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How Much a Golden Retriever Should Weigh

You want your golden retriever to stay as healthy as possible, and this includes monitoring your dog’s weight. Dogs can avoid numerous health issues by staying at their goal weight. Becoming overweight can raise blood pressure, increase the risk of heart disease, hurt joints and damage liver function. How much

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The Average Golden Retriever Litter Size

Is there anything cuter than a litter of golden retriever puppies? We may be biased, but we think not. Golden retrievers are absolutely adorable, and the puppies will steal your heart. One of the questions we frequently hear from people who want to adopt a dog is how many puppies do

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How to Clean Golden Retriever Ears

Cleaning your golden retriever’s ears is more than a way to keep your very good boy clean — it also offers owners an opportunity to check for infections and pests lurking in a dog’s coat. When you see your dog shaking or scratching its head a lot, it’s time to

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Vizsla Temperament and Personality

Known for their ruddy coloring and good looks, vizslas aren’t just pretty faces. Vizslas are quite smart, loyal and active. If you’ve been wondering if you should welcome a vizsla puppy or dog into your home, read on to discover more about vizslas’ temperament and core personality traits. The Handsome Sporting Dog From

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Golden Retriever Health Issues and Problems

Golden retriever puppies are adorable, lovable bundles of energy — but do golden retrievers have a lot of health problems when they grow up? Fortunately, a good breeder can select for strong health genes, but golden retrievers are still susceptible to a few health conditions. Below, we’ll discuss some of

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Golden Retriever Puppy Exercise Information

Golden Retrievers are an energetic breed with insatiable curiosity. Golden Retriever puppies are energetic and curious as well — but they have different exercise requirements than adult and adolescent Retrievers. Because puppies are still growing, their needs change constantly. Raising Golden Retriever puppies is no small task, and it’s important

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Golden Retriever Exercise Information

One of the world’s most beloved dog breeds, Golden Retrievers are known for their loving personalities and loyal nature. This popular breed originated in the 19th century in the Scottish Highlands, as game hunters needed intelligent sporting dogs to “retrieve” game from tough terrain. As one may guess from their

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How Often Should You Bathe Your Golden Retriever Puppy

One of the most frequent questions you’ll ask as a dog owner is how often you should bathe your pet. Every week? Once a month? How often is too often? The truth is, there is no perfect answer, and the frequency with which you need to bathe your golden retriever

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Weimaraner vs Vizsla

Although Weimaraners and vizslas are both incredible hunting dogs of aristocratic origin and share some common characteristics, they can vary in coat color, size, personality and temperament. Some people find the only way to distinguish the two breeds at first glance is by their noses. While vizslas have a self-colored

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The Best Hypoallergenic Dog Breeds

Owning a dog can be a true gift — dogs provide undying emotional support, love and laughs. They’ll be there for you through anything and will inspire you with their resilience. However, one downside of these four-legged friends is that they can shed — an issue for those of us

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