Prev 3 of 19 Next View full size View slideshow View more information Wet golden retriever puppy Wet golden retriever puppy Golden retrievers are known for their love of water. You just cannot keep them away. They love swimming and chasing ducks. This is all true unless you are a 4 month old golden retriever puppy. As you can see from this photograph he was less than impressed with water. He followed the bigger dogs into the water but love it? No way. You know that stuff is wet and cold and drips of the fur. Who said water is fun?