Golden Retriever
Yellow Retriever



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Golden Retriever
Yellow Retriever

Great Britian, 1800s.
The golden is said to be decended from small newfoundlands, tweed spaniels, setters, bloodhounds & early labrador breeds. Was first known as a yellow color of the flat coated retriever, but was officially recognized by akc as a seperate breed in 1927

Companion, field trials, gundog & assistance dog

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 10-15 years of age

Weight & Height
55 to 80 pounds & 20 to 24 inches tall

Known Health Problems
Hip & elbow dysplasia, cataracts, skin allergies, Ectopion, Entropion, Heart Disease, PRA, Cancer

Physical Description
Medium to large to size dog that has a broad head with small drop ears. The eyes are brown and the nose is black or brownish black.

This breed is gentle, sweet, loving and very friendly with people , chidren & other animals. The Golden Retriever is very intelligent and is eager to please its master. They are easy and fun to train. Goldens love being around their people and should not be left alone for long periods of time. Goldens are one of the most popular dog breeds today. They do love to dig so need to be kept busy in order to keep them from escaping under a fence.

Goldens are smart dogs and are very trainable

Living Conditions
Goldens will do ok in a apartment if taken for long walks daily. They also love to have space to run and play. Goldens prefer cooler climates and love to play outdoors with their owners

Brush & shampoo this breed weekly

This breed needs 1-2 hours of exercise a day, or a large yard to run in

Coat Texture
Double coat has a soft, dense undercoat and a thick, straight or wavy outer coat. There is a ruff around the neck and feathering at the legs, chest, belly and tail.

Coat Colors



6-12 pups per litter.

Continental Kennel Club
American Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
American Pet Registry
Fédération Cynologique Internationale
Canadian Kennel Club
National Kennel Club


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Golden Retriever Breeders

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