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  1. Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    My boy is now 18 months old and we’re starting to think about getting him neutered. His breeder said he might benefit from waiting a few more months. If we neuter him before age 2 will he still continue to fill out and will his head grow more? current pics of him at 18 months Thanks
  2. Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    My pup has been growing so fast. He is 48 lbs at 4 months. I’m worried. I have been feeding raw under the guidance of someone who has been “doing this for 5 years”. Thing is, she has been telling me to feed 1700 plus calories. I’ve since stopped and he is much better suited to 1400-1500...
  3. Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    We got Winston at 8 weeks and he was only 4.7 lbs....he is a leaner, darker golden but he was still much smaller than average. He is now exactly 7 months, and only 40 lbs. His father was 65 lbs, and his mother was 55, so I knew he would be on the smaller side, but I didn't think he'd be this...
  4. Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hello all, I was wondering if anyone has ever had a golden pup that was much smaller than the average golden? My Koda is 12 weeks and only about 13 pounds. She's a mixed breed, but has a lot of golden in her. Any similar experiences with your golden pups?
  5. Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    I'm new here, a first time owner of a now 9 week old female golden retriever puppy. Her name is Shiloh. We were unpleasantly surprised to find out that the breeder wasn't as amazing as we had hoped. :o( Our puppy is a beautiful purebred, but due to some unfortunate circumstances the litter was...