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  1. Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    So we went almost 12 years of Goldens with no hot spots. But we lost our Golden Riley June 6th at 11 yrs and its been really hard on his little brother Benjamin now 6 yrs. So yep first hot spot finally got him. Its on his right cheek. I washed it and hit it with Dermavet the first few nights...
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  3. Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    My 1 year old golden, Jameson had a small spot under his ear which I suspected was a hot spot after reading lots of information online. He goes swimming a lot so I kept an eye on it and made sure to dry him off as best as I could. Right before I went on vacation the fur near the spot was all wet...
  4. Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hi Everyone I am new on this forum, and I have an 8 month old Golden named Indy. Very beautiful girl. Last week I took her to the vet as she had developed a hot spot. The vet prescribed her antibiotics, cortisone cream and medicated baths. She also recommended I switch her from Frontline to...
  5. Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    HI, everyone :wave: Please someone tell me how to effectively treat this skin disease?(hot spot?) She's 7 years old, please someone advice me. thank you very much! http://imageshack.com/a/img809/7481/k06x.jpg
  6. Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Charlie seems to have a never ending itch under his chin but it gets much worse in the summer months. Now, we are in the midst of a heatwave so he is really itching. I mean... I litterally have to trype with one hand and scratch his chin with the other.... all day long! :) So..... we found a...
  7. Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hi I am having an issue with my 7 mo old golden. In the past week or so he has began itching all over, his head, his legs, etc. I bathed him last night and noticed his skin was red in his armpit and other places. I noticed one spot where it looked like a pimple almost. I have also been...
  8. Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Again, my apologies if this has been mentioned in a previous thread but as much as I try to read on this site, I can't search all the pages :bowl: Karma has a spot on her left foot that my ex-trainer told me was a hot spot. It took some time to heal because she kept licking it. It was an open...
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    Hi! My 8 month old baby has recently started licking his paws and belly as well as our sheets A LOT. It started suddenly and lately it hasn't been as bad, but for awhile we couldn't get him to stop. Since he was also licking the sheets, I don't think it was an allergy. But there was nothing for...
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