The average litter size for a golden retriever is eight puppies. Litter sizes vary from four to 12 puppies, and humans are not usually needed for help in the birthing process. More »

Labrador retrievers generally give birth to litters of five to ten puppies, according to the American Kennel Club. Labrador retrievers live an average of 12 to 14 years, and they weigh anywhere from 55 to 80 pounds when ... More »

A toy golden retriever normally weighs between 20 and 55 pounds and reaches a height between 18 and 20 inches. This miniature golden retriever is a hybrid and a mix of poodle, cocker spaniel and golden retriever. More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

The first step in providing a safe, comfortable home for a golden retriever puppy is to buy all of the necessary supplies before bringing the dog home for the first time. This includes food and water bowls, a leash and c... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

A Maltese litter typically varies in size from two to five puppies, with four being the average. Occasionally, a whelping produces only one puppy, although this is rare. More »

Dark Golden Retriever puppies that have full, solid colored coats from root to tip often retain the color specifics in adulthood. Puppies with different colored undercoats or hair with different colored tips tend to chan... More »

Black golden retriever puppies need a high-protein diet without rich fillers and artificial ingredients, frequent grooming and plenty of vigorous exercise. Though they mature slowly, they can be trained at an early age b... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs