According to Dogtime, a golden retriever's habitat includes an environment where he can exercise daily and live indoors with his owner. The golden retriever is a dog bred to work and enjoys doing tasks and activities. Ma... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

Pet owners who are looking for Golden Retrievers to adopt can do so by visiting their local pound or by finding a breeder through a breeder directory such as the American Kennel Club. Golden Retrievers are a popular dog ... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

Golden Retrievers shed heavily during the winter and summer months. Golden Retrievers shed moderately in the fall and spring. Owners can help reduce shedding with proper grooming. More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs
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