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  1. How much should an unpapered puppy cost

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I have been looking for a golden retriever puppy and finally found someone but they claim they are full breed but only the mom is papered how much should they be charging for them? I feel like they are asking for the price they would be if they were fully papered.
  2. 5 Month old too small?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Ollie is 5 months and 4 days old. He ways 29 lbs. Should I be worried about his weight? Is he too small?
  3. Troubles with Two Month Old Puppy

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi all, My family recently got a golden retriever male puppy and he’s quite the sweet and rambunctious pup! He’s about to be 3 months old now. However this is our first real time taking care of a puppy and we’re sort of starting to wonder if it was the right choice. There’s a few issues that...

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Milo is a 45 days old golden retriever and I have got him recently. I know it is a bit early to get him, but there was an emergency from the breeders' side and couldn't keep him for a couple more days, so I got him from a young age. He is really energetic and very smart even if he a small pup...
  5. Deciding to get a golden! Field vs show golden

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hi everyone, I'm trying to decide between a field or a regular golden. I've done my research and know that fields typically = more active, driven, prey drive, needs more exercise... while show goldens are typically calmer, many used in therapy service dogs although still have a lot of energy...
  6. Coccidia and Roundworm in Puppy from AKC Approvd Breeder

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hello all! We just brought our puppy home from a breeder and as it turns out he has both coccidia and roundworm. We're wondering if this is common. Thank you in advance for any advice. -J
  7. Selecting a puppy

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hello! We just got the news that our puppy was born today. We’ll get to take him home in 8 weeks. Wondering if anyone has any tips on selecting our pup? We know we want a male. I’m not sure at what stage our breeder will ask us to select, but we will be able to visit once per week until we can...
  8. Looking for a breeder in Ontario, Canada

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi everyone, I'm planning to buy a golden retriever puppy next summer, and I'm looking for a reputable breeder in Ontario, Canada (I live in Toronto). I've started searching, however since this is my first dog, my knowledge about breeders is limited. I started by visiting the website of the...
  9. Mark/injury on Belly

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    My golden retriever puppy is now 2.5 months old. When she came home, she had severe skin infection (becz of which her belly was black), had around 6-7 ticks on her, and kept itching continuously After antibiotics course, she seems to be quite healthy with no more ticks. However, today I found...
  10. Looking for a golden puppy near chicago area.

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Please let me know if anyone knows of golden puppies available in the Midwest. Thank you
  11. Lead Chomping!

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi there, My partner and I are having some trouble with our goldie, Maisie. She's 5 months old, so we expect a little bit of acting up from her, but we aren't really sure how to manage this one effectively? So basically every now and then about halfway through the walk, Maisie will grab hold...
  12. My beloved boy (05/21/2020 - 09/19/2020) ❤️

    Golden Retriever Rainbow Bridge
    My small boy passed away suddenly yesterday morning. He died in my arms at only 3 months old. I wish he had more time to explore and enjoy the world. He never got to swim, go to a dog park, go to the beach and many more things. We were supposed to grow old together, to travel together and...
  13. Taking puppy outside at 8 weeks?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi everyone, next month I will be taking my new golden pup home. I've been doing non stop research and have come across a potential dilemma. A lot of the things I've read say to not take your puppy to high dog traffic areas (dog park, pet store, parks, ect) for risk of things like parvo, until...
  14. Injured Puppy

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi All! New here, but wanted to get some insight/advice about our 7-month old English Cream Golden, Jasper. He was playing in the backyard and when we called him inside, he ran full-speed and slammed his leg on the door/ledge while entering. He yipped and cried, wasn't putting weight on his leg...
  15. Thinking of getting a GR puppy??

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi! Not sure if this is the correct thread, but I’m gonna try anyways. I’m a 23 year old pre nursing student that works in a hospital, also living with my dad to lessen cost of living (live in a city where rents pretty expensive). I am at a stage in my life where I am wanting to get a dog, yes a...
  16. Breeder Recommendations!

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello!! I have been looking for a golden retriever puppy for several months now and would like to be able to have one home by the end of the year as I suffer from anxiety and am hoping to have my new puppy be an ESA. I have contacted many reputable breeders and pretty much all of them don't have...
  17. Zoomies on walk! Nipping and jumping! Leash pulling!

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hello everyone, We have a GR who just turned 10 months. He is having a really bad case of zoomies and leash pulling. I take him to the dog park 3-4 times a week, during the days that I don’t, I take him for walks and we do lots of playing and mental stimulation at home. However, during our walks...
  18. Breeder who does NOT vaccinate, New England or Southeastern US

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi! I am looking for a good breeder who does not vaccinate and uses homeopathics (NOSODES) instead. I've found several on the Natural Rearing website. I am wondering if anyone can report their experiences with any of the following breeders, and/or if they can point me in the right direction...
  19. Food Brands for Golden pups

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hey everyone Just wanted to ask, what brand (& what formula) do you feed your golden pups? Ive got two little ones that will be ready to come home, mid - September and want to start them off right! What’s your favorite/best brand, in your opinion?
  20. Poo Problems!

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi all! My almost 5 month old boy has had diarrhea for most of the time I’ve had him (brought home at 8 weeks). At first I figured it was the stress of moving, then the food switch, but his stool just keeps coming out very loose and slightly grainy. He was dewormed before I brought him home...