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  1. Breeders of long lived goldens?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    My marvelous golden died almost a year ago at the age of 16. He was my third golden. I am now considering bringing another golden into my life. I am looking for a breeder of long lived goldens. Golden breeders showing at a prominent dog show unanimously said that 10 is a long life for a golden...
  2. Recommend golden breeders in the Southeast whose dogs are very healthy, live long ?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    We have had four goldens, and 3 with cancer. All were AKC-certified from "good" breeders. Any suggestions for the most ethical, knowledgeable breeders of goldens, whose lines seem to live a long time, with few health issues. We ARE lucky that our remaining golden is 13.5 , but, sadly, she now...