Famous Golden Retrievers: in books, movies, celebrity pets and heroes
Golden Retriever - Mayor
The town of Gaffi, located in the south of South Park Valley, has been desolate since the end of the 19th century. Now he is known only due to architecture (Wild West style) and Flying Chickens festivals, and also due to the fact that in the 1990s, the mayor of Gaffi was Shanda - a dog of the Golden Retriever breed.
The fact is that by mistake of the authorities, the residents of Gaffi sharply increased taxes. The townspeople rebelled and began to choose the role of mayor ... animals. Three times this position was occupied by cats, and since 1993 Shanda became mayor of Gaffi. She performed the duties of “city chief” for 5 years and even starred in the Oprah Winfrey Show. In 1998, Shandu as mayor was replaced by a cat named Monster.
Golden retriever in books
Golden retrievers appear in the Susan Conant series of canine detectives.
Golden retrievers became the heroes of the books of James Herriot (Notes of the Veterinarian), Bruce Cameron (The Life and Purpose of the Dog), John Katz (The Dog, Love and Family, and The Year of the Dog), as well as the collections Chicken Broth for the Soul : 101 Story of Animals ”and“ True Stories of Miracles and Hope. ”
Golden retriever at the cinema
Good learning, obedience and spectacular appearance became the reason that Golden Retriever became wonderful actors and played in many films.
Tiffin is a golden retriever from the BBC crime partners series based on the works of Agatha Christie.
The Golden Bringley Retriever is the dog of the hero Tom Hanks (the film "Letter to You").
The Golden Retriever is one of the main characters in the film “The Road Home: An Incredible Journey”, as well as “The Road Home 2: Lost in San Francisco”.
The Golden Retriever appears in the movie White Captive.
Golden retrievers also became movie heroes in the films King of the Air, Case of Antiquities, Golden Winter, Golden Christmas, Bailey Billions, Napoleon, Bailey's Adventures: The Lost Puppy, Retrievers, Snowy Five ”,“ Three Christmas Tales ”,“ Princes of the Air ”,“ Observers ”,“ Property with a Tail ”,“ Finding Santa Lapus ”,“ Flyuk ”and many others.
Golden Celebrity Retriever
The favorite of US President Gerald Ford was the Golden Retriever Liberty, whose birthdays were celebrated on a grand scale in the White House. For this, the president was often criticized in the press.
James Belushi has been the proud owner of Memo's Golden Retriever for 15 years.
Also among fans of golden retrievers are Bradley Cooper, Jackie Chan, Alena Khmelnitskaya, Natalya Bondarchuk and many others.