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  1. A very ill golden girl and nobody can figure out what is wrong :(

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hello! I have a friend who moved in Germany and has a golden retriever female from my girl, now she is 2 years and 3 months old. I am very worried because nobody could figure out what her illness is and it is getting worse…we need to find out what’s wrong so we can treat her. She lost 4 kg in...
  2. Meet Angel and Buddy

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    :) Buddy my 3 year old has been diagnosed with type 3 cancer. Apparently it is the fastest moving cancer and impervious to chemo. I noticed a small lump on his head (between his eyes) around April 27th...had it removed and sent out for biopsy. Results...
  3. Sebastian is not adjusting well to his new limited activities

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    After getting Sebastian's diagnosis of the severe hip dysplasia at 7 months old last week, he's gotten worse. He is no longer allowed to play with his buddy because they play rough and run. Something as simple as them tumbling will knock the joint out and he can't walk on the leg. The vet...
  4. Bonnie from the UK

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    Hello! I've had an account for a while but i've not had chance to use it so im not sure how to post questions or anything yet! This is Bonnie she has just turned 2 years old. She has recently recovered from canine meningitis & cancer at the same time and she was only 15 months old at the time...
  5. Looks like Addison's, not Addison's! Help!!

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    My 6 year old retriever has been sick for around 2 weeks now. She's been to the vet numerous times, they've run endless tests on her and they've found nothing. Her bloodwork is good (though once her white blood cell count was a teeny bit high, nothing worrying, but a little high), organs are...
  6. Blue Buffalo Wilderness linked to excess Vitamin D

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    FYI:MSU researchers link pet food, dog illnesses nationwide MSU researchers link pet food, dog illnesses nationwide — College Of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University EAST LANSING, Mich. — A team of researchers at Michigan State University has discovered a group of illnesses...
  7. Ibs?

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Are any of your dealing with irritable bowel syndrome with your dogs? Our vet things that might be what is plaguing Bogey. We are trying to rule out a nasty case of whip worm first because at 8 months he seems to young to have a food allergy or IBS, but it is a possibility. I've done some...