Health & Nutrition

In this corner, you’ll find some answers to your questions about health issues, nutritional needs, the best treats and dog foods available on the market, and more for your Golden Retriever! We gather our information from reliable sources to ensure accuracy.

Check out our articles about dog's Health and Nutrition.

How To Support Your Dog's Joint Health

Joints are wonderful things, they help your dog move, jump, chase, and have fun. But sometimes joints are painful. This...
02/02/2020

Natural Treatments for Fatty Tumors in Dogs

What Are Fatty Tumors in Dogs? Fatty tumors are called lipomas. Lipo meaning fat. These are an encapsulated...
01/20/2020

Preventing Bloat (or GDV) in Dogs

All dogs can become bloated. However, large, deep-chested breeds are the most likely to get bloated. Also, be aware...
01/08/2020

Coconut Oil for Dogs

Coconut oil has lots of great health benefits for us humans. It also has wonderful health benefits for our dogs. First...
01/08/2020

Dangerous Foods your Dog Should Never Eat

You are having a little snack or tossing some leftover cooked bones in the trash. And there is your Golden Retriever...
12/26/2019

Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Dogs

Omega-3 fatty acids are a type of essential fatty acid. This means that omega-3 fatty acids cannot be created by the...
12/21/2019

Some Foods that You Can Feed Your Golden Retriever

There are lots of great treats and foods that you can feed your Golden Retriever. Of course, some individual dogs may...
12/15/2019

Golden Retrievers and Ear Infections

Golden retrievers are quite lovable, especially due to their cheerful temperament, and appealing appearance —...
11/03/2019

Diabetes in Dogs... Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

If you believe that dogs cannot get the same sicknesses and infections as humans, then you are wrong because your dog...
10/19/2019

Golden Retriever Lifespan

Are you wondering what the average Golden Retriever lifespan is? This blog post will talk about that, and more! So,...
08/18/2019

Why It’s Important to Vaccinate Your Pet

Many people believe that getting their pet vaccinated is a waste of money. In this blog post, we share why it’s crucial...
08/10/2019

Yes or No: Spaying or Neutering Your Golden Retriever

As a pet owner, deciding for or against spaying your Golden Retriever is one of the biggest decisions that you’ll...
08/04/2019

Heat Stroke in Summer and How to Protect Your Dog

Dogs love summers as much as their human companions do. However, the risk of getting a heat stroke is very real, thanks...
07/23/2019

Leishmaniasis In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

Leishmaniasis is a parasitic infection caused by Leishmania. The parasite thrives in tropical or warm climates so,...
06/24/2019

How to Find and Remove Ticks and Fleas from Dogs

Dogs and ticks have one thing in common; they both like summers. While dogs love to go out and play during the...
06/08/2019

Why Does My Dog Eat Grass?

Dogs do the strangest things that are beyond our comprehension… I sometimes find my dog munching on grass and...
04/05/2019