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Golden retriever

a medium- to large-sized gun dog with a flat or wavy, medium length coat in shades of gold or cream. The breed is predisposed to cataracts, progressive retinal atrophy, hypothyroidism, a congenital myopathy and von Willebrand's disease.
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Getting the Golden Retrievers from Turkey started right away on a high-quality, holistic dog food like Solid Gold is very beneficial for them," she added.
DRAMA QUEENS Despite the breed's many attributes, golden retrievers are not perfect, say the breed's proponents.
Once you get into golden retrievers, you're stuck," Brad Mason said.
The pups were born in Coventry three weeks ago, the result of a match between a golden retriever and long-haired border collie.
These dogs are in need because the novelty of having a Golden Retriever in Istanbul, Turkey, as a status symbol wore off, they were abandoned and are now living in crowded shelters, in the forests or in the streets," explained Lauren Genkinger, founder and president of Adopt a Golden Atlanta, one of the largest rescue organizations for Golden Retrievers in the U.
The new look includes a younger looking golden retriever with bolder red and yellow coloring and is sure to leave you howling for more.
She now relies on Nigel, her golden retriever guide dog, to get her where she needs to go.
The Golden Retriever also pushed its way back to the top, overtaking the Beagle for third place, and Rottweilers continued their climb up the top 10 list by taking ninth place away from the Dachshund, both adding to the bigger breed trend.
Burns tells me one rescued avalanche victim at the Kirkwood ski area in Lake Tahoe was so happy he was found by Doc, a golden retriever search dog, that he had a portrait of Doc tattooed on his chest.
Lymphoma and hemangiosarcoma are two of the cancers that most affect Golden Retrievers.
The participants include small lap dogs but golden retrievers and Labrador retrievers are the most popular.
Golden Retrievers hang on to number 9 locally for second consecutive year.

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