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.

Foods To Feed Your Golden As Preventative Medicine

At times you might say “well, there is no guarantee that my Golden will get cancer, have heart issues, develop...
07/22/2020

Foods To Feed Your Golden As Preventative Medicine

An Introduction to Raw Feeding for Dogs

What Is Raw Feeding? A raw diet is a diet that consists of raw meats, raw bone, raw organs, and sometimes veggies or...
06/29/2020

An Introduction to Raw Feeding for Dogs

Hypothyroidism in Golden Retrievers

Hypothyroidism is a disease that can affect many different breeds of dog. However, it is very common in Golden...
06/22/2020

Hypothyroidism in Golden Retrievers

Von Willebrand Disease

What Is von Willebrand Disease? Von Willebrand’s Disease or vWD, is a hereditary disease, that is a deficiency in...
05/19/2020

Von Willebrand Disease

CoronaVirus and Your Dog

What Is Coronavirus? News of Coronavirus is everywhere, but what is it really? Coronavirus is a large family of...
04/04/2020

CoronaVirus and Your Dog - covid-19

How to Clean a Dog’s Ears

You've seen your dog shaking his head and scratching at his ear. When you look at your dog's ear you see just a bit of...
03/30/2020

How to Clean a Dog’s Ears

Why are Dogs' Noses Wet?

There's nothing like waking up to your dog's cold, wet nose sniffing your eye, right? Is that just me? Anyway, dogs...
03/16/2020

Why are dogs' noses wet?

Natural Ways to Repel Fleas

We all know what fleas are. Hateful little blood-sucking insects. There are lots of conventional methods to prevent...
02/23/2020

Natural Ways to Repel Fleas

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

Golden Retriever Joint

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

Natural Treatments for Fatty Tumors and lipomas in Dogs

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

Preventing Bloat (or GDV) in Dogs

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

coconut oil for dogs

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

Dangerous Foods your Dog Should Never Eat

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

Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Dogs

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

Some Foods for Golden Retrievers

Golden Retrievers and Ear Infections

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

Golden Retrievers and Ear Infections