Golden Retriever Breed Information

Golden Retriever
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
40 482 991 5.9 13 17

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 3 5 7 8

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Goldriver send a message to Goldriversend message 8 hours ago
2 Everdale Goldens send a message to Everdale Goldenssend message 1 day ago
3 Réverie send a message to Réveriesend message 7 hours ago
4 Crema Kennels send a message to Crema Kennelssend message 11 hours ago
5 sarahschneider2012 send a message to sarahschneider2012send message 9 hours ago
6 Gold Lilley Kennels send a message to Gold Lilley Kennelssend message 37 minutes ago
7 SeaPoint Farms send a message to SeaPoint Farmssend message 11 hours ago
8 Harbor Place send a message to Harbor Placesend message 18 hours ago
9 Brock Hill send a message to Brock Hillsend message 20 hours ago
10 Solar Wind Kennels send a message to Solar Wind Kennelssend message 3 days 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 conformation dog show is not a comparison of one dog to another but a comparison of each dog to a judge's mental image of the ideal breed type as outlined in the individual breed's breed standard.