The Golden Retriever is one of the most common domestic dogs. It is easy to raise, patient and does not require much from its owner. It only needs regular exercise, food and veterinary examination. It is a well-balanced, powerful and lively breed. It is characterized by stable, reasonable coordination of various parts of the body, not too long or clumsy legs, friendly expression, warm personality, alert, self-confident and fearless of life, and pleasant personality.
Golden Retriever is the earliest retriever, mostly as a guide dog and pet dog. Be very friendly to children or babies. Golden Retriever is the fourth most intelligent dog in the world.
The development history of golden retriever
The golden retriever from Scotland can be popular in the world. In addition to its golden coat, it attracts all living beings. At the same time, it is also because of their natural and gentle personality that people can't put it down. The history of the golden retriever goes back to 1865, when hunting was popular in Scotland, so the medium-sized breeds that were good at hunting wild animals were popular with hunters.
Later, a Scottish nobleman tried to breed the yellow labrador retriever with the extinct Water Spaniel. After improvement, the breed became today's golden retriever.
The first golden retriever was officially registered in the British Dog Association in 1903. In 2001, the golden retriever was selected by AKC as one of the top ten most popular registered breeds, ranking second only to Labrador retrievers.
Characteristics of golden retriever
The Golden Retriever is kind and friendly and loyal to the host. It is rich in emotion, cheerful personality, like to play with children, based on genetic characteristics, like sports, and quite greedy. Jinmao is very smart and has a great sense of humor. Under normal circumstances, no discrimination against other dogs or people.
Feeding method of golden retriever
If golden retriever is less than 12 months old, don't run with it because it puts too much pressure on bones that are not fully calcified. After 12 months, don't go too far at the beginning of the run. Gradually lengthen the distance.
Besides running, swimming is also a good sport. But it's better to go into the water with your dog. Before going to bed, be sure to dry the whole body, especially in the ears, to avoid infection. Some golden retrievers are allergic to salt and must be washed away with fresh water as soon as possible after swimming in the sea.