I have the same opinion, I would never shave my golden for reason of keeping them cooler in the summer and keeping them warmer in the winter. My golden is 8 really hates the heat would spend most the time lying in her pool. Newer Post Older Post Home. These two layers work together to protect the Golden's skin from sun, heat, cold, and moisture. I agree with the above poster who said they are happier, pant less and are bouncier. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. While there are legitimate reasons to shave the dog like to treat a really bad skin infection, or if the dog's been neglected and is hopelessly matted there is absolutely no reason for the average golden owner to do it. Their fur acts as an insulator against both the heat and the cold.
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Should You Shave Your Golden Retriever?
If your Golden Retriever swims a lot and the hair stays wet creating hot spots, then this is a risk you might want to take, but most hot spots are eliminated when feeding a high-quality food, such as Life's Abundance , that does not have wheat or corn, the highest allergens to Golden Retrievers. My experience is that the hair has always grown back in, as beautiful and thick as before. Now, 4 mo later, his pecks are completely bald and his undergrowth is very very thin. Burrs and foxtails stick like Velcro. But, you need to be very careful! The best possible way to achieve this look is to: Also like the above poster, once spring hits, our dogs are in and out of the water we live on a lake each time they go out. Virtually all modern professional grooming salons have high velocity blow dryers in their work areas. I live in Ontario, Canada.
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Jo Ellen is offline. My golden had surgery a couple months ago to remove a 4 pound fatty tumor from his hind leg. Image is her shaved. The hair on golden's seems to always get matted when they are active so this looks like a pefect solution: Instead, the forest has to start from scratch and spend decades, first growing ground cover and softwoods that provide an environment for slower growing hardwood varieties. If for some reason the dog's hair doesn't grow back after a clip down, it is most likely there is a health issue that was uncovered. I am going to forward this to all my friends. Threaded Mode Switch to Threaded Mode. If not, what should you do!?
Description:I have the same opinion, I would never shave my golden for reason of keeping them cooler in the summer and keeping them warmer in the winter. Never had a problem, and the fur grew back exactly as it was in a few months. I love brushing Race with it when I get to see him. What grows in instead is thick, prolific undercoat mixed with short new guard hairs. Sign in Recover your password. We love to provide information to our families to support and increase optimal health of their puppies, as well as into adulthood increasing the longevity of their life! I think hair growth is slower and more course the more you shave your golden.