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  1. Michigan Golden Breeder recommendation

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi! I am new here! I am on the start of ALL my research for getting a golden pup 😊 My husband and I live in Grand Haven, MI but willing to travel around the state for our perfect fit! If you know of a breeder close to my location though, that would be great 😊 We’re looking to get a male pup, and...
  2. Breeder Recommendations in New England Area/slightly beyond (willing to travel)

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi all! I'm going to be a first time dog owner and I want to do it right. I've been trying to research reputable Golden Retriever breeders around the NE area (I'm from MA) and it is quite overwhelming. I have a couple that I found: Whalen's Wonderful Golden Retrievers in NY GousinsGoldens of...
  3. High Value Treats

    Golden Retriever Training
    So Ace is almost 6 months and he's very food home. I can use his dog food for training at home where there are no distractions but when we are out and about it's a whole different story. Our trainer recommended little pieces of cheese and chicken which is what we use during the...
  4. Illinois puppy recommendations

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello, I'm looking for a puppy near Illinois. I'm wondering if anyone has any recommendations for more affordable breeders as in less than $1200. I want to know if you've gotten a puppy from them and if you feel like they were trustworthy and gave you a healthy puppy. Also, could you give me...
  5. Recommendations for vet & training classes

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hi, I'm new to GRF but appreciate the wealth of information I've already gathered just by reading other threads. I'm preparing for a puppy and want to have a few items squared away. I'll be living in Chicago (city, not suburb) and am looking for: 1. vet (regular and urgent care) 2. puppy class...