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Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever

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Bronze life-size sculpture of a Golden Retriever dog on a stone plinth bearing a bronze plaque. The dog chosen as the model for the statue is Michael of Moreton, who was a three-times champion at Crufts. He lived from 1925 to 1934, representing the midpoint of the breed’s development.

Golden Retriever






H 100 x W 50 x D 75 cm (E);
Plinth: H 80 x W 75 x D 100 cm (E)

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Acquisition method

commissioned by Friends of Guisachan

Work type



Friends of Guisachan


Friends of Guisachan

Work status


Unveiling date

10th August 2014


at all times

Inscription description

The Golden Retriever / Beloved the world over / First bred on the Guisachan Estate / by Lord Tweedmouth in 1868 / This tribute statue was erected on / 10th August, 2014 by the Friends of Guisachan


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Located at

, Tomich


At the side of the unamed road passing through the village.