The Golden Retriever, an exuberant Scottish gundog of great beauty, stands among America’s most popular dog breeds. They are serious workers at hunting, guiding the blind, and search-and-rescue, but they have an endearing silly streak.
Breed Standard Pictures
These images best represent the standard of the Golden Retriever
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