Golden Retriever Breed Information

Golden Retriever
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
28 598 1,442 5.9 13 17

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 3 4 5 7

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 ESAN send a message to ESANsend message 12 hours ago
2 Golden Bridge send a message to Golden Bridgesend message 8 minutes ago
3 me__0021 send a message to me__0021send message 2 hours ago
4 CasaVerde Kennels send a message to CasaVerde Kennelssend message Not Listed
5 Goldriver send a message to Goldriversend message 25 minutes ago
6 Brock Hill send a message to Brock Hillsend message 6 hours ago
7 KC Golden Ridge send a message to KC Golden Ridgesend message 12 hours ago
8 Bexstars send a message to Bexstarssend message 12 hours ago
9 Sea Ray Kennels send a message to Sea Ray Kennelssend message 5 hours ago
10 Canellis send a message to Canellissend message 14 hours ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 20
Forequarter 10
Hindquarter 10
Gait 15
Top Neck and Back 10
Coat 5
Size 5
Feet 5
General 20


Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Golden Retriever dogs can die on Showdog.com
"General" Factor
The "General" factor takes into account such things as show shine and temperament in addition to the other genetic traits.
Did you know?
A specialty show may be regional or national. A "Best in Show" win at a national specialty show is tremendously prestigious, indicating that the winning dog or bitch triumphed at a contest which attracted entries from the most serious fanciers of that breed in the country or continent. Some specialty shows attract international entries.