Golden Retriever Ear Infection: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatment

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Golden Retrievers have adorable, floppy, fuzzy ears. But, unfortunately, their floppiness and fuzziness are part of what makes them susceptible to ear infections. Ear infections in Golden Retrievers are common. Symptoms include redness, itching, odor, and discharge. They can be treated with medicine prescribed by your veterinarian and will usually go away in 1-2 weeks … Read more

The Golden Retriever Puppy Timeline [11 Milestones & Stages]

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As a new Golden Retriever puppy owner, you may be wondering about when important puppy milestones happen, such as: When do they lose their puppy teeth? When do they stop growing? When do they (finally) stop biting? When do they sleep through the night? It’s a roller coaster ride when raising a Golden pup, so … Read more

How To Groom Your Golden Retriever (Step By Step)

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In this post, you’re going to learn exactly how (and how often) to groom your Golden Retriever step by step. Goldens have beautiful golden coats, which do require some work to take care of, but grooming them isn’t as bad as many people make it out to be. And in addition to keeping them looking … Read more

Golden Retriever vs. Labrador Retriever: 16 Differences To Help You Choose

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Trying to decide between a Golden Retriever vs a Labrador Retriever? First off, if you’ve narrowed your search to these two breeds, you can’t go wrong. Both Golden Retrievers and Labs are medium to large family-friendly dogs with lots of love to give. The Labrador is the most popular breed and the Golden Retriever is … Read more

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

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

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