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  1. Looking for Breeder near Western NY

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello everyone, I'm new here but I found a few threads when searching for a puppy but several of the breeders were no longer around. My family and I are looking for a golden retriever puppy. We have had goldens for 28 years in my family and prefer the red golden temperament and personality. We...
  2. Any experience?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    I am looking at two breeders and would like to know if anyone on here has purchased a golden from them.. 1. Texas TLC goldens Texas TLC Goldens | Golden Retrievers 2. Lone star golden retrievers Performance Bred Golden Retrievers | New Braunfels, Texas Please feel free to provide any thoughts...
  3. Are there any puppy-specific supplements that will help with development of healthy joints...

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Our breeder gave us a sample of NuVet's supplement for immune system development. I did some Google-foo, and saw that NuVet had been issued a cease-and-desist order by the FDA for overselling the medical benefit of their supplements, and responded by simply dialing back on the specificity of...
  4. Any recommendations for a puppy ready Fall 2020 on the West Coast?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello! I am currently searching high and low for a golden retriever puppy on the West Coast that would be ready August or later of 2020! My fiancé and I are purchasing our first home this summer which gives us the ability to have a Golden and would greatly appreciate and...
  5. Dam passed away after birth of puppies

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    The litter that I am supposed to get a puppy from was born via planned c-section yesterday. Unfortunately, afterwards the dam passed away from a bad reaction to medication. We were told all 10 of the puppies are healthy. After doing all the research and trying to be prepared this was unexpected...
  6. So, I checked into PuppySpot for golden retriever puppies...

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I have seen a few comments/questions about PuppySpot as a potential source for golden retrievers. Since I did not use PuppySpot during our recent purchase, and I am a big believer in a concept called "Gemba" (Japanese for "the actual place", referring to "go see" vice "speculate based on...
  7. Few questions as we get ready for the puppy

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi i am so happy to find this page. We will be getting the puppy in a month and I am trying to understand how to organize the house. This is seriously feels as if I will have a newborn all over again. I am extremely thankful for your generous help. Crate size: What crate size does it need? I...
  8. Puppy Questions?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi all, For a quick rundown: We found our puppy from a local breeder. I was shown pictures of the mom and dad but did not see them there (i should have asked but this is my first time puppy shopping so i have learned many things). regardless, i was told mom was 65lbs and dad was 80lbs. When i...
  9. Help vetting breeder and pups

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello, I have been reaching out to the few breeders in Michigan and the surrounding region. I wanted to run a couple of options by the community and see if I can get your thoughts. I have been doing the research on my own but since I'm new to breeders I wanted to verify. I am linking the dog...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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.
  13. Such a color difference!

    Golden Retriever Pictures
    Color is never our primary purpose when deciding breedings, but caption this! ?
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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?
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