Golden Retriever

Golden Retriever Symbolism

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-Golden Retriever

Meaning, and Messages

In this case, Golden Retriever symbolism is reminding you that you have all of the support, knowledge, and skills needed to achieve your goals. Therefore, this Golden meaning prods you to trust your instincts and act on your goals. In other words, this spirit animal is asking you to get moving!

Moreover, allow the universe to support your actions by letting go of your material concerns. Thus you must unconditionally trust where you are headed and let go of any self-doubt. Also, the Golden meaning prompts you to enjoy your journey as you embrace your purpose and resolve your fears.

Alternatively, Golden Retriever symbolism is reminding you that by using your passion for reaching your goals, you can unconditionally love and accept yourself. Additionally, by doing this, and like the Goldfinch and the Badger, you will remain focused in the present moment and centered in your self-confidence.

Golden Totem, Spirit Animal

People with the Golden totem are known for their reliable support and compassion for others. In general, like the Labrador, they also reserve any judgments of others with forgiveness and love. These folks understand that not all of us can walk a perfect life and that the world must find a balance somehow. Thus, people with this spirit animal know that every hero requires a villain. They are also confident in reaching their goals. In particular, they are trustworthy as someone to confide in and are known for their sage advice on all matters. In particular, Golden power animal folks enjoy the outdoors and love to work.

Golden Dream Interpretation

To see a Golden Retriever in your vision represents your family ideals and your intense bonds with those around you. Alternatively, a barking Golden dream can also mean that you have overlooked some emotional issue with someone close to you. Perhaps you misheard them.


  • So yesterday I was walking into my parents room to grab laundry and I saw a golden retriever puppy walk in and vanish. Also not even 10 minutes ago I walked into the office and saw a black labrador puppy on the couch and it also vanished. Right in front of my eyes. What does it mean? I am really trying to figure this out and I am pretty freaked out.

  • So I have been on my path today in life, and I ran across a question regarding my path of modern day and ancient practices of my path. I had a long talk with a dear friend and I told her about my dog (she passed away a couple years ago) , and say she is the one that visited me the most in my dreams. Now unsure of my animal , a another friend recommended this site , I click the generation , and a golden lab pops up , same as my dog that passed away . The information provided is so TRUE to my current situation in my life and my path in my spiritual journey. The message is ABSOLUTELY spot on . Everyone has been saying the same thing for me for 2 weeks . Im in Awe .

  • Hi I had a horrible dream that I’ve not long woken from. I dreamt someone outa puppy golden retriever in the oven to cook it. It came out looking golden still and wasnt cooked properly I’m sure it was still alive so the lady was going to put it back in. I had to stop it. It made me so sad. Then I woke up. I am currently pregnant.. what does this kind of a dream mean

  • [intro] I’m an artist with some confidence issues around expressing my ideas freely into drawings. However before sleep I just spilled everything on paper, it looked good and boosted belief in my ability.
    [dream] In the dream, I was in a room with a golden retriever on a leash, immobilized, in the center of the room under table. I was petting him but the dog seemed depressed. I lifted him up and it peed on my chest a little (indicating pet’s sadness(like when depressed cats pee in the wrong places)). So I decided to free the dog so it could at least move around the room. Dream ended there but I felt happy about what I did.
    So in a sense, the golden retriever was me being repressed and breaking out of it, at least one step

  • Searching for my spirit animal, today, I pulled up a picture of a golden retriever treading water. I wept. It brought back to me the news footage of a golden retriever abandoned by its owner during the enormous Harvey flood this August 2017.

    Rescuers saw the dog standing on top of its doghouse with water up to its neck. They rescued the animal. Its legs were straight out stiff as the man lifted it over on to the boat It sat there, eyes shut. Even the Golden Retriever needs to be rescued and retrieved.

  • I live with 9 golden retrievers. They have been my lifeline for close to 40 years. I lost one of my most beloved summer of 2015. He and I used to hold hand to paw. Never a part for more than three days except for the summer I traveled to the UK to celebrate this breed. Then o called every day to talk with him. Surely this breed is my love and my totem. My deceased sister sent him to me and I believe she watched over me through him.

  • I dreamt about a small golden r. who I found dead really close to my house. As I looked away to the grass there was a lot of small and adolt pigeons. Before all that I found a black and white cat on my way to school who when I poked it its head fell of. So I dreamt about three different dead animal species. What does all of this mean?

  • I had a dream that an unknown friend let a golden retriever off the leash. She needed help catching it to put back on the leash, so i assisted in catching the friendly dog but it was running circles around us

  • Hi i left a message about a month ago about something in my photos and you responded by to me which i got, thank you

    last night when i was in bed i could hear a bird flapping his wings outside my bedroom, what does this mean?
    Alot of stuff happening to lately, is there death coming?

    thank you

  • So i had a dream in which i was at my house and i was leaving for school for pet day. When my mom suprised me with a with a new golden retreiver puppy and a guinee pig . But the golden r. Had a problem with its two front legs and so instead of bringing a pet i brought my best friend but at the last moment i went back for the puppy and told my friend to meet me at school

    The other characters were|My coydog,my cat and my 2 brother… What does this mean

  • Had a dream that involved a lot of people walking their dogs in a church like place…and while passing through there I saw a golden retriever in a labeled cage…and next thing you know I turned around and found the same golden retriever grown up and standing next to me while I was walking around the church like place. It didn’t leave my side or anything. Wonder what it means ?

    • Hello Charmecia: Pay attention to the message in the quotation box at the top of the page. It will give you an idea as to what your dream has been trying to tell you.

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