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  1. Help! Hyperactivity, aggressive play and barking. Oh my!

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi all, These forums have been such a wonderful resource! I am 3 weeks into puppy parenthood (She's 11 weeks old) and boy has it come with it's challenges! I did a lot of research and preparation ahead of time but training resources can certainly simplify the complexities of raising a high...
  2. Yo-Yo. Walking the dog.

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Let's take a walk. I walk Fitz around the block twice a day, a little over a half of a mile, total. He is 4 months old. Is this enough? when can I go even further? he gets his final shot this week. It seems like he just doesn't tire after our walks, he has even more energy than when we left...
  3. My hyper golden

    Golden Retriever Behavioral Problems & Issues
    Hello good people I'm a long time reader first time poster. Firstly let me thank you all for the all the great info on this forum. I have a few things to ask you guys but I'll start with just the one issue...... 1st issue and the most imports is my goldens hyper behavior / over excitement. I...
  4. Jumping 6.5 mo old

    Golden Retriever Behavioral Problems & Issues
    Hi all! I'm new and this is my first post. After my Bud died -he was my therapy dog and such a good boy- I got Murphy. Murphy is now 6.5 months. My biggest problem is that he jumps and bowls over everyone. He jumped on me while I was almost to the top of the stairs and I almost fell all the...
  5. Hyper Dog :[

    Golden Retriever Training
    Hello ! I have a two year old golden that cries, pulls, and jumps whenever she sees people. I cant have anyone over because of this ::no: She just loves people soo much that she gets very excited! whats ironic is that this is what drives people away :doh: lol! She jumps and scratches their legs...
  6. How long until hyperness dies down?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi there. Cooper, my golden mix, is three months old this week. Whenever we try to take him on walks he tries to play tug of war with his leash and he likes to bite at our legs. Even after a long strenuous walk, within 30 seconds of being home he will go after us and try to bite us. When...
  7. new puppy biting

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    :confused:Hi. We just got our second Golden girl, Emma, who is 9 weeks old. Our two year old Hannah was killed recently while at a "sitter". We have been devastated. We knew this new pup would not be like our Hannah but this new puppy is 100 degrees different. Very hyper and biting us...
  8. New guests make him crazy!

    Golden Retriever Behavioral Problems & Issues
    Hi all, My five year old golden Ohia is wonderful 99% of the time. He is great on and off lease, listens well, and is a mellow guy when it's just me and my spouse at the house. He gets long off-leash walks every day in addition to plenty of play time in our big yard. BUT, whenever we have...