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  1. Looking for reputable & descent price breeder on east coast

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I am interested in getting a golden puppy as my first dog within the next few months before I move out to Oregon (I currently live in Virginia). I am looking to spend $1000 or less on a puppy before vaccinations etc., although I spoke with a friend who spent $800 on all three rounds of...
  2. Texas Golden Retriever Breeder Help

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi my boyfriend and I are in the DFW area and in search of a golden retriever puppy. We're having trouble finding reputable breeders, or getting responses form the ones we do find. I've been reading through some of these forums and seems like this is a great place to get help with everyones...
  3. Meadow Brook Farm Goldens in CT?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Has anyone had experience with Meadow Brook Farm in CT? They seem very friendly and responsive.
  4. Such a color difference!

    Golden Retriever Pictures
    Color is never our primary purpose when deciding breedings, but caption this! ?
  5. Adding a family member

    Member Introductions
    Hello, I am new to the forum. My husband and I (recently empty nesters) are starting the search for a new four legged family member and I am hoping to learn and get some good advise. I have had dogs my entire life including a collie, healers, labs and a shih tzu. We lost our shih tzu Maggie just...
  6. Reputable Golden Breeder in New England

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello, I am looking for a reputable Golden Retriever breeder in the New England area! My husband and I are looking to adopt a Golden Retriever puppy sometime in the spring. I have been doing research on breeders but there is so much to look out for and so many breeders. It's hard to figure out...
  7. Golden Breeders in NJ

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello, I've been researching and reading through this forum for weeks now. I found 2 Breeders in NJ that appear to be reputable based on all the things you talk about in the forum. Is $2,800 and $3,000 normal prices for a golden retriever puppy? The two breeders I found are Wood Ridge Golden...
  8. Overweight Sire and/or Dam a Concern?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Thanks in advance for your help! We are looking to adopt a golden retriever this summer and have found a breeder with all health clearances and a reputation in our area for very good temperaments in her puppies. My only concern is that the sire and dam are both nearing 100 pounds, which seems...
  9. TLG puppies

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello! I am a long-time lurker on this site but first-time poster and I'm posting this in hopes to get some advice from knowledge golden owners/breeders in my area which is southern NJ/Philadelphia area. I have been searching for a golden puppy to welcome into our home for over two years now, we...
  10. 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...
  11. Patella Luxation testing in puppies

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    I’ve discovered recently that patellar luxation is becoming more common in goldens. I was wondering how many breeders check for that in their puppies since it is not an OFA recomendation? Can anyone chime in?
  12. I designed a golden retriever t-shirt

    Golden Retriever Pictures
    What do you guys think of the design ?! :thinking::thanks:
  13. Golden retriever puppy search MN, WI

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi, I've been on a waiting list for a puppy for 8-9 months with a very good breeder. My husband started feeling a little frusterated that it has been taking so long, so we contacted another breeder this week asking if they had any litters and we told this other breeder we were on a waiting list...
  14. Potty Bells? Good idea?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi All, I've been reading the threads and learning lots over the past few weeks so thank you for sharing all of your experience and knowledge. We pick up our first GR puppy on Friday - sooo excited! We have puppy proofed the house, got the crate ready etc etc. I'm now looking at other useful...
  15. Anyone ultrasound pregnancy? How accurate was the head count?

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    I am curious for others who have ultrasounded and gotten a "head count". How accurate did your head count wind up being? Our vet says 8+. Time will tell!
  16. Why is my 12 week old pooping blood?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hello everyone! Although I am new to this forum, I have actually been referring to the historical threads on here A LOT over the past few weeks – so thank you to everyone who has contributed in the past, you’ve all really helped us make the transition to being puppy owners so smooth! We have a...
  17. looking for breeder recommendations in California

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello Forum- It has been so nice to get to know more about Goldens in this forum! I hope you can help me, the breeders I have reached out to are no longer breeding. I am looking for a breeder who cares about health clearances, who understands my interest in a "service dog disposition", (and...
  18. Golden Retriever Puppies in Minnesota/Wisconsin

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello there! My family recently lost our sweet old girl Sally and we want to start looking for a puppy to get in mid to late spring. The problem is...the only places I can find that sell puppies are breeders with dogs costing up to $2000. Where are the best places to buy cheaper dogs...
  19. Two puppies from same litter?

    Golden Retriever Behavioral Problems & Issues
    Hi everyone, I recently brought home two 10 week old golden retrievers. We've only had them for a week and we have found that they fight constantly and are developing aggressive behavior. At first we thought they were play fighting but quickly realized that the "play fighting" would turn in to...
  20. Xray and Puppy Count issue?

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Long story short, My 3 year old Golden is pregnant due to an accidental mating. She is currently 51 days pregnant and on Day 48 we took her into the vet's office for her checkup/Xray. We were assuming the worst, that we would have a big litter due to the small stature of my neighbors Scottie...