Author Archives: Wendy

Wendy is a self-employed beauty therapist, mother of two, life-long pet parent and lover of dogs who somehow manages to squeeze in the time to satisfy another of her loves - writing. Wendy is the founder, main contributor to and editor of TotallyGoldens.
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Leash Training Your Golden Retriever for No More Pulling!

If you’ve ever had family, friends or even perfect strangers on the street joke that your Golden Retriever is walking you and not the other way around, you know what it’s like to have a leash-pulling problem. Leash pulling can happen in puppies and adult dogs, and if it happens to you long enough can begin to feel like there’s nothing ...

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Types of Retriever Dogs and Important Breed Information

Golden retrievers are one of the most family-friendly dogs out there. They are even the third most popular dog in the United States. But are there other types of retrievers aside from goldens and labs? Scroll down to learn about the lesser-known but just as lovable types of retriever dogs. Golden Retriever Goldens are well-known for their long, wavy coats. ...

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5 Best Dog Ramps

No matter how incredibly agile your dog looks, at some point in her life, she’ll need extra help to climb up or down your car, bed, sofa, or any other raised object. It could be that she’s pregnant, elderly, or dealing with health problems such as joint issues. Such conditions aside, how about you as a pet parent simply wanting ...

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What Is The Best Deshedding Tool For Dogs?

Dogs will naturally shed fur from time to time. As to how much and how often your pooch will shed fur is largely dependent on the breed. Generally, most dogs shed more fur during the spring in preparation for the summer so they can stay cooler in the hotter months ahead. And as the winter approaches, she will definitely shed ...

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Obesity In Golden Retrievers And How To Deal With It

Obesity is one of the biggest health problems our pet dogs face today. Dogs have mastered the art of begging and tugging at our heart-strings to win a little snack when we’re eating. And many owners give in too easily and too often, while thinking that they’re showing love and affection. But all these extra snacks cause a dog to ...

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