Training – Golden Hearts

5 Best Harnesses For Golden Retrievers In 2021 (For Pulling & Safety)

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Looking for the best harness to get for your golden retriever? A harness can be a great option for walking your Golden Retriever because they’re safe, can prevent pulling, and are handy for adventures. But choosing the right harness for your dog can be a bit overwhelming since there are so many different brands and … Read more 5 Best Harnesses For Golden Retrievers In 2021 (For Pulling & Safety)

5 Easy Tricks To Teach Your Golden Retriever That Are Fun, Cute & Simple

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Want to teach your golden retriever some fun and cute tricks? Today, you’ll learn five tricks to teach your dog that will help the two of you bond together, help satisfy their need for mental stimulation, and serve as fun party tricks! I have taught these for years in beginner trick classes — most dogs … Read more 5 Easy Tricks To Teach Your Golden Retriever That Are Fun, Cute & Simple

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

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)

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

Can Golden Retrievers Be Aggressive? Here’s The Truth

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Want to know if golden retrievers can be aggressive? The short answer is yes, they can be. Any dog (or human, for that matter) can be aggressive… But is it normal for golden retrievers to be aggressive? No. In this article, you’ll learn: What aggression in golden retrievers looks like What causes them to be … Read more Can Golden Retrievers Be Aggressive? Here’s The Truth

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

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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)

How Much Exercise Golden Retrievers Actually Need (Puppies & Adults)

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Want to know how much exercise your golden retriever needs? This is an incredibly important question because getting your golden retriever enough exercise could be the difference between having a wonderful companion or an unmanageable house-destroyer. In this article, you’ll learn: How much exercise adult golden retrievers need How much exercise golden retriever puppies need … Read more How Much Exercise Golden Retrievers Actually Need (Puppies & Adults)