Puppy Training Made Easy

How to train your puppy with Cesar Millan. Over the years, here at Windy Knoll Goldens, we have received many questions about training puppies or how to deal with bad habits. Cesar Millan happens to be our favorite trainer because he uses an easy, practical, non-aggressive approach to training dogs. While goldens are mostly easy … Read more

Daisy & George’s Puppies

Daisy & King George's Puppies See Daisy and George's puppies running through our 25 acres of fields here in Bradford, Maine. Daisy's and George's calm, friendly manner comes through very strongly in each of their loving puppies. Most of these puppies will be in their new homes by this weekend as they turn 8 weeks ... Read more

AKC Dark Golden Retriever Males Available in March

All 6 males and 4 females love getting out of their pen so that they can explore the large 70 foot long center isle of our kennel. There are still at least three males available that will go home in March. Elemay is a medium sized, quiet, unassuming golden retriever who lovingly takes care of … Read more

Video Update of Elemay’s Golden Retriever Puppies

Puppies grow exceedingly fast starting with cute little squeaks and small movements, to toddler stage rough and tumble rough housing. This is the age when they start learning all about their new world, where they explore by smelling, feeling, seeing tasting and hearing. Each day we play with and handle them so they become well … Read more

Elemay’s Puppy Update

We’re experiencing brisk winter weather in Maine, but our newest litter of  Windy Knoll Goldens puppies are staying toasty warm in our beautiful new kennel, built this past year after our move to Maine! These pictures show Elemay’s sleepy bunch of dark red AKC American golden retriever puppies who are almost two weeks old. With … Read more

New Retirement Looking for New Home in February

AKC Windy Knoll Goldens Clara Puppies

After 5 years with us and many homes made happy with puppies from Clara, she is now ready to retire in February 2022. Clara, one of our first females, has been a great mother to her puppies, and a wonderful companion to us and our children. She is confident, calm, athletic and has a great … Read more

Daily Practice Makes for Perfect Coming When Called

Here’s a fun and easy way to teach your dog to come when called. Coming when called – a “recall” as it’s often known in dog-training circles – is arguably the most important behavior you can teach your dog. It can literally save his life. Continue reading by clicking the link below. Daily Practice Makes … Read more

Merry Christmas

[typography font=”Fredericka the Great” size=”26″ size_format=”px” color=”#b50433″]Merry Christmas[/typography] [typography font=”Dancing Script” size=”20″ size_format=”px” color=”#024f16″]from Windy Knoll Goldens: Greg, Arielle, our kiddos, and all our Goldens![/typography] We hope that you enjoy a wonderful celebration of this most special time of the year! Amidst all the fun Christmas festivities we are enjoying, we especially rejoice that Jesus … Read more

Sights from December

With a fresh layer of snow blanketing the ground here in Maine, Christmas lights twinkling, pine greens abounding, and lots of fresh baked cookies wafting their aroma throughout the house, it’s definitely feeling like December around here! Our two newest beautiful English Cream pups, Snowflake and Cottonball,  are enjoying Christmas festivities and exploring the Christmas … Read more