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The Golden Retriever Breed – Beautiful, Friendly and Active

The Golden Retriever is a beautiful dog that originated late in the eighteen hundreds in the Scottish Highlands. This breed was created by breeding a yellow Flat-Coated Retriever with a Tweed Water Spaniel, which is now extinct. These dogs quickly became one of the most popular breeds because of their many great qualities.
They are used for tracking and hunting, as bird dogs, for obedience competitions, as service dogs for the handicapped and for the detection of narcotics. Outside of the working abilities of the Golden Retriever, they make wonderful pets as they are great with children and with other dogs. In 1925, the AKC recognized the Golden Retriever as a breed.
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Heart Disease in Dogs

Whoever said that heart diseases are only for humans? Whoever it was, he was wrong – it’s not just exclusive for people but for dogs as well. Many pet owners know this to be true – there are countless innocent pooches that Canine Heart Disease has claimed. Basically there are two types of the ailment, the first one is involves a defect where the heart valves of your pet will fail to close properly. When that happens, the blood flow loses its rhythm and becomes irregular. The second type is where the walls of the entire heart get lanky/thin. When that happens, the heart tissues will stretch and increase in size.
Canine Heart Disease isn’t a …

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