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  1. First Puppy Pedigree

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
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  2. Request - Pedigree check!

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hey folks! First time poster but long time lurker on this golden forum. Learned so much from other folks’ posts, so thanks everyone in advance for reading this! Embarked on the puppy finding process a month back, and getting close to selecting one from Soundview (WA). The parents look great...
  3. Pedigree help/feedback for puppy to be

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi everyone! I’m very excited to be getting my first puppy this summer. As I am new to this all, I have put in many hours during the last 4-5 months into researching breeders, dogs, clearances, the process, etc. Joining this forum has been an invaluable resource during this learning process. I...
  4. The beginnings of a breeder search

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi All! I'm super green to the Golden world (I have a Labrador and Doberman now) but was hoping you knowledgeable folk could point me in the right direction and share some insight. I have substantial respect for well-bred dogs who adhere to the breed standards and for the breeders who...
  5. Need help with the pedigree info

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hello!! We got referred to starchaser golden retrievers and contacted them to be put on the waiting list for a pup. They don't have much information on their website but based on our email conversation, they seemed pretty nice. can anyone please share any info regarding them? Also, need some...
  6. Puppy Search- need help

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    We are looking to get a Golden Retriever puppy. We live in Northern Virginia and are struggling finding reputable breeders. We think we found a good litter, but would like a second opinion from the forum. I've had a very itchy dog in the past so the Ichthyosis status worries me, especially if...
  7. Quite worried about breeder- UK

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hello everyone, I hope you can help me as I am quite worried! I've just got off the phone to the breeder of the puppy we were meant to be bringing home in 2 days time. I called him last week to verify the time we were going to collect her and asked what vets he had used for his health check on...
  8. Feeding Pedigree, Purina, or Alpo?

    Golden Retriever Nutrition, Feeding & Recipes
    I currently feed my dog Skoki, but am wondering if it is okay to use the canned grocery store dog foods as a food topping. I like to mix wet food with her dry, but cans of "high quality" food are just so pricey. There is an aversion to grocery store food, but since she would be getting less than...
  9. Help reading pedigree and contract please!

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I have been spending hours on this site learning so much valuable information. I finally may have found a puppy from a reputable breeder. I received Alisa Wold's name of Misty Maples from the GRCA puppy referral. She sent me all of the information about the parents, and being new to this, I...
  10. Puppy pedigree/clearance help

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hello, I am new here and have benefited a lot from this forum. My family is planning to welcome a golden retriever puppy (companion pet; no show or breeding). We got a reference from the Golden Retriever Club of Greater Pittsburgh for a current litter in the area. We are considering a litter...
  11. 5-generation pedigree

    Golden Retriever Pedigree
    Hello All, This is my 2nd question on this forum; am a new member and have recently got into the search for my perfect GR puppy. I have been in touch with some breeders and have been studying the clearances and pedigree information they provided. 2 of the breeders seem pretty reputable, both...