Golden Retriever Breed Information

Golden Retriever
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
29 402 819 5.9 13 17

Schedule of Points

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

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Goldriver send a message to Goldriversend message 7 hours ago
2 Réverie send a message to Réveriesend message 2 days ago
3 CasaVerde Kennels send a message to CasaVerde Kennelssend message Not Listed
4 me__0021 send a message to me__0021send message 17 hours ago
5 Everdale Goldens send a message to Everdale Goldenssend message 7 hours ago
6 Brock Hill send a message to Brock Hillsend message 12 hours ago
7 Riverlodge send a message to Riverlodgesend message 1 day ago
8 Harbor Place send a message to Harbor Placesend message 15 hours ago
9 sarahschneider0527 send a message to sarahschneider0527send message 9 hours ago
10 PiratesBayKennel send a message to PiratesBayKennelsend 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 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.