Golden Retriever

Breed Info








FOOD Choices

FOOD Choices

Golden Retrievers require a balanced diet rich in proteins to support their muscular build and energy levels, along with healthy fats for a shiny coat and proper brain function.

It is important to include a proper mix of carbohydrates, vitamins, and minerals to support their overall health and vitality.

Golden Retriever

Activity Requirements

Golden Retrievers are highly energetic and require regular exercise to maintain their physical and mental well-being. They thrive on activities like fetching, swimming, and long walks, making them ideal companions for active families or individuals.

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Dense Hair

Golden Retrievers need regular grooming to maintain their dense, water-repellant coat, which includes frequent brushing to reduce shedding and prevent matting.

Ear care

Attention to their ears is crucial as their floppy nature can trap moisture and lead to infections, so regular cleaning is recommended.

Eye care

Their eyes should be checked routinely for signs of irritation or discharge.

Paw Care

Paw care includes nail trimming and checking between the toes for debris or injury, is essential for their overall health and comfort.

Health Care

Hip & Joint

Golden Retrievers are particularly prone to hip dysplasia, a genetic condition that affects the hip joint and can lead to arthritis or lameness.

Skin & Coat

Golden Retrievers can be prone to various skin problems, one common issue being atopic dermatitis.