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  1. 4 (almost 5) month old golden not wanting to swim?

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hey friends! So my puppy Zoe LOVES water. She is a 4 months old as of now but turning 5 months next week. Anytime we try to get her into the big pool, she goes in, but only on the first step. She never goes beyond that. I don't think it is necessary to get a life vest, but if people think it is...
  2. Dewey's Golden Jubilee

    Golden Retriever Events
    HI I just wanted to make you all aware that it is time for the 2019 Spring Dewey's Golden Jubilee in beautiful dog-friendly Dewey Beach, DE. The event is May 10-12. Check out www.deweysgoldenjubilee.com Surf, Sand, and Sun (we hope). Where else can you take your golden(s) and let them run...
  3. Summer Time Fun!

    Golden Retriever Pictures
    Yesterday Maci and I visited my friends' beach house! We had a blast! While kayaking someones dog jumped off their dock and followed us around. I had to pull him in with us to return him to his owners :P I'm sure all of you guys have had a lot of fun with your goldens this summer so I have...
  4. Pool For Goldens?

    Fun Things for Your Golden
    Where we live, there are not any safe rivers that we can take our dogs, so a pool came into our minds. They like their kiddie pool, but all they can do is just lay in it. heehee. Has anyody else bought one for their Goldens? I'm also wondering, how are they going to walk up a ladder? A deck...
  5. How to get dog on boat..

    Golden Retrievers - Main Discussion
    Hey guys, We are heading up north in a week and thought of a potential problem. We are planning to go out on a pontoon boat one day of vacation and take it out to a sandbar. We want to let Koda swim at this point but realized we don't know how to get her back on the boat because we won't be...
  6. Nervous having pup off leash on beach

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Ellvy's first few trips to the beach were great. She stayed away from the water. The last time gave me a slight scare - she walked toward the water and kinda bit the water and started chasing it. My concerns: - how to get them to not swim out too far. (By the way, I still need to teach her to...
  7. Miles' first jump of the day

    Golden Retriever Pictures
    I know I post a pic every time I take Miles to the river. But this one was too good not to share. His ears crack me up!
  8. Jump

    Jump

    Miles' first jump of the day
  9. Miles' First Dock Dive

    Miles' First Dock Dive

    Miles' first attempt at dock diving, he was a little nervous at first, but he got the hang of it.
  10. Miles' First Dock Dive

    Miles' First Dock Dive

    Miles' first attempt at dock diving, he was a little nervous at first, but he got the hang of it.
  11. Miles' First Dock Dive

    Miles' First Dock Dive

    Miles' first attempt at dock diving, he was a little nervous at first, but he got the hang of it.
  12. Duke

    Duke

    Duke at four months. He has loved to swim from day one!
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