Golden Retrievers – Golden Hearts

Golden Retriever Colors: 3 Colors They Come In (And 2 They DON’T)

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Despite their name, golden retrievers come in more colors than just gold. From light cream to dark red, these beautiful dogs’ coats can be a range of colors. And to make matters even more interesting, there are some physical and personality differences associated with different colors as well. So in this post, you’ll learn: The … Read more Golden Retriever Colors: 3 Colors They Come In (And 2 They DON’T)

Funniest Nicknames Golden Retriever Owners Call Their Dogs

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No, it’s not just you… Everybody has embarrassing nicknames for their golden retrievers. Some are sweet (like Angel Face), while other people channeled their inner third-grader to come up with their pup’s nickname (like Marty McFarty). In the 2021 Golden Retriever Owners Report we asked people to share what nicknames they call their golden retrievers. … Read more Funniest Nicknames Golden Retriever Owners Call Their Dogs

2021 Golden Retriever Owners Report

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The results of the 2021 Golden Retriever Owners Report are in! If you’ve ever wanted to know: “What do other people feed their golden retriever?” Or, “What’s the best vacuum to clean up all the golden retriever hair?” Or, “Should I enroll my pup in a puppy training class?” Then you’re going to love this! … Read more 2021 Golden Retriever Owners Report

Are Golden Retrievers Good Dogs? 7 Reasons They’re Good (And Bad)

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Considering getting a golden retriever, but want to know if they’re good dogs, first? That’s great you’re doing your homework beforehand, because although we love golden retrievers, they definitely aren’t for everybody. But with a little research (that we’ve already done for you here), you’ll be able to tell whether or not a golden retriever … Read more Are Golden Retrievers Good Dogs? 7 Reasons They’re Good (And Bad)

6-Month-Old Golden Retrievers: Size, Training, Biting, & Behaviors

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6-month-old golden retrievers are so cute! They’re little gangly, furry teenagers who love to play and have fun. But they can also be a handful! They’re boisterous, rebellious, have tons of energy, and haven’t quite yet learned wrong from right. To help you understand and appreciate your 6-month old golden retriever, and to set them … Read more 6-Month-Old Golden Retrievers: Size, Training, Biting, & Behaviors

Golden Retrievers As Service Dogs (Training, Facts & Myths)

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Want to know if golden retrieves make good service dogs? They do! Along with labradors, poodles, and german shepherds, golden retrievers are some of the most popular service dog breeds. But whether you’re considering getting a golden that’s already trained as a service dog, or training them yourself, there’s a lot to know beforehand. In … Read more Golden Retrievers As Service Dogs (Training, Facts & Myths)

9 Golden Retriever Characteristics That Will Surprise You

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How well do you know your beloved golden retriever? Sure, everybody knows they’re sweet and playful, but these nine characteristics reveal there’s a lot more to them than most people think! From duck-like feet, to color-changing eyes, to holding multiple world records, golden retrievers are quite dynamic. But unfortunately, not all of the qualities listed … Read more 9 Golden Retriever Characteristics That Will Surprise You

Best Dog Beds For Golden Retrievers [2021 Dog Bed Guide]

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Want to find the absolute best dog bed for your golden retriever? There are tons of bed options out there, so it can be confusing trying to sift through what your golden will like, and what they actually need. But in this post, you’ll see which dog beds we recommend, as well as: What different … Read more Best Dog Beds For Golden Retrievers [2021 Dog Bed Guide]

Are Golden Retrievers Hypoallergenic? (It’s A Complicated Answer)

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Golden retrievers are not hypoallergenic dogs. However, that doesn’t necessarily mean you can’t have a golden retriever if you’re allergic to dogs. In this post, you’ll learn: What a hypoallergenic dog is (and why most people misunderstand the true meaning) Whether or not you can have a golden retriever if you have allergies The biggest … Read more Are Golden Retrievers Hypoallergenic? (It’s A Complicated Answer)

Are Golden Retrievers Good Apartment Dogs? (Surprising Answer)

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Want to know if you can have a golden retriever while living in an apartment? Yes, potty training will be harder if you don’t live on the first floor, and yes, exercising them will be harder if they don’t have a backyard to run around in… But if you’re prepared, you love your golden, and … Read more Are Golden Retrievers Good Apartment Dogs? (Surprising Answer)