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.

Can Golden Retrievers Have Brown Rice or White Rice?

Rice are quite popular because they’re easy to cook, yummy to taste, and fill you up quite nicely. In fact, these are a...
12/08/2018

Healthy Homemade High Protein Dog Food for Golden Retrievers

Did you know that homemade dog food is far more nutritious than dry kibble? Some experts even consider kibble to be...
11/25/2018

Teary Eyes: Is My Golden Retriever Crying?

Dogs are extremely expressive when it comes to emotions and let you know exactly how they feel. When they’re feeling...
11/17/2018

Epilepsy and Your Golden Retriever: Signs, Symptoms, and Solutions

Seizures in dogs are often impressive! Dogs that drools, shakes and loses consciousness? Do not panic, stay calm and...
11/04/2018

Most Common Golden Retriever Health Problems

There are quite some major kinds of diseases that have been reported in this breed, some of which are:  ...
11/04/2018

Golden Retriever Pregnancy Signs and Care

The Golden Retriever is a powerful and well-aligned dog. Its coat varies from creamy white to dark walleye and has long...
11/01/2018

Can My Golden Retriever Eat Chicken Liver?

Sometimes, we draw the line at what we eat and don’t eat when it comes to meat. For many people, eating chicken...
10/20/2018

How Long Can My Dog Go Without Pooping?

Has your Golden Retriever been a little backed up lately? Having a bowel movement once or twice a day---depending on...
10/15/2018

What to do if My Golden Retriever Isn’t Eating But Acting Normal?

Golden Retrievers love their food. In fact, every dog loves meal time so, you know that there’s something on if your...
10/10/2018

Dog 101: How Long Are Dogs In Heat For?

Wondering how long your Golden Retriever will stay in heat? A female dog she starts her heat cycles when she...
10/08/2018

Can Golden Retrievers Have Cream Cheese?

Cream cheese is a delicious treat and an invaluable ingredient in various recipes. I, personally, love to dip my...
10/05/2018

Can I Feed Sugar to my Golden Retriever?

Sugar is everywhere. In fact, when you pick out a dog food at the supermarket, you will find that sugar is an...
09/30/2018

How to Take Care of Your Golden Retriever’s Teeth

Did you know that tooth decay is a huge problem for your Golden Retriever? Dogs use their mouths for a variety of...
09/07/2018

Yes or No: Can Your Dog Have Caffeine?

Having a cup of coffee instantly wakes one up in the morning. Only a true coffee lover knows how important that...
08/31/2018

Hip Dysplasia and Golden Retrievers: Your All-in-One Guide

Hip dysplasia is one of the most common medical problems that Golden Retrievers face.   In fact, 8.5% of...
08/27/2018

What Causes and How to Treat Diarrhea in Dogs!?

Has your Golden Retriever been feeling under the weather? Diarrhea in dogs is actually a very common issue which...
08/16/2018