worked for you? Idk if I like the oral med option since it just seems so...
  2. Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hello! Our vet recommended we give a monthly dose of Sentinel to our 13-week puppy for preventative care. We live in Seattle and cases of heartworm in this region are low, as are ticks/mosquitos. However, being in a city with a high dog population, fleas are not uncommon. We also intend to hike...
  3. Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi everyone, I have a 6 months old poppy and I was using a Seresto collar for poppies, but my dog grew up pretty fast and the collar was just to small for her. Since the collar was working fine I decided to buy the collar again for dogs over 18lb, after the second day she got a terrible...
  4. Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hello All, Has anyone used Adams for spot on for tick/flea control? I have always used Frontline plus but just saw a commercial for Adams in my area and it is much cheaper. I was just wondering if anyone has used it and can recommend or not. Thanks.
  5. Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    So, I've heard about Trifexis and also Comfortis (pills for flea protection). I was interested in it because it seems to be more convenient than the usual topical solution that I've used in the past. I asked a few of the owners of Keisel's brother's on FB what they used. One male used Trifexis...
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