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  1. Am I Doing Anything Obviously Wrong?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    As a new owner, Boomer will be 6 months old on 4/30/17. He's overweight I think but not obviously fat, but his waistline somewhat non-distinct. Vet examining him prior to my taking him listed him as overweight.He's quite close to 55 pounds. He is on Royal Canin Puppy Chow, 3+ cups per day, fed...
  2. Overweight, skin, eye and ear problems

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Tucker is my 9 year old Golden, he has been suffering from the above issues since he was 1. I have spent countless hours and money on looking for answers, I have changed vets many times hoping someone gets it. I have resigned to the fact that he is just going to be this way forever. He cries...
  3. Overweight senior GR with physical limitations

    Golden Retriever Senior Center
    Hello everyone, I have a wonderful 10+ year old GR (rescue dog, so not exactly sure, but I have had her for 8 years and she was at least two when I got her) with physical limitations. She had some permanent damage to her leg joints, and her hips at the time I took her in to save her from being...
  4. Best dog food for weightloss?

    Golden Retriever Nutrition, Feeding & Recipes
    Hi everyone, I am ashamed to say that somehow Noah is up to almost 94 pounds:doh: He really should be about 77! I have had to switch his dog food like 3 times over the last year because of skin allergies ( dermatitis loves him, he gets it several times a year). Finally I had settled on Wellness...
  5. Puppy weight

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hey there, I have a female 12 week old golden retreiver and she is 21 lbs. She looks great, not overweight at all. I can feel her ribs when I rub her sides with no problem. She gets 3/4 cup 3x a day. We were just up north and going on walks and swimming so I don't know if part of the large...
  6. An obese goldie! help!!

    Golden Retriever Nutrition, Feeding & Recipes
    Hi, I adopted 22 months old golden retriever(male) last weekend. However he has a weight problem because his owners before me never took him out to exercise and gave him whatever they ate themselves! So now he really is overweight! We give him only dry and light food now, (almost no treats)...