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20 Photos That Sum Up What It’s Like To Own A Golden Retriever

I was talking with a good friend of mine about what it was like to grow up with a Golden Retriever. "It's like being right all the time," he said. And he's totally on the money. I mean, when you own a dog that's this cute, this playful, and more loyal than Hodor to Bran, how can you go wrong? 1. First off, owning a Golden is like owning the cuddliest, most adorable teddy bear in the world. 8563063864_77c9c9c564_z 2. They're super patient with babies. [caption id="attachment_112462" align="aligncenter" width="718"]"I love you too, tiny hooman"
"I love you too, tiny hooman"
[/caption] 3. And smart as all get out. [caption id="attachment_112456" align="aligncenter" width="660"]"Treats squared is MORE TREATS."
"Treats squared is MORE TREATS."
[/caption] 4. Though sometimes you may question their choices. [caption id="attachment_112463" align="aligncenter" width="643"]"I mean you just mowed the lawn so perfectly, I HAD to roll around in it, ya know?"
"I mean you just mowed the lawn so perfectly, I HAD to roll around in it, ya know?"
[/caption] 5. They're easy to train. TrainRetriever 6. And can be super helpful around the house. [caption id="attachment_112458" align="aligncenter" width="660"]"Ugh! Will these Lilacs ever bloom?"
"Ugh! Will these Lilacs ever bloom?"
[/caption] 7. Or at least try to be... PuppyDishes 8. They're good at making friends with even the worst of enemies, too! [caption id="attachment_112468" align="aligncenter" width="612"]"I know you just scratched my face but...I forgive you"
"I know you just scratched my face but...I forgive you"
[/caption] 9. And can fall asleep in some pretty interesting places. Sleeping Golden 10. They're not very picky eaters Golden Retriever puppy in training - Imgur 11. (Though they may be a bit adverse to lemons.) Golden retriever tastes a lemon. - Imgur 12. Which means, sometimes they can get a bit...hefty. [caption id="attachment_112459" align="aligncenter" width="5312"]"I will hereby be referred to as 'Hefty: Lord of the Seal Dogs'"
"I will hereby be referred to as 'Hefty: Lord of the Seal Dogs'"
[/caption] 13. But that just means there is more belly to rub! BellyRetriever 14. They're quick with a smile. SmilePup 15. Even if it's a slightly derpy one. SmilingRetriever 16. Or a REALLY derpy one. SmilePuppyBack 17. And will always bring a smile to your face. [caption id="attachment_113470" align="aligncenter" width="400"]It's been demoted to Silver Retriever - Imgur Goldy's audition tape for AirBud: Golden Receiver didn't really go as planned.[/caption] 18. They're incredibly playful. TennisBall 19. And are called "retrievers" for a reason. [caption id="attachment_113458" align="aligncenter" width="900"]Retriever
"I'VE COME TO SAVE YOU HOOMAN!"
[/caption] 20. But best of all, they're just all around sweethearts. Sweetheart

Hope Bobbitt

5 years ago

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