Healthy Coconut and Salmon Oil Dog Treats

17 Jun 4 Comments timbearden Breeder Education, Recommendations

I’m always on the hunt for new ways to spoil our dogs.  I wanted to create a great way to give my dogs something healthy, but also a treat.  I had a silicon Ticent Dog Treat Baking Mold laying around that I had planned for other projects.  A couple of

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Dog Food Storage

1 Jun 3 Comments timbearden Breeder Education, Recommendations

So this post is a bit off topic, but still some might find it useful.  I used to be a bit lazy with our dog food and especially cat food.  I’d open the bag, give my dogs food, and tuck the top to keep it fresh.  Well in reality it

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Puppy Vaccination Schedule

28 May No Comments timbearden Breeder Education, Puppy Education

We firmly believe in vaccinating our goldens. Jolene is a nurse, and I also have experience in the medical field. So it would be a little hypocritical to not support vaccines. Now, that doesn’t mean we believe in over vaccinating. Many veterinarians over vaccinate because it brings in extra office

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OFA Specialists in Southern California

3 May 1 Comment timbearden Breeder Education

Recently I’ve been asked many times where we get our OFA certifications done.  This post is geared to breeders who need to finish all their certifications before they breed and live in the Southern California area.  So if you have no plans to breed, then this post is probably not

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NuVet Nutritional Supplements

28 Apr No Comments timbearden Breeder Education, Recommendations

I’m not always a big fan of supplements. If you feed your dog high quality foods generally the food has the necessary nutritional requirements to have a healthy dog. Here at The Bearden Pack we rotate foods and also have regimen of raw foods that we give our dogs. I’m

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What is the Average Lifespan of a Golden Retriever

21 Apr No Comments timbearden Breeder Education, Puppy Education

You are visiting here most likely because you have the simple question of: what is the average lifespan of a golden retriever? The quick answer is 11-12 years old. However, the answer is not so simple. 11-12 years doesn’t mean that your dog won’t live a long life of 17

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Tips for Delivering Puppies

22 Mar 1 Comment timbearden Breeder Education

You may have came here by accident or maybe you were looking for information. This post is different than than my previous posts and is geared more to other breeders or people inexperienced with delivering puppies. About 10 years ago we got into breeding dogs. In the past few years we

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Puppy Development in the Womb

10 Dec No Comments timbearden Breeder Education

For many a puppy’s development and birth can be as exciting as the birth of their own child. For those curious to know the development of a puppy week by week, feel free to look below. I’ll also be posting an article on the changes of the mother during her

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Giardia and Coccidia

14 Oct No Comments timbearden Breeder Education, Puppy Education

It’s very common for a puppy or even an adult to have diarrhea. Often stress or just a simple upset stomach can be the cause. Sometimes, if it doesn’t go away the usual culprits are giardia and coccidia. To those unfamiliar with the parasites it can be scary when a

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Annual Cost of Owning a Golden Retriever

31 Aug 1 Comment timbearden Breeder Education, Puppy Education

Annual Costs I received an e-mail today in regards to the estimates of the annual cost of owning a golden retriever. People are often occupied with how much a puppy may cost initially and they forget the actual costs that occur over time. I appreciated the e-mail asking me for

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