Author Archives: Sarah Jackson

The Miniature Golden Retriever written beside a golden retriever puppy lying on a white blanket

The Miniature Golden Retriever – What is it Exactly?

Imagine everything you love about a Golden Retriever – their friendly temperament, absolute loyalty, and loving playfulness – but in a smaller size. Sounds pretty good, right? Enter the Miniature Golden Retriever, a dog who is exactly that. The Miniature is one of the latest ‘designer breeds’ that are taking the canine world by storm as would-be owners seek out their ...

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Train Your Golden to Give or Drop Any Item on Cue

All dogs are different but if there’s one thing that every Golden Retriever loves doing, it’s putting things in their mouth. Usually this is playful and harmless — chewing on their favorite toy, for instance — but sometimes you’ll catch them gnashing down on something inappropriate, like your brand new pair of shoes! While it’s impossible to completely stop your Golden picking things ...

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How To Cut Your Golden Retriever’s Nails

Cutting your dog’s nails is one of those ‘scary’ grooming tasks that’s incredibly easy to keep putting off. What with a fidgeting dog and worrying about accidentally cutting the quick, it can certainly pose difficulties. But it doesn’t have to be hard; you can certainly cut your dog’s nails quickly, effectively and safely if you start prepared, stay calm and ...

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Best Interactive Dog Toys for Your Golden Retriever

Golden Retrievers make fantastic companions, and are very loving and loyal dogs. One thing that lots of owners notice though, is it doesn’t take long for their dog to get bored…and this is because they’re a sporting breed! To keep them happy and healthy, golden retrievers need lots of mental stimulation, but that doesn’t mean you need to think of ...

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