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  1. A Newb's Perspective on the GRCA, OFA, and "ethical breeders"...

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I've seen some questions about "finding healthy puppies" or "is this a good breeder". As a newb to goldens, and a certified Google fiend, I want to share what I discovered in my search for answers to these questions. I started with finding the Golden Retriever Club of America (GRCA). I was a...
  2. Hello and Breeder Question

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello! I am so happy to have joined this forum. The experience and helpful discourse here is truly invaluable. I am on the search for my next golden retriever puppy. I have not owned one after losing mine several years ago. Takes a while for that wound to heal... Has anyone dealt with Painted...
  3. Any experience with Snowstorm Goldens in Colorado

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Im looking at Snowstorm Goldens, I tried looking up the OFA but not sure what Im looking at. Any advice would be appreciated as its not only a financial investment but a HUGE emotional one, I really want a healthy puppy Thank you
  4. New to this form..... looking for cream colored Goldens

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    We are a family of five (5) looking for a new puppy. We are having a tough time finding a very good breeder that offers OFA certs for Heart, Hip, Elbows and Eyes. Every place we look seems to be a dead-end. Hopefully some on here will put us in direct contact we a breeder. We live in Long...
  5. Age for Parent OFA Clearances?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi, New member here. My wife and I are starting the search for a new GR puppy (we lost our most recent golden to lymphoma at the beginning of the year), and I've found a lot of useful info here, including learning about the importance of OFA clearances. One breeder we recently contacted said...