Both the Golden Retriever and the Goldendoodle are often considered wonderful candidates for a family-friendly four-legged friend perfect for all ages.
Golden Retrievers are included in the sporting dog group, which means they are active, alert, and intelligent instincts for hunting and locating. This is evident in the Golden Retriever’s desire for activity and loyal attention to its family and people.
Golden Retrievers male dog will have a height between 23-24 inches tall and a weight between 65-75 pounds. A female dog will have a height between 21.5-22.5 inches tall and a weight between 55-65 pounds.
Goldendoodles share similar characteristics of an agreeable and social personality. Like the Golden Retriever, they are playful, energetic, and affectionate toward their family.