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  1. Tail Thinning ... ?

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Excuse the poor title of this post -- but it's exactly what it says; I've noticed that my 6-year-old golden girl's tail is thinning. She has always had a thick, healthy tail. I never thought twice about it honestly ... until now. On another note, she also has dandruff/dry skin. Every time I...
  2. Please Help Our Golden Puppy

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hey everyone, I apologize if I'm not doing this right. I have little experience with forums but we are turning to the internet when our vet is giving little to no information. We recently adopted a golden puppy from a rescue. Little information was given to us besides that he was AKC but...
  3. Need Help

    Golden Retriever Grooming
    Hello all , I do have a 3 month old golden retriever puppy . For the past 1 week , while i am combing his hair , I am able to see a lot a hair in my comb . Apart from this , i am able to see hairs of the floor . How to stop it . Thanks Pravin
  4. Skin infection!

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hello everyone! I'm abhiram, owner of LOUIS(1.4yrs old-GR) from INDIA. Since months he has been suffering with skin infection. I took him to the near by doctors and got him diagnosed. well the result of the diagnosis is ATOPIC DERMATITIS (superior pyoderma)...
  5. Golden Recovering From Allergies

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hi All, my 9 month old Golden is finally on the recovering end of a 2 month battle with food allergies. We finally determined he is allergic to some grains and any amount of chicken. We have him on duck/potato grain-free food right now which has not bothered him for the last 6 weeks. However...
  6. Lots of hair on the lawn

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hi there, we recently adopted a Golden and in a week we already have the garden full of hair. Does any of you know what can we do to reduce her hair loss? We comb her fur every day once a day. The veterinarian told us she is very healthy. How can we clean the hair accumulated already on the...
  7. Thinning Hair

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hi, My gorgeous 9 month old Goldie is currently shedding a lot of hair. I was wondering if this is normal? Every day he loses handfuls and it is getting very thin. I brush him regularly and also use a deshedder. Will his beautiful thick coat come back?
  8. Our Golden is loosing her hair :(

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hi everyone! My husband and I have had our Golden, Daisy May for 3 years now. We had been very lucky and never had any health or behavioral problems with her until last June. She started having very dry patches. We noticed the one on her forehead first. Her hair started slowly getting thin...
  9. Bald Spot on Tail

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hi Everyone- I hope someone has some advise on this. My 4 year old Dusty developed a bald spot a few inches from the base of his tail about a year ago. He lost the hair about the time we moved and just figured he got stressed out with the move (it was a big move from CA to CO all by car). We...