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  1. Urgent - Service Dog Prospect Breeder

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello all, I am currently looking for a breeder for a service dog prospect. I have been going through the process of receiving a service dog for the past two years, and was previously partnered with an organization that required a very significant down payment to be placed on a waiting list...
  2. Seeking breeder who does temperament testing

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi, I'm searching for a puppy to be trained as my service dog. I live in Maine, and so far I've found 2 breeders who do temperament testing and match pups to the right family, which is exactly what I need. The first was in NH, and she's fabulous but won't be breeding again until late 2020. The...
  3. ISO breeders with older puppies/young adults

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello, I’m iso an older puppy/young adult to train to become my service dog. I will be working with K9s 4 Mobility Inc for my training so all I need is a pup that can do the work! I’m hesitant to get an 8 week old pup due to the limitations of my disability, but I also need a dog that is young...
  4. can i take my SDit to work?

    Golden Retriever Service Dogs
    i'm starting a cafe job this summer. it's in 7 hour shifts. perhaps four months ago, my dog had trouble in down-stays and would whine after about a half hour in boredom. recently, i have been taking out with me to libraries and cafes for two hour intervals, and he is fine to sleep it off. he has...
  5. Golden Service Dog NJ

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi everyone I'm looking for a reputable and experienced golden SD breeder in NJ. Anyone have any suggestions?
  6. Breeders for a service dog prospect

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello! I am searching for good English golden retriever breeders in the Texas area however I am willing to travel a little farther. The pup will go on to become a psychiatric and medical alert service dog/angel so I want to make sure these prospective breeders are worthwile. In my search I have...
  7. occupy new service dog in college?

    Golden Retriever Service Dogs
    hi, i have a SD in training i'd like to attend college with me (in-training dogs have same access rights as full-trained in my state). he is generally very well behaved and i do not have to worry about him when he is working, however, he is also very young. he is a year and 2 months now, and i...
  8. Epilepsy Service Dog

    Golden Retriever Service Dogs
    So My 20-yr old brother was recently diagnosed with epilepsy and ever since he has talked about wanting a service dog but he asked me to look into it because I am the family-appointed dog lady of the house. LOL Anyways...I have a ton of questions mainly about the different routes you can take to...
  9. Older Puppies Available for a Service Dog?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi everyone, I am new to this forum. I am looking for older Golden Retriever puppies, up to one year old (but could be a bit older). I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions for breeders or may know of any older puppies available? I am in need of a service dog and would love to get a...
  10. Hello from want to be a dog family

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello all. We are new to the site. I really love all the info here. I have passed on so many breeders not up to par and I owe it to this site. I am still looking for a reputable breeder with available pups. All the wait will be worth it though. So for now we are a dog less family. My 4 and 10...
  11. Prong Collars.... Your Opinion on Herm Sprenger Neck Tech Prong Collars?

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hey Guys! My puppy Mumford and I are a service Dog and Handler team! I am so grateful for him everyday he helps me live a normal life and he is the best thing that has ever happened to me. For the past year we have been training everyday with a Halti.... I took months trying to get him used to...
  12. Good news/bad news about service dog puppy

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Well, there has been a change of plans. Instead of getting an 8 week old baby golden, I will be getting an 8 month old Lab that has been raised in the service dog prison training program. On the up side, she is already house and obedience trained. I should be able to take her almost everywhere...
  13. I got a call--new puppy on the way!!!

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I just got a call from the service dog organization. They will have a puppy ready for me next week!!! That is about a month earlier than I expected. I am half panicked and giddy at the same time. Lol I think I have almost everything I need: crate, toys, brush, puppy shampoo, leash, collar...
  14. Service Dog Puppy!

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I just wanted to share my excitement. I think I am going to bite the bullet and apply to be a breeder caretaker for a service dog program! Basically, they give you a female puppy and you let her have litters for their program. It is a great opportunity to give back to a program that helped me...
  15. Beginning to look in South East

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Long post warning! I just posted an introduction, although I have been lurking for a while. As I said in my intro, I had debated between a couple of breeds for my next dog, but recent events convinced me that my heart is settled on a golden. Earlier this year, I was hit by a drunk driver, and...
  16. service dog

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    I have a 3 year old son who is diabetic. recently I have considered getting him a diabetic alert dog. I would love to have my puppy trained because I absolutely adore him, however, he shows no real interest in scenting so I have a feeling that isnt going to happen. I am wondering if anyone on...
  17. Much needed advice!

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hello everyone! I am extremely new to having a puppy, we'd had two dogs when I was a younger but I did not train them or deal with them much when they were small. As a short introduction; my parents and I met with a breeder about 8 days ago and I fell in love with Sam, he's just the cutest...
  18. G'day from Downunder!

    Member Introductions
    Hi all, I seem to be in a slightly different situation than many of the owners and fellow prospective owners here, but the amount of information I have got here from just reading already is fantastic so thank you everyone! Hopefully later this year I should be getting my own puppy. After a lot...
  19. Service dog in training

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    http://www.youtube.com/user/SullivanOlssen#p/u/2/U1TGrXkABzg
  20. River's First Week of Training (6 months old)

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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HajQHVosUuU
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