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Does My Golden Retriever Need a Companion?

Golden Retrievers are one of the most popular dog breeds – known to be service animals, working animals, and sometimes even TV and movie stars. Regarded as intelligent, social, adaptable, and playful–golden retrievers are one of a kind dog breed. However, when it comes to goldens, their high energy and […]

Can Golden Retrievers Tolerate Cold Weather?

The golden retriever is a large breed that we may think can tolerate cold weather easily. This assumption comes from their body shape which generally looks more likely to suit the cold weather. But these are not the final words. These are a few factors that need to be focused […]

At What Age Do Golden Retrievers Get Their Feathers?

Golden retrievers are beautiful, active dogs. Before they can become active, though, they need to grow their adult coats. The first sign of this adult coat starting to come in is when gold retrievers get their feathers. Knowing when your dog is going to get their feathers may help give […]

7 Reasons to NOT Get A Golden Retriever

If you are here, you are most likely considering getting a Gold Retriever. Despite these pups being an incredibly sweet and loving breed, there are plenty of disadvantages to consider and reasons you may not want to get a Golden Retriever. This is not a bash-piece on the breed, but rather […]

How Many Puppies Do Golden Retrievers Have?

Your golden retriever is about to deliver her first litter. It seems like it was just yesterday when you brought her home as a tiny puppy that barely fit in one hand. As she grew, she lived up to her breed’s reputation of being delightful, easygoing, and loyal. Now you […]