Golden Retriever Dogs are very large dog breeds. They are originated in the Scotland at the mid 19th century. These Golden Retriever dogs are breed as gundogs.
They are named as retrievers due to the retrieve shot game undamaged as their ability. These type of Golden Retriever dog’s water lovable inherently. And also these Golden Retriever dogs can train obedience basically or advance manner. These dogs are the breeders who are having long coat.
They have very compact inner coat and this inner coat provide sufficient warmth to the outside. Also these Golden Retriever dog’s outer coat repels the water. They are very suitable for the urban and rural environments. Sufficient exercise is very important for the good health of these Golden Retriever dogs.
Their cage must have to be made enclose manner because they denote desire to behave aimlessly. The Golden Retriever dogs are shed frequently and due to the changes in the seasons they have to need to be pretty steady grooming.
Golden Retriever Dogs Breed Characteristics:
These Golden Retriever dogs are popular as disability assistance dogs. They are needed as the hearing to the deaf and as guider to the blind. Additionally these Golden Retriever dogs are trained as rescue dogs, detective dogs and hunting dogs. The dogs have strong limbs which are well muscularity.
They have long and sharp nails on their toes. Golden Retriever dog’s teeth formula is well developed which is use for biting. Like other dog types they can see their surrounding objectives in a black and white manner. They are mostly friendly type dogs. The Golden Retriever dogs are popular as family dogs in many countries.
According to the popularity in the they get in the 3rd place in the United States, 5th place in the Australia and the 8th place in the United Kingdom. Weight of the male Golden Retriever dogs higher than the female. The weight of the male dogs ranged in between the 29 – 34 kg and female’s weight ranged in between 25 -29 kg.
The height range also higher in male dogs than females. The height of the males ranged in between 56 – 61 cm and the height of the females ranged in between the 51 – 56 cm. They having moderately wavy or straight coat. The colors of these Golden Retriever dogs have any shades of golden or cream color. The average life span of these types of dogs ranged in between 10 – 12 years.
These Golden Retrieve dogs are very strong and they have compact, wavy and water repellent coat. These dogs are sombrero with the blonde, yellow, and gold colors. The Golden Retriever dogs are very loyal, obedience, smart and friendly to their owner. These Golden Retriever dogs are divided in to 3 types according to the countries they are mentioned as British type, American type and Canadian type.
British Type – This type of Golden Retriever dogs are found in the Europe and Australia. Their coat is lighter in color than the American type. Golden Retriever male dog’s height ranged in between 22 to 24 inches and female’s height ranged in between the 20 to 22 inches. Their eyes are dark and round shape. Their coat has gold or cream color. They have muscular body.
American Type – This dog type is less muscular than the other types. And also they are slender in body. The height of the male Golden Retriever ranged in between 23 – 24 inches and female dogs ranged in between 21.5 – 22.5 inches. Their coat may shows dark in color.
Canadian Type – This Golden Retriever type of dogs having dark and thin coat. They are much in height than the other types. Male dog’s height ranged in between 23 – 24 inches and the female dog’s height ranged in between 21.5 – 22.5 inches. Weight of the male dog’s ranged in between 29 – 34 kg and females show 27 – 32 kg weight range.
The coat of these Golden Retriever dogs may show light golden and dark golden colors. Outer coat is resistance to water and under coat is soft. It protects these Golden Retriever dogs from the cool in the winter and warm in the summer. They shed in the spring and fall.
Generally the coat of puppies is lighter than the coat of the elders. They are intelligent dogs. Golden Retriever dogs are active and fun loving animals. This dog type is very friendly with other dogs and cats. They have high levels of sociability among the people. This type of Golden Retriever dogs are used as guide dogs, assistance dogs and rescue dogs. These Golden Retriever dogs have high ability of growing genetic disorders and other diseases. Hip Dysplasia is the common disease among the golden Retriever dogs. These Golden Retriever dogs are eating lovers. Puppies eat 3 cups of foods and adults eat 3 – 5 cups per day. They are suffering from health issues highly.
Cancer is a very common disease among these Golden Retriever dogs. Hip and elbow dysplasia also another health disease. Eye disease is highly possible among the Golden Retriever dogs. Cateract is the most common eye disease. And also these dogs are badly suffering from the progressive retinal atrophy, glucoma, distichiasis, entropion, cornea dystrophy and retinal dysplasia disease.
Especially these types of Golden Retriever dogs are often suffering from heart diseases such as subvalvular aortic stenosis and cardiomyopathy and also ailing from the joint diseases including patella luxation, osteochondritis, panosteitis, etc.
There is also having the possibility of suffering from the skin diseases. It is a very risky disease. Mostly these are allergies. Kidney failure that face these Golden Retriever dogs are cannot be recognized until it is growing to become more dangerous.
Occasional bathing and regular grooming are very important to this type of Golden Retriever dog’s health. Since their puppy time to adult we have to provide very healthy and appetizable foods and beverages for this Golden Retriever dogs. According to the changing of their age we have to alter the way of supplying foods and type of foods.
The quality of the foods is very important because it is very need to maintain their health. During their puppy time milk are very important. Vaccination also very influence to maintain the health of the Golden Retriever dogs. According to their age ranges medical recommended drugs and vaccines must have to be given.