Health issues

Golden Retrievers, a generally healthy breed, are susceptible to certain genetic disorders and health problems, like all breeds. Here is a brief overview of some common health concerns in Golden Retrievers. For more information on these and other breed-specific health matters, please visit our website’s Fact Sheets or reach out to us through our Contact Us page.

Hip Dysplasia

At GRCWA, we understand that the health and well-being of your golden retriever is of the utmost importance. That’s why we provide valuable information on genetic disorders and health concerns specific to the breed. One common health issue that golden retrievers may face is hip dysplasia. If you want to learn more about this condition and how to care for your furry friend, look no further. We’re here to empower you with the knowledge you need to ensure your golden retriever lives a happy and healthy life. Join the Golden Retriever Club of WA today and become part of our community dedicated to the well-being of these amazing dogs.

Elbow Dysplasia

Elbow dysplasia is another health concern that golden retrievers may encounter. At GRCWA, we prioritize the well-being of your beloved furry companion. We offer valuable information on genetic disorders specific to the breed, including elbow dysplasia. Discover how to care for your golden retriever and ensure their happiness and health. Join the Golden Retriever Club of WA today and become part of our dedicated community committed to the well-being of these incredible dogs. Learn more about elbow dysplasia and empower yourself with the knowledge to provide the best care for your golden retriever.

Eye Diseases

Is your golden retriever experiencing eye problems? At GRCWA, we understand the importance of your furry friend’s well-being. That’s why we provide valuable information on genetic disorders and health concerns specific to the breed. From common eye diseases to hip dysplasia and elbow dysplasia, we’re here to empower you with the knowledge you need to ensure your golden retriever lives a happy and healthy life.

Hereditary Heart Disease

Is your golden retriever at risk for hereditary heart disease? At GRCWA, we care about the well-being of your furry friend. We provide valuable information on genetic disorders and health concerns specific to the breed, including hereditary heart disease. Learn more about this condition and how to ensure your golden retriever lives a happy and healthy life.

Ichthyosis

Ichthyosis is an inherited disease that affects golden retrievers. Discover more about Ichthyosis and learn how to ensure your golden retriever lives a happy and healthy life.  Learn more about Ichthyosis now.

Ectopic Ureter

Are you concerned about your Golden Retriever’s urinary health? Ectopic Ureter can present a complex challenge for these remarkable dogs. At GRCWA, we truly understand the significance of your beloved furry companion’s overall well-being. That’s precisely why we offer valuable insights on genetic disorders and health issues that are specific to this breed. Discover what an Ectopic Ureter is and learn about the available solutions for its correction.

Epilepsy

Discover the world of epilepsy and how it can affect your beloved Golden Retriever. At GRCWA, we value your furry friend’s well-being and provide valuable information on genetic disorders and health concerns specific to the breed.

Health

Health issues of the golden retriever.

EBV

Estiamted Breeding Values.

Surveys

Health Research Surveys