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  1. Product Recommendations: Softer Toys for Big Chewers?

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    I just had an interesting vet visit with my 6 year-old boy golden! The vet said that it looked as though his regular chew toys (Nylabones and Benebones, never real bones or antlers) were causing trauma to his gums. The vet mentioned that gum/tooth trauma can actually lead to cancer. So...
  2. Stuffed Kong feeding Vs Bowl Feeding

    Golden Retriever Nutrition, Feeding & Recipes
    In preparation to pick up our puppy next week I've been reading some books, one being "Before and After getting your puppy" by Ian Dunbar. It was a great read and some interesting tips, I had not heard much before about his method of feeding with stuffed kongs instead of bowls. I had a few...
  3. Beau's New stuff 7/9/2012

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    So, since I've been working everyday for almost a week, and I know Beau hates being left at home, I decided to reward him for being so patient and being a good boy. So when I got off work today, I headed to Petco (Didn't have time to go home and get Beau, so I went by myself) and bought him some...
  4. Throwing up + Kong

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    This thread is two fold. One - Koda has been throwing up bile at about 4:00 am the last couple nights and I feel terrible for her. She has had these issues in the past but we would increase her food and she would be better. We don't want to increase her food because we are pretty sure she is...
  5. Need Kong Stuffing/Snack Item Help

    Golden Retriever Nutrition, Feeding & Recipes
    I'm sure there are many tips here regarding what to stuff Kongs with and what type of treats/snacks might be healthy, but I need some quick help. (No time to thoroughly search during munching emergency.) :doh: My Max has suddenly become a land shark & is chewing everything in sight - even...