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Hi there and thanks for your question.
Every dog is different and this may or may not be something to worry about. Some dogs will have a mild condition called hyperkeratosis which causes rough skin over the end of the nose. It is often helped by applying either vitamin E cream or opening up a vitamin E capsule and applying the oil.
If there are ulcerations on the nose it could be a condition called discoid lupus or pemphigus...you can read more about this here:
Some Golden Retrievers can have rough skin along with a low thyroid level, so you may want to ask your vet about checking her thyroid level.
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It certainly could be that it is rough because of the elements. I don't think it would be frostbite though...that usually effects ear tips and feet and tails.
The vitamin E is very very safe, so feel free to try it. If there is no improvement in a week or so it is probably a good idea to have a vet take a look
Hope that helps!Dr. Marie.
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