Recent Examples of retriever from the Web
Frankie is a golden retriever whose only goals in life are to please and chase.
Gunther the golden retriever joined teacher Suzy Shaw’s fourth grade class in August at just 10 weeks old.
The 30-pound, black and brown golden retriever mix was last seen Tuesday at about 5:30 p.m., said Elsa Gaytan, who knows the family and is a close friend of the husky owners.
Officially, the 2-year-old golden retriever is the psychiatric medical alert facility rehabilitation service dog for the No. 2 ranked North Carolina baseball team, the first of his kind in the ACC.
A golden retriever named Remington has bolstered the Tar Heels’ overall morale as a service dog.
The Retrievers won three times over the weekend to capture the title.
Mr. Kennedy clocks in at a cool 3,500 or so, buttressed by efforts to goose engagement recently with an image of him holding a black Labrador retriever puppy.
One reason for this is their personal connection to one of their characters; Sterling is named after their childhood pet, a golden retriever who shared a lot of personality traits with his ursine namesake.
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First Known Use of retriever
RETRIEVER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of retriever for English Language Learners
: a dog that is used for retrieving birds or animals that have been shot by a hunter
RETRIEVER Defined for Kids
Definition of retriever for Students
: a dog that has a water-resistant coat and is skilled in retrieving game
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