Main characteristics

Breed facts

A life with a Golden

The Golden Retriever is surely one of the most popular dog breeds in the USA, even in the whole world.

Their friendly and tolerant attitude is helping them keep that favourite place in the hearts of adults as well as children. They are both kids friendly and dog friendly, and you will have a hard time if you try to leave them alone for a long time in a day.

You must have already seen them as therapy dog helping those in need and service dogs at the airports sniffing around bags and luggage.

Also, since they are natural athletes, they will play main roles in competitions of agility and competitive obedience. Be ready to run after them on meadows, through rivers and especially on snow.

If you are planning to make you pack even bigger, consider adopting one of these beautiful pupps. They will always be loyal, almost overprotective but in a cute way and they will show you every day how smart they are.

See all Golden Retriever dog breed traits and facts before you fall in love over your head!

Golden Retriever popular articles

If we have not already convinced you and you are not already in your car rushing to the adoptin center to get a Golden Retriever, then try to resist all these beautiful examples of love, affection and constant laugh no matter what time of a day it is.

If you already own a Golden Retriever and now you are thinking of another one, or maybe more than one, you should read this: Adding a second Golden Retriever to the family: Pros and Cons

Also, there are few dog food allergies you should be careful about, so be sure to be informed right now. Some fruit is good, some is bas, as well as vegetables.

 

Find out more

  • dog house bed
    in

    Dog house bed: A cozy hiding place for your pooch

    Last Updated on July 24, 2021 by Jackie Castle Just like people can be introverts or extroverts, the same goes for dogs too. There are dogs that don’t like to interact too much with other people and pets. Those dogs need a hiding place, somewhere they can be alone and recharge. Of course, a crate […] More

  • Hermes dog bed
    in

    Hermes dog bed: Is it worth it?

    Last Updated on July 23, 2021 by Jackie Castle Hermes is a super expensive luxury brand. They sell clothes and bags to the rich and famous. You probably already knew that. But did you know that you can even buy a Hermes dog bed? Yes, you read that right. Hermes offers luxury beds for our […] More

  • dog teepee bed
    in

    Dog teepee bed: DIY project for the weekend

    Ordinary dog beds or simple Amazon dog beds sometimes look boring in your living room. Especially if you have a thing for home decor and put a lot of effort into making your space as pretty as possible. A dog teepee bed can be a great option in that situation. Or if you just want […] More

  • light up dog collar
    in

    Light up dog collar: Keep your pup safe

    Have you ever seen a dog wear a light up dog collar? Chances are, you probably have. But have you ever thought about why they are useful and why you should get one for your pooch? Well, if you’ve been researching LED dog collars this is your sign to get one! These dog collars are […] More

  • Dog owner asking himself the following question: Can dogs eat bean sprouts
    in

    Can Dogs Eat Bean Sprouts?

    Bean sprouts are known to be highly nutritious and healthy for humans. They are an amazing addition to salads, sandwiches and more. If you are a fan of bean sprouts than it’s most likely a staple in your diet, as it can be added to basically anything. But how about giving it to our canines? […] More

  • Dog owner looking at his dog eating wondering can dogs eat scallops
    in

    Can Dogs Eat Scallops? Here’s The Answer

    It’s already widely known that not all human food is safe for dogs. In some cases, it can even be dangerous, or fatal. However, in some cases it can be perfectly safe, or even healthy. Some types of fish or seafood, for example, can be the perfect option for dogs with an allergy to chicken. […] More

  • Dog eating a banana while his parent wonders can dogs eat plantains
    in

    Can Dogs Eat Plantains And Plantain Chips?

    Last Updated on July 22, 2021 by Katy Baker Plantains are known as the starchy and less sweet cousins of bananas. However, when cooked, plantains are even more delicious. If you are a fan of plantains, then you may be tempted to share this yummy snack with your pet. However, is that safe? Can dogs […] More

  • An adorable pup eating from a plastic spoon while his owner wonders can dogs eat grits
    in

    Can Dogs Eat Grits? Read Before You Feed

    Last Updated on July 22, 2021 by Katy Baker If you’re not a fan of oatmeal, but still like to eat something warm and quick in the morning then maybe your choice is grits. It’s easy to make when you’re running late or just don’t want to whip up something more complicated. However, when you’re […] More

  • dog in order to talk about antinol for dogs
    in

    Antinol for dogs: Everything you should know

    Last Updated on July 21, 2021 by Jackie Castle Antinol for dogs is an all-natural anti-inflammatory medication for improving your dog’s joint and mobility support. Besides this, it’s also used for skin and coat conditions and is a preventative measure if you want to be proactive about your beloved dog’s health. But what is Antinol […] More

  • dog and sugar snap peas in order to answer can dogs eat sugar snap peas
    in

    Can dogs eat sugar snap peas?

    Last Updated on July 21, 2021 by Jackie Castle Not all fruits and vegetables are safe for canines to consume. For example fruits like plums should never be fed to dogs. However, there are also safe options like apples and blueberries for fruits, and bell peppers or brussels sprouts for vegetables. But can dogs eat […] More

  • Dog vomiting on the floor while his owner wonders about dog vomit color guide
    in

    Dog Vomit Color Guide And Advice

    Is your dog vomiting and you are unsure as to what to do? Vomiting can be caused by different triggers, in either your dog’s diet, health or the environment. Different triggers can upset your dog’s stomach and cause him to vomit in different colors or textures. We prepared a dog vomit color guide to help […] More

  • Funny looking dog with red mullet hairstyle
    in

    Dog Mullet: The Hilarious Hair Trend

    Joe Exotic isn’t the only one who can rock a mullet in 2021! In case you didn’t know, in 2020 the dog mullet became incredibly popular, and the trend hasn’t died down even one year later. The eighties are back, and it undoubtedly seems that the iconic mullet looks way better on dogs than it […] More

  • A fancy bulldog wearing an incredibly expensive Gucci dog collar
    in

    Gucci Dog Collar: Is It Worth It?

    Buying luxury designer clothing and accessories accessories seems to be more and more normalized in today’s day and age. Many people like to splurge on items from their favorite designer brands. Some people see it as a collector’s item, some as an occasional treat, while others as a status symbol. Different luxury brands enjoy the […] More

  • garfield and garfields dog
    in

    Garfields dog: What breed was Odie actually?

    Who here hasn’t watched Garfield at some point in their life (most likely in childhood). It’s safe to say that all of us have watched at least one episode of the cartoon that features a big, lazy cat named Garfield. We’ve all probably also wondered about Garfields dog Odie and which breed he is. ALSO […] More

  • An adorable dog eating from a bowl while his owner wonders can dogs eat fish sticks
    in

    Can Dogs Eat Fish Sticks?

    Fish is generally considered to be healthy. Not only for humans, but for dogs too. But what about fish sticks? Fish sticks are usually deep fryed, and can be pretty greasy and full of calories. However, if prepared correctly, like baked in the oven, they can be an ok option. But are they also ok […] More