An interesting backcross using golden retrievers and wetterhouns

A few years ago, I did a blog post about a wetterhoun/golden retriever cross. A wetterhoun, as you may recall, is a water dog from the Friesland province of the Netherlands. The dog was used to hunt otters and polecats, … Continue reading

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Hip Dysplasia And Golden Retrievers

Hip dysplasia is a poor formation of the hip joints, which is a common growing disease with younger dogs of virtually every breed. With larger breeds, unsteady hip joints are common, although hip dysplasia can be a serious problem that … Continue reading

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Medical Problems Of Golden Retrievers

EpilepsyAlso known as seizures, epilepsy disorders normally occur from viral infections, and environmental factors as well. Even though an inaccessible seizure isn’t always a problem, dogs that have recurring seizures should never be bred. Vets can recommend medicines that control … Continue reading

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TWO GOLDEN RETRIEVERS GET TO TRY HALO INTRO KIT

Congratulations to our latest winner of our monthly “Thank You for Forwarding” drawing. Jennifer H. from Kansas just won a Halo Dog Intro Kit for her dogs and a friend. Jennifer has two Golden Retrievers – Baily and Lexie. Here’s … Continue reading

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