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  1. American line GR in UK KC

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi everyone, does anyone think that eventually the UK KC will recognise the American line GR or do you think that the AKC GR will always remain in the US. I’m asking as I’m from the UK and I really like the shape of the AKC GR
  2. Anyone have reviews of Open Farm kibble?

    Golden Retriever Nutrition, Feeding & Recipes
    Open Farm seems to be the best healthy kibble option on the market. They're very transparent about their ingredients down to the exact bag and cook their kibble at 200 degrees F to retain nutrients. Does anyone have any first or second hand reviews of the brand before I give it a shot? Thanks in...
  3. Anyone heard of Grace N Goldens? Reputable or not?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi everyone! I need your expert opinions on something that I am very new to — breeder research. I am looking into one of the lighter colored Golden Retrievers (commonly known as “light creams”) and was looking into the breeder Grace N Goldens in Dallas, TX. It looks like she is a very active...
  4. Probiotics?

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hey everyone - does anyone have any insight into the best probiotics for dogs? My breeder recommends ProBios but I have seen some reviews complaining about the ingredients. I'm not a science/health wiz so I figured some people on here would know or have some recommendations. Thank you!
  5. Microchipping Age?

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hey, everyone. Does anyone know if there is an age threshold/how long to wait to microchip a puppy? Our breeder says she doesn't typically microchip that young (8 weeks or earlier) but by law in my area our puppy has to be microchipped by 4 months. Any opinions and/or advice? Thank you!
  6. Hi fwends🐾❤️

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    My name is Zelda and I’d appreciate if you check out my Instagram page 😍
  7. Reputable Breeders in/around TX

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hey everyone! I’m hoping to get some referrals for reputable breeders in TX. I am in the DFW area but am willing to drive. I have done my research and have had Goldens in the past but am relatively new to Texas and would love breeder suggestions and help networking. Our late Goldens were well...
  8. Is it my golden retriever pure?

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    So I've adopted a golden retriever in December last year, but I'm starting to doubt if she's a pure golden retriever because of how she looks🥺🥺 can you guys help me please? And
  9. Are German Shepherds different from Golden Retrievers in terms of Shedding?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Like Golden Retrievers, German Shepherds will “blow coat” at least twice annually with the changing of the seasons. They, too, will need brushing once or twice per week to help control shedding... any experiences?
  10. Question for Golden Breeders

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi! I've been in contact with a golden breeder who posted an ad for his puppies before they were born (he later explained that this was done in fear that the virus would deter people from wanting to come see the puppies/adopt if he posted it after they were born). I filled out a puppy...
  11. Searching for thoughts on a breeder

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi everyone! I am looking for any thoughts on an ontario breeder called “Grayvalley Goldens” in Ontario. She claims she is the best breeder in Canada with certified health on five generations. She is asking for 2500$. I cannot find any reviews and I certainly cannot find an article claiming...
  12. Meadow Brook Farm Goldens in CT?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Has anyone had experience with Meadow Brook Farm in CT? They seem very friendly and responsive.
  13. Is my dog getting an ear infection?

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hello everyone! I have a two years old golden retriever name Olive. She is a little ray of sunshine 24/7. Four days ago, I was trimming her paws and decided it would be a good idea to clean her ears too! That's when I realized she had one very dirty ear and one pretty clean one. I smelt them...
  14. Puppy with an attitude?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi Everyone, we got our Puppy last week, she is now 9 weeks old and she is the cutest. She is the typical mouthy land shark Golden. She loves to play and bite. We have 4 kids who keep her busy and run around our half acre with her. My husband tried to put a harness on her to walk around and she...
  15. Health concern and opinions on neutering

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    My family and I have been deciding on whether to neuter our 2 golden retrievers who are 1 year 3 months old. Does neutering help them to be less aggressive and would they stop thinking about 'those things' when they see a female dog? I did a little bit of research and found out that there are...
  16. I designed a golden retriever t-shirt

    Golden Retriever Pictures
    What do you guys think of the design ?! :thinking::thanks:
  17. Golden Retriever puppy - very independent

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hello, I am new to this forum and wanted to get some advice on my new puppy Bruno, he is a 13 weeks old english cream Golden Retriever and our First pet ever. We got Bruno at 10 weeks from a breeder and he has completely changed our lives (in a positive way). It's been a little over 3 weeks now...
  18. HELP - white spot

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hi guys, We've had our golden Henry for about 4 years now (going on 5yo in October) and I just noticed that a there is a white spot / patch of fur that appeared just above his left eye - I've posted a picture to show in the reply. Now obviously it didn't appear overnight but I just started...
  19. Golden Breeder in MN/WI/IA

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I am looking to add a golden to our family sometime this year - I saw a few discussions regarding MN/WI Breeders back in 2015/16 and wanted to ensure the info was not out of date as we are looking to purchase from a reputable breeder. I saw reviews and warnings about Muddy Goldens from a few...
  20. Is my male puppy to skinny?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi all, We are feeding our male puppy of almost 6months Orijen puppy large. He is now 44pounds. We switched recently from 3 times to 2 times a day food and are following the Orijen feeding guidelines. Next to that he gets sometimes some normal small snacks (carrots, rice, dog candies) but we...
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