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  1. Groomer just shaved my old golden by mistake!!!

    Golden Retriever Grooming
    A new groomer misunderstood instructions (shave mats behind ears) and just shaved my beautiful elderly golden (15 yo). He's traumatized (as am I) and I need some advice: - What can I do to help him feel more comfortable? - Will he need a raincoat/ sweater/ cold weather coat? - Will his coat...
  2. Is it too late to teach an old dog "new tricks"?

    Golden Retriever Hunt and Field
    Hello everyone! Wow, haven't been on here in a while but thought I'd drop by and see how the "golden community" is doing. :) I also have a few questions about finding a field training program for my older but very energetic and field-driven golden retriever, Amber. She turned nine in January...