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.

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

Can Golden Retrievers Have PTSD?

Are dogs affected by things Psychologically like humans?   A lot of research has been conducted over the...
08/14/2018

Can Golden Retrievers Have Avocados?

Wondering if your Golden Retriever can enjoy some avocado? Avocados are generally healthy and are rich in good fat...
08/13/2018

Gastric Dilation -Volvulus in Golden Retrievers

Did you know that large breed dogs are prone to getting GDV?   What’s sad is that not many dog owners know...
08/11/2018

Finding the Best Dog Food for Golden Retrievers

Food is one of the most essential things that helps you ensure a long and happy life for your dog. Your dog gets all...
08/08/2018

List of Human Fruits and Vegetable NOT Safe for Your Golden Retriever to Eat

Human food doesn't always agree with dogs. That is why I always look up a food item before giving it to my dog just...
07/20/2018