Veterinarian Resources

These resources are here to help veterinarians with various facets of the Golden Retriever Lifetime Study. If any questions arise or clarification is required, please call the study team at 855.4GR.DOGS (855.447.3647) or email us at

Please note to view study examination forms you will need to log on to the study website.

General Study Resources

Veterinary Agreement

Veterinarian Manual

Tips for Veterinarians

Annual Study Resources

Annual Flow Chart

Annual Veterinary Sample Kit Collection and Shipping Instructions

Purina Body Condition Score

Dermal Mass Map

Tumor Sampling and Necropsy Resources

Necropsy Instructions – Please contact the study team for additional information.


Special Offer

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Veterinarians participating in the Golden Retriever Lifetime Study enter promotion code MAFIN50 to receive a 50% discount on course tuition. Learn more:

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