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This beautiful painting by R. Ward Binks depicts a typical working golden in the early to mid-twentieth century. At this time, most goldens were lightly built, like flat-coats, and the dark colors¬†predominated. Today, this dog would be called “flat-ribbed” and “racy” and “not pretty.”¬† But I’m very much smitten with this type.

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