Category: Health and Care

Degenerative Myelopathy in Golden Retrievers

A progressive spinal cord disease, degenerative myelopathy in Golden Retrievers could have devastating effects. It starts with weakness in hind limbs and gradually leads to the loss of motor coordination and complete paralysis. Owners aware of the signs of degenerative myelopathy are better placed to slow down its …

Tips To Care for Golden Retriever

The highly intelligent, loyal, and sociable Golden Retriever is a widely popular dog breed. Although slow to mature, most Retrievers carry their puppyish traits into the old age. They were originally bred for tough activities of retrieving ducks and fowl for hunters that required hard physical labor. Therefore, …

Genetic Disease in Golden Retriever

If you have a four-legged friend at home, you are wondering whether he is at a risk of hereditary problems. Well, there has been a rise in the incidence of genetic problems among various dog breeds. Then Golden Retriever is no exception. Its people-pleasing, outgoing, playful, and adaptable …