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23 Times Golden Retrievers Proved They're The Purest Dogs On Earth

More like golden ANGELS, amirite?

1. When this goldie decided he wanted to be in the picture too:

Sneaking into the picture ... !! ( aarun_ evolution IG )

2. When Augie didn't look a day over 19:

3. When Charlie and Maverick became the dynamic duo that must be protected at all costs:

This is Charlie and Maverick. Charlie had his eyes removed due to glaucoma, but then Maverick came along as his little helper. Now they’re doing amazing. Both 14/10

4. When this pupper just wanted to bouncy bounce:

5. When this careful canine provided a nice little napping nook for his kitty companion:

6. When this group of goldies were caught in the act during playtime:

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7. When this dutiful doggo wouldn't let his human go hungry:

A golden retriever resting his head on a desk chair with the text "I work from home and my golden comes in my office everyday around noon to remind me that it's time for a lunch break"

8. When this retriever was just SO EXCITED about his BIG STICK:

Out of the Serengeti forest comes a rare golden elk. What impressive antlers. Hard to balance. He's headed into the wilds of the back porch. Does Mom have treats? (via Goldencompanion IG -Alexandragaultbeauty TT) #Dogoftwitter #Dogs

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9. When this older golden met a tiny version of himself and couldn't contain his excitement: 

10. When this angel snapped the perfect selfie:

A closeup of a golden retriever sticking it's tongue out, accentuated by a ray of sun

11. When this doggo wholeheartedly accepted his brother's apology:

12. When this goldie got a belly rub and entered nirvana:

13. When this good boi was thirsty but still waited nice and patiently:

14. When these goldies were VERY curious about their new friends:

15. When these pups just about lost it when their human returned:

16. When this mother and son fell asleep and their legs created an ACTUAL HEART:

Two golden retrievers napping with their paws touching, creating the shape of a heart

17. When this goldie decided to go down the stairs in his own special way:

My six-month-old puppy learned how to walk down the stairs by watching her brother. Her brother only has three legs. This is the end result 😂

18. When this lil' pupper clearly fell in love with his new owner after being adopted:

19. When this sweet floof got some scratches and absolutely melted:

20. When this pair really got in the holiday spirit:

21. When this pupper saw his reflection in the mirror and was...pretty stoked about it:

22. When this doggo reluctantly made a new friend:

23. And finally, when this golden goober was ready for his closeup:

What do you think of golden retrievers? Tell us in the comments!