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  1. 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...
  2. New to Forum: Looking for Trained Young Adult

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    New to this forum so I thank you for your knowledge in advance. Like any forum I participate on, I read most of the Stickies and did plenty of Searches prior to posting. My wife & I (and our families) have had many, many golden retrievers, and lab retrievers over the years. That said, I have...
  3. Pros & Cons of Rescuing YA vs Getting a Puppy

    General Golden Retriever Rescue Forum
    Hi everyone, I am having a really hard time deciding on whether I want to adopt a young adult female or wait to buy a female puppy from a reputable breeder. This will be my first Golden Retriever but it won't be my first dog. I am 25 years old and I currently live with my parents. We already...
  4. College Student Looking for answers

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hello! I've grown up with goldens my entire life, I'm a 21-year-old Junior in college looking into getting my own Golden pup this upcoming summer going into senior year at school. I go to a rural school where I live with two other friends (Both grown up with dogs) in a house with a big fenced...
  5. breeders have young adults available?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    New member Hi, I am a new member - been here along time ago - maybe 5 or so years since we lost our Golden at 14 1/2 years. But my husband and I are now ready to rejoin as we are finally in a new home with a perfect yard for another Golden! I am especially interested in anyone who may have a...
  6. Toffee having trouble getting up and using hind legs

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Toffee is a healthy 3 1/2 year old pure bred, and has never had any problems. Just this morning we woke up to find her having troubles getting up and then using her hind legs, especially on stairs. She still is interested in food and playing, but can't really do much of either because she's in...
  7. Recommendations for Breeders of English-type in the North Carolina area?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    hi all, after losing my beloved lab/golden mix 2 years ago (he was 13yr), and having a baby the same night, I am finally ready to get my next family member! i've been looking for rescue goldens or labs for the last 6months, and about a month ago decided i'm going with a golden breeder, mostly...
  8. How serious is a small cataract?

    Choosing A Golden Retriever Breeder & Puppy
    Hi all I am looking for an older puppy/ young adult (less than 2yr) and have come across a potential little guy from a reputable breeder. He is a year and a half and the breeder will have to regime him b/c eye exam showed a "very small cataract". Therefore she won't be breeding him. Two of the...