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  1. Faded Ash Goldens — Good breeder or not?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I’m looking into potentially buying a puppy from Faded Ash Golden Retrievers. They are a small hobby breeder in Houston that does health testing on her dogs. Some are imported from the Ukraine (I’ve researched a ton on this forum about “English cream” Goldens so I am aware), and she is selling...
  2. Reputable Breeders in/around TX

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hey everyone! I’m hoping to get some referrals for reputable breeders in TX. I am in the DFW area but am willing to drive. I have done my research and have had Goldens in the past but am relatively new to Texas and would love breeder suggestions and help networking. Our late Goldens were well...
  3. 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...
  4. Need help finding reputable breeders

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
  5. Best dog training in Dallas area

    Golden Retriever Training
    We have a 4 and a half month old golden and training has mostly been coming along very well. He is potty trained using bells (with the occasional accident), knows basic commands (sit, stay, come, shake, roll over, etc), is very friendly and a great pup. However, we've had some small issues start...
  6. Dallas area vet recommendations

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    Hi, we are picking up our puppy next week and in search of good vets in the Dallas area. Please comment or message with recommendations, thank you!
  7. Breeder Check Texas

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi I've been researching several breeders and have been in contact with a few. Was curious if I could get some help confirming if a breeder is reputable and what to specifically look for. Everything checks out on my end but would love some more knowledgable reassurance! One breeder Im looking...
  8. 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...
  9. How bout a good ol' Texas Golden?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I'm in Missouri now, since 2011. Was in Dallas for over 25 years before '11. My sisters convinced me to move back up here with all the rest of the family.:wink2: It was nice for awhile but I've not stopped missing Dallas. I've set my sights on a pup that is no more than 8 or 9 hours one way by...
  10. Recommended Breeders in SE Texas/SW Louisiana

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Sadly, I'm not in the market for another pup (gosh, they are so cute!) - but my mother may be! I'm asking for recommendations for breeders on her behalf, as I've been helping her with the search. I've looked at the online listings and have inquired with the GRCA puppy referral (and searched the...
  11. Noah Walter

    Golden Retriever Pictures
    So this is my first pup, Noah. He's nine weeks old now and completely and totally insane! We've been together about a week and mostly all he likes to do is chew on my hand, carry his leash in his mouth, cry from his kennel, and rip apart shopping bags. lol We've got some serious training to do!
  12. Rescue or Breeder?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I am trying to decide whether I would like to rescue a golden retriever or get one from a breeder. I know there are several good rescue groups in Texas where I could probably get a puppy, but I am looking for a specific time frame and I'm not sure if they would have any available then. Any...
  13. Amarillo Golden Retrievers?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Anyone familiar with Amarillo Golden Retrievers? The breeder's name is Kelly Cogburn. Here is their website:                     Amarillo Golden Retrievers - Home She is planning on breeding her english cream retriever but cannot get the OFA clearances until she turns 2 in July. Is that a...
  14. Breeder Search in Texas

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I am trying to find an "english cream" or lighter shade of blonde (although I know there has been a lot of debate over the terminology) golden retriever puppy from a reputable breeder in either the DFW area, Houston, or nearby (I am willing to travel a few hours). How much would a reputable...
  15. Breeders/Upcoming Litters In Texas

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hey Guys, My wife and I are looking to add our first golden retriever to the family and know that finding the right golden requires patience. We live in Houston and are hoping there are some fellow Texans here who can refer us to a good breeder or may even know of breeding plans or upcoming...
  16. wanted: Golden puppy in TEXAS

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    looking for a Golden Retriever puppy, male or female...if anyone has any leads please let me know. Thanks in advance.
  17. Texas Breeder Search (hunting/companion)

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    First post after lurking for a couple years, so formally "Hello Everyone!" My wife, kids and I are looking at getting puppy sometime in the next 6~9 months. We are looking for a family companion that I will also use for duck hunting. I have searched the forums in hopes of finding a breeder...
  18. HELP with picking a Texas Breeder....

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello yall. I am doing some research on picking a Golden puppy. I am not looking for an "English Golden". I am looking for a great family friend but with a great athletic background. Also what is important to me that he is a BIG dog. I see alot on the websites that look fairly slim but I would...
  19. European lines- how to find a GOOD breeder in TX?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    I have read ALL of the threads on here discussing the problems with breeders who advertise specifically for breeding "English" type Goldens. I understand the concern, but if this is the look and temperament that appeals to me, what is a better way to find the right, healthy dog? I am in the...