This sturdy Golden Retriever dog is medium sized with a broad skull and straight muzzle. It is lovable, well mannered and intelligent. They are also known to have great charm and they are always eager to please masters and as such, obedience is never a problem. They have little and in some instances, no guarding instincts because they are friendly with everybody including other dogs.

Some of the things you need to know about the Golden Retriever include the following.

• Height: 22 to 24 inches
• Weight: These weigh 60 to 80 pounds
• Health: Are prone to experience health complications such as congenital eye defect and heart problems.