Golden Retrievers: Grooming Standards

While the beautiful double coat of the goldens serves as protection from weather and outdoor elements, it also makes grooming necessary—and time-consuming.

Creating a weekly routine for grooming your golden helps promote a healthy coat and gives you additional bonding time.

The golden retriever’s double coat requires brushing at least once a week to keep shedding at bay and distribute natural oils that create a shiny, sleek coat.

Use a good-quality bristle brush and undercoat rake.

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