Golden Retriever

The Golden Retriever, with its intelligence and eager to please attitude, is one of the most popular breeds in the United States according to AKC registration statistics.  The working ability that has made the Golden Retriever such a useful hunting companion also make him an ideal guide, assistance, and search and rescue dog.  The lustrous golden color is the hallmark of this versatile breed.

Breed Profile

This active and energetic Sporting breed can adapt to many different living situations but does require daily exercise.  His water repellant double coat sheds and needs regular brushing.  With his friendly temperament and striking golden color, this breed is both beautiful to look at and a joy to own.