2021 Golden Retriever Owners Report

2021 golden retriever owners report

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

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

6 month old golden retriever

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

English vs. American Golden Retrievers (Differences, Similarities & More)

english vs american golden retriever

Wondering about the differences between English vs. American golden retrievers? Here’s the truth: they’re both golden retrievers that descended from the same original golden retrievers over 150 years ago. However, since then a few different styles of goldens have evolved in different regions, largely depending on what the goldens were bred for. Within these styles … Read more English vs. American Golden Retrievers (Differences, Similarities & More)

Golden Retriever vs. German Shepherd: 17 Factors To Help You Choose

golden retriever vs german shepherd

Trying to decide between a golden retriever and a German shepherd? That’s a great (and tough) decision to make because you really can’t go wrong with either of these dogs. However, they each have their strengths and weaknesses and chances are, one is better for you and your family’s needs than the other. So to … Read more Golden Retriever vs. German Shepherd: 17 Factors To Help You Choose

Why Golden Retrievers Are Good Protective Dogs (And Why They’re Not)

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Do you want to know if golden retrievers can protect you if they need to? Whether you want protection for yourself or your family, or protection from animals or other people, in this article, we’re going to dive into how the golden retriever breed ranks as a protection dog. In this article, you’ll learn: What … Read more Why Golden Retrievers Are Good Protective Dogs (And Why They’re Not)

This Toy Can Stop 90% Of Bad Behaviors

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Do you know why your dog is acting out? Often, it’s just because they’re bored. They’ve got a lot of pent up energy and they’re not getting enough mental stimulation. So how can you use up some of that endless energy and give them a mental challenge at the same time? One option is training, … Read more This Toy Can Stop 90% Of Bad Behaviors

Are Golden Retrievers Good With Cats? (What Every Owner Should Know)

are golden retrievers good with cats

Although our culture has led us to believe that cats and dogs are sworn enemies, most dogs and cats actually get along quite well. In particular, according to the AKC, golden retrievers are one of the breeds best known for being good with cats. However, if you have a cat and are thinking about getting … Read more Are Golden Retrievers Good With Cats? (What Every Owner Should Know)

15 Golden Retriever Pros And Cons (Plus Some Bonus Facts)

golden retriever pros and cons

Getting a golden retriever is a big commitment, so to help you make the right choice, we made this list of pros and cons for you. Yes, we do love golden retrievers here (this is a golden retriever blog, after all), but golden retrievers are definitely not for everyone. The worst thing that you could … Read more 15 Golden Retriever Pros And Cons (Plus Some Bonus Facts)

Are Golden Retrievers Easy To Train? (The Answer Might Surprise You)

are golden retrievers easy to train

Want to know if golden retrievers are easy to train? The short answer is yes. Golden retrievers are easy to train because they’re smart, loyal dogs that love to please people. They were bred to be hunting dogs and work with humans, so it’s in their nature to be obedient. In fact, in the 2018 … Read more Are Golden Retrievers Easy To Train? (The Answer Might Surprise You)