Golden Retriever Couple

Golden Retrievers – Neutering

Neutering a male Golden Retriever may be common practice, but it is still serious surgery and carries risks and benefits. Weighing them carefully will result in the best decision for you and your pet. Neutering (‘spaying’ is the procedure for females) is a surgical procedure that removes the testicles. That act has a number of…

Golden Retriever on Obstacle Course

Golden Retrievers – Gear

Most dogs have their favorite toy. But Goldens have some unique requirements that make selecting the right gear a little trickier. Leashes, Collars and Harnesses Since they can get relatively large, a good leash or harness is a must. But what is ‘good’ in this case? The average male Golden is 22-24 inches (56-61 cm)…

Golden Retriever Eating

Golden Retrievers – Food Options

Like many other topics relating to food and health, it’s difficult to get objective information about proper diet. Many authors seem intent on bashing large companies and more interested in politics than pet food. That means anyone interested in finding out the scientific facts about what is and what isn’t good for their Golden Retriever…