Ballagold's Breeding Our Golden Retrievers are bred for temperament. The team here are all bold ,confident dogs with a very kind and loving personalitty . They are all superb retrieving dogs excelling in the water.This has proven to shine through in their offspring. Our Goldens are also health checked and all have had their hips and elbows Xrayed for Hip and Elbow Dysplacia. Golden retrievers can be prone to hip and elbow dysplacia . This can be caused by bad breeding from high scoring parents, Diet , Injury ,and the wrong excercise regime. Our Dogs are also checked for eye problems and all have clear eye certificates. Our team are made up from Champion Dogs From The U.K, New Zealand and Australia. Our foundation dog is Buddy a U.K import . Our pups will only go to homes where they will live as part of the family and there will be many questions asked to make sure the pup will suit your lifestyle. As a new puppy owner you are encouraged to ask many questions as well. Our Dogs and pups are N.Z.K C registered which means they have all passed health checks and meet the breed requirements and come from a line of breeders who have worked constantly to find the best possible dogs from all over the world to breed -The Ultimate Golden Retriever. The best Show Dog, The best Obedience Dog AND the best Field Trial Dog. We give lifetime support and help . If you are interested in a golden retriever puppy give us a call ..