| UK KC Classification
| Country of Origin
| Date of Origin
||51 - 61 cm (20 - 24 inches)
||27 - 36 Kgs (60 - 80 lbs)
| Life Expectancy
||13 - 15 Yrs
Golden Retrievers are powerfully built, medium sized dogs. Their coat is flat or wavy and they are cream or golden in colour.
Golden Retrievers are bright, kind, confident and friendly dogs.
If you are considering a Golden Retriever as a pet, consider the following points:
They are suitable for urban living
They are usually ok with children
They thrive in cold climates
They are easy to obedience train
They usually get on well with other dogs
Golden Retrievers are also known as: