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  1. Wart or Boil on Lower Lip! Please Help!

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hi everyone. My handsome golden, Sammy, is the love of my life. He is now 12 years old and still going strong (knock on wood). Today, I noticed he has this large boil or maybe a wart on his lower lip. Please tell me if anyone has seen this before and or knows what it is. I will eventually take...
  2. More Information on Emery Goldens (Houston, Tx)

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    A few months ago, my family and I have decided we are going to start looking into getting a golden and this forum has been so helpful in finding what to look for in a breeder. I've seen several posts on here endorsing Emery Goldens in Houston, Tx but cannot find much more information on their...
  3. Looking for reputable golden retriever breeder in Georgia

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello! My husband and I are currently looking for a reputable golden retriever breeder in Georgia. Please let us know if you've heard of or dealt with good breeders. Thank you in advance for any suggestions! P.S. We are looking into getting a female golden retriever puppy who has a coat that...
  4. Breeders— What do you look for in a puppy buyer?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi breeders! I recently placed a deposit with a breeder who took deposits prior to birth and now has 10 deposits but only 7 puppies so I’m waiting to hear back to see if I will be one of the 7 selected as a home to place one of his puppies in. I was wondering what do you usually look for in an...
  5. Breeder Check Texas

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi I've been researching several breeders and have been in contact with a few. Was curious if I could get some help confirming if a breeder is reputable and what to specifically look for. Everything checks out on my end but would love some more knowledgable reassurance! One breeder Im looking...
  6. Our new pup, Jax!

    Member Introductions
    Meet Jax! My wife surprised me with him for Christmas! Got him at almost 7 weeks. He’s currently just over 8 weeks. Ughhh we are in love ! He’s had no problems in the crate since we got him... goes potty 90% of the time on his pads... and has such a fun personality ! Sometimes a little too hyper...
  7. Such a color difference!

    Golden Retriever Pictures
    Color is never our primary purpose when deciding breedings, but caption this! ?
  8. Counting down the days to meet my pup

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    I’m so excited to be bringing home my first golden retriever puppy in 8 days time on Christmas Eve. He will be 8 weeks old when I pick him up and we are going to be calling him Bear! We already have a 2 year old Bailey the beagle who is great with all dogs and puppies at the park! I have two...
  9. Golden Retriever Aggression - PLEASE HELP!

    Golden Retriever Behavioral Problems & Issues
    We have a super sweet golden named Mia. She has lived with us and our border collie since we got her as a puppy. She loves people and would lick them to death versus biting. Never, ever shown aggression to a human. She loves kittens and cats and never hurts them, only plays or cuddles with them...
  10. Greetings from Arizona!

    Member Introductions
    Heya! I am Samantha. I am a teenage digital artist, and I have an AKC golden retriever puppy named Zoe! Zoe has just turned 4 months old. She is my pride and joy and I love her so much. I always have loved Goldens, but I knew I wanted one when I went on a trip to Hawaii last year in May. We were...
  11. LEGACY CHAMPION GOLDEN -- Yay on Nay? Getting a puppy.

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello, I'm currently in the market for a golden puppy. They offered me the "pick of litter" for 2500$. the price since then has gone down to 1900$. Can someone please share their opinion? This will be my first golden.
  12. Golden Service Dog NJ

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi everyone I'm looking for a reputable and experienced golden SD breeder in NJ. Anyone have any suggestions?
  13. Puppy and Cat introduction

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hello All!!! I received amazing advice and thoughts about taking time off work to welcome our puppy home and would love to hear thoughts on introducing our puppy to our cat! We will be bringing home a new ball of fluff (hopefully) in early July (breeding to take place in March). I have started...
  14. Looking for a Breeder in New Jersey

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi all- Grateful to find this forum. We recently lost our 10 year old Lab Lily. Our house is just not the same. After much thought we would like to bring a Golden Puppy into our family. I contacted Penny Lane but have not heard back. I am not looking for a "show" dog. Just a loving...
  15. Greetings from South FL!

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello All! I have been active on the forums, but just became a member. I am 25 and searching for the perfect golden puppy. Growing up, I always had a golden around (3 total, the current from Karagold - amazing dog). While I love Harley from KG, I have ventured into Canadian breeders with...
  16. Looking for a groomer - Toronto, Canada

    Golden Retriever Grooming
    Hi, Can anybody recommend a good GR groomer in the Toronto/Etobicoke area? I'm nervous to bring my 18mth GR to a commercial (big box) groomer, as I worry that they will just do a generic trim, which may not be appropriate for a Golden. I'd be happy to take her to a 'show groomer' (although...
  17. Help for torn acl

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hey everyone! My dog Tucker was playing in my yard and somehow tore his ACL. Apparently this is a very common injury- but just because it's common doesn't make it any easier or cheaper to treat!! A little background: I got Tucker as a puppy from a breeder. I learned though, buying from a...
  18. Golden retriever trainer in charlotte

    Golden Retriever Training
    Good Afternoon everyone, I just got a 9 weeks old pup and looking for a trainer. I am new owner and never had any pet before. for now basic obedience and crate training would be good and later Id like her to be a therapy dog. can anyone suggest any good trainer in charlotte area. also there...
  19. Breeder Recommendations!

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello, I am looking for a breeder who has Golden puppies that are one the darker side/ more golden but not red and that have the boxy/ square heads. I know that breeders shouldn't be breeding specifically for color but the past two Goldens I have had were more Golden colored and had the boxier...
  20. Red Golden in Florida

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi All, I have recently been trying to find a reputable breeder in the Florida area that has Goldens with a more Red/Chestnut color to them. Does anyone have recommendations on breeders with this type of Golden? Any help is greatly appreciated! Best,