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  1. Shadow Light Chasing

    Golden Retriever Behavioral Problems & Issues
    Hi Guys, We have a 2 year old male retriever who has OCD (light/shadow chasing). It may have been triggered by letting him play with a laser pointer one time, we didn't get it for him but for a school project 'finding stars constellations.' We used it one night while taking him with us for a...
  2. OCD in Shoulders

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hello, This is the first time I am posting here, so please excuse me if I am not in the right place. My poor 7 month old pup just got diagnosed with shoulder osteochondritis dissecans (OCD). From everything I have read all over the internet, surgery seems like the right route, and we have a...
  3. Golden Retriever Recovering from Elbow Surgery

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    My 10 month old golden had arthroscopic surgery on his left elbow for Elbow Dysplasia - OCD three weeks ago. His stitches were removed a little over a week ago. Does anyone have experience with this? The vet said he can go on limitless walks but he's still limping. How long should the limping...
  4. OCD in puppies

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hi, Bailey our 6 month old Golden retriever pup has been diagnosed with OCD in her front shoulders and elbows by our vet after developing a limp over the last couple of months. We have been referred to a specialist clinic for a CT scan to confirm the diagnosis and then possibly operations on...