The Golden Retriever breed is one of the most beloved and popular breeds
worldwide for good reason. Golden Retrievers are amazing companions;
eager to please, intelligent, loving, trustworthy and strikingly
beautiful! A Golden Retriever’s responsiveness and abilities make them
extremely useful in a variety of close working tasks. The Golden
Retriever breed is a great hunting companion, ideal guide, medical alert
and assistance dog; impressive tracker and intuitive therapy dog.
Golden Retriever lovers become smitten admirers for the Golden’s
friendly, happy, people pleasing nature and their joy of ownership! From
obedience to agility, field trialing and hunting or tracking and
conformation a golden wants to do it all with you! Golden Retriever’s
are devoted, cheerful and versatile companions.
As one of the most well-known and beloved dog breeds around, the Golden Retriever continues to win the hearts of dog lovers far and wide. In fact, the friendly, intelligent breed is the third most popular dog in the United States. The favorable sporting breed originated from Scotland in the mid-19th century. At the time, wildfowl hunting was a prominent sport among the elite, but no gun dog existed that could retrieve downed game both in water and on land. The gentle and easily trainable Golden Retriever, also known as the Golden, exceeded the expectations of Scottish hunters and the breed's popularity quickly grew. As well as a masterful hunting companion, the Golden Retriever makes for the perfect family dog. The Golden is also a fierce competitor in conformation, agility, and obedience events.