Good Dog helps you find Golden Retriever puppies for sale near North Carolina. Through Good Dog’s community of trusted Golden Retriever breeders in North Carolina, meet the Golden Retriever puppy meant for you and start the application process today. An iconic American dog, the Golden Retriever is playful and hard-working. They began as a mix of Retrievers, Spaniels, and Red Setter. Goldens are very loyal, and need a whole lot of time to run around and play.