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 »

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 »

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Golden retrievers live about 10 to 12 years. Golden retrievers are gentle with children, obedient, intelligent and devoted, and they are considered one of the most desirable breeds of dog. More »

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The miniature Golden Retriever is a breed being developed from crosses between Golden Retrievers, Cocker Spaniels and Poodles. The goal is to develop a smaller version of the Golden Retriever with the same conformation, ... More »

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A golden retriever needs a bath whenever its coat is dirty, greasy or matted. Frequent bathing isn't necessary unless the dog stays outside and has frequent buildup of dirt or grime on the coat or skin. Too much bathing ... More »

No short-haired golden retriever is recognized by the American Kennel Club. The AKC breed standard for golden retrievers calls for a longer coat which is dense and water-repellent. There are other breeds of retriever sim... More »

The best way to rescue a golden retriever is to locate one in a breed rescue or municipal animal shelter and then initiate the adoption process. The exact requirements and steps may vary slightly between shelters. More »