Golden Retriever Breed Information

Golden Retriever
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
37 401 798 5.9 13 17

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 3 4 7 10

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Everdale Goldens send a message to Everdale Goldenssend message 29 minutes ago
2 Goldriver send a message to Goldriversend message 8 hours ago
3 Riverlodge send a message to Riverlodgesend message 14 hours ago
4 nistar send a message to nistarsend message 9 hours ago
5 HillandDale send a message to HillandDalesend message 2 days ago
6 Ogeechee send a message to Ogeecheesend message 2 days ago
7 Madewell send a message to Madewellsend message Not Listed
8 lorimschneider@sbcglobal.net send a message to lorimschneider@sbcglobal.netsend message 5 hours ago
9 Eurydice send a message to Eurydicesend message 20 minutes ago
10 Prophesy send a message to Prophesysend message 12 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.