Golden Retriever is a medium-sized dog breed belonging to the sporting group. They are one of the very popular dog breeds in India. Let’s see more interesting information about Golden Retrievers.
Golden Retrievers General Information
- Height: Male: 56–61 cm, Female: 51–56 cm
- Weight: Male: 30–34 kg, Female: 25–32 kg
- Breed Group: Sporting Group
- Life Expectancy: 10-12 years
What is the History of Golden Retriever?
Golden Retrievers were developed during the late 18th Century by Lord Tweedmouth in Scotland. Lord Tweedmouth desired a dog that fits the rainy climate and rugged terrain of Scotland, so he mated his Yellow Retriever with the Tweed Water Spaniel. Irish Setter and Bloodhound were also added to the mix.
How does the Golden Retriever look like?
The golden retriever is an active and powerful dog, their facial structure is symmetrical featuring a kindly look, medium-sized narrow head and neck, and well built muscular body. The undercoat is dense and the overcoat is long, water-proof. Overall they look very attractive with a pleasing face, actually, it is their real personality.
What is the temperament of a Golden Retriever Dog?
Generally speaking, Golden Retrievers are intelligent and affectionate dogs. They are extremely playful yet be careful to not hurt people, especially children. They are naturally calm and peaceful in character and also prefer to play or rest in a peaceful atmosphere over noisy places.
How is Golden Retriever as Pets?
If you would love a dog that’d love you back always and willing to give you company in all your day-to-day activities, Golden Retriever is the right dog for you.
What is the Golden Retriever dog price in India?
The Golden Retriever Price in India can range from RS. 25,000 to RS. 45,000/- You can also buy for lower prices from your local breeders or from your known circle. However Buying from a certified breeder will ensure you original breed and also puppy free from any ill-health.