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Golden Retriever

July 12, 2018

Where do Golden Retriever come from?
Golden Retrievers are originally from Scotland.
What do Golden Retriever eat?
  • Dry dog food (Large breed)
  • Moist package food (Large Breed)
  • Treats: Doggy biscuits, bones (beef) and meat.
How much should Golden Retriever eat?

Recommended daily amount:

  • Adults: 2 to 3 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
  • Puppies: (6 weeks-1 year): 1 cup of dry food.
How big do Golden Retriever get?
Males:
  • Height: 56 - 61cm
  • Weight: 30 - 34kg
Females:
  • Height: 51 - 56cm
  • Weight: 25 - 32kg
How long do Golden Retriever live?
10 - 12 years
Common Golden Retriever diseases/injuries
  • Allergies to food and/or pollen
  • Epilepsy
  • Elbow Dysplasia
  • Cataracts (cloudy spots on the eye lens)
  • Cancer (blood vessel and spleen)
Why own a Golden Retriever?
Golden Retrievers are family dogs. They are trustworthy, loyal, active and very playful.
Golden Retriever Temperament
Golden Retrievers are calm and great with people. If they are well-trained and raised, they will be perfect companions.
Did you know?
  • Golden Retrievers were originally bred for hunting Wildfowl.
  • They are great swimmers and they love water.
  • A Goldies holds the record for the loudest bark ever.
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