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Feeling Golden In Golden: Good Boys & Girls Help Celebrate National Golden Retriever Day

GOLDEN, Colo. (CBS4) - Hundreds of golden retrievers descended on Golden on Saturday for the annual "Goldens in Golden" event. The event is held on the Saturday closest to National Golden Retriever Day - which was Feb. 3.

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The good boys and girls walked down Washington Avenue with their human best friends and then gathered for a big group photo.

Some pups were lucky enough to get free pup cups filled with whipped cream and doggie bags made by Golden-based KONG.

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Businesses got in on the action with special offers like "Hot" Dogs party on the patio of the Golden Hotel and pupcakes at Gold Mine Cupcakes.

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Organizers tell CBS4 they estimate there were more than 2,000 Goldens, "easily setting a new unofficial world record for the largest gathering of golden retrievers."

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