It’s not surprising that Golden Retrievers are one of the most popular dog breeds in the United States. Along with being exuberant and friendly, they are strong dogs and hard workers.

  • Group: Sporting Group
  • Personality: Intelligent, friendly, and devoted.
  • Energy Level: Very Active; This dog is active and energetic, and needs daily exercise.
  • Good with Children: Yes
  • Good with other Dogs: Yes
  • Shedding: Seasonal
  • Grooming: Occasional
  • Trainability: Eager To Please
  • Height: 23-24 inches (male), 21.5-22.5 inches (female)
  • Weight: 65-75 pounds (male), 55-65 pounds (female)
  • Life Expectancy: 10-12 years
  • Barking Level: Barks When Necessary

Dog Size: Large

Kid Friendly? Yes

Genetic Dispositions: High Energy

Known Temperments: Food Motivated / Loyal