Height: 21.5”- 24”
Weight: 55 lbs - 75 lbs
Lifespan: 12 years
Average Litter Size: 8 puppies
Golden Retrievers are medium to large-size, energetic and athletic dog. They are very popular gundog breed and they excel when it comes to companionship, showmanship, obedience and field trials.
Golden Retrievers are known for their hunting capabilities on land and in the water. They perform well in water because of their dense coat. They are also good in land because of their long and powerful strides.
This breed is an ideal dog to have as part of the family. They loving and gentle to children and they enjoy the endless attention children provide them.
Golden Retrievers are sweet, polite, and highly intelligent. They are one of the easiest dogs to train. Goldens are extremely intelligent dogs with an intense desire to please.
They have many talents including competitive obedience, narcotic detection, agility, and performing tricks.
Golden Retriever needs a lot of exercise to keep them fit. They enjoy outdoor activities with their family like retrieving balls and other toys.
Goldens has waterproof coat. The outer coat is firm, resilient, and can be wavy or straight while the under coat is dense and soft in texture. The coat color is rich, lustrous, and varies in shades of cream to gold.
They are heavy shedder. This breed requires regularly grooming and trimming. Thorough brushing with a firm bristle brush is needed daily and regular dry shampoo to keep their coat nice and clean.