Golden Retriever Field Guide

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Published: March 29, 2016
Golden Retriever Field Guide

A hard worker and lover of life, the Golden Retriever dog breed has been famously admired by Americans for years. The Golden Retriever is faithful, obedient and ready to please. These pups are known to be emotionally devoted to their owners, making them ideal lifelong companions.

The Golden Retriever personality isn’t the only thing to love about these pups—this dog breed sports a long, lustrous coat that can be found in various shades of gold. Their dense coats are not only beautiful, but also waterproof, making the Golden Retriever primed for fun outdoor activities.

The intelligence and enthusiasm of this long-haired dog breed makes Golden Retriever training a pleasurable and easy task. Their sweet and calm demeanor make them great household pets and perfect for any family.

For more information on Golden Retrievers, check out the Golden Retriever field guide below.


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