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  1. Hot Spot

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hey everyone! I'm hoping someone can help! While checking Leo for ticks found a hot spot behind his ear :( His hair had matted a little so I cut the matted part out and cleaned it as much as I could. I took him to the vet about a month ago for an ear infection that turned out to be food...
  2. Allery issues advice and pushy vets

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hi, quick background about the issue: our bitch is 2 years old, she was always itchy right from the get go, she used to chew her paws a lot until the fur turned like a reddish brown colour. Vet never seemed bothered about it when i brought it up. Fast forward to february this year, the dog is 21...
  3. skin problem

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hi my dog name is charlie he is 3 months old now. recently i noticed a colour change in his skin on the tail and the hair in that part slowly turning rough like coconut fibre. i have attached the pictures of his tail. Picture when i found the problem in the tail and pic of how it looks after...
  4. Hemangiosarcoma treatment please help

    Cancer Information for Golden Retrievers
    Hi All Ivy is an 11 year old golden recently diagnosed with hemangiosarcoma. This particular cancer diagnosis is a grim one... 1-6months to live post splenectomy to remove the primary tumor. In Ivys case the diagnosis came via emergency surgery to remove the ruptured tumor that had made her very...
  5. Parvovirus Treatment: How My Dog Healed!

    Golden Retriever Puppy (up to 1 year)
    This is probably late, but I just found a recipe that I used to treat my puppy's parvo. My dog started showing signs of parvo the day after I took him home. We took him to the vet immediately, who confirmed it with a diagnosis. However, the fee to treat the disease was way too much for my...
  6. Treatment of Some Symptoms and Illnesses with Medical Marijuana on Dogs

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hey guys, so this is a continuation thread of one that got way off topic. I would really like this to become a sticky to inform certain people who may not have thought of this as an option, so NO POLITICAL DISCUSSION, and no questioning or arguing about marijuana laws and legalization. Please...