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Welcome to Marina Home of the White Sand Golden Retrievers.
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Below is one of our offspring Marina License to Chill "Brodie" now residing in CA with his owner Sue. We are pleased to announce that Brodie has been DNA tested and approved to take part in a study held by the Morris Animal Foundation to help improve the health of Golden Retrievers. For more information please click on the link below.
Morris Animal Foundation
Brodie will soon be health tested and hopefully used as a stud for our program in the future.
Hips: pending
Elbows: pending
Eyes & Heart: pending
Ichythosis: pending
PRA-1 Clear by parentage


My name is Kelly Spivey and we are located in Dothan, Alabama. I receive phone calls and emails daily with inquires for "white golden retrievers" and we do not breed "white golden retrievers". Our dogs look white at times but they are actually light cream according to the color standard. The UK (European) Kennel Club standard for the golden retriever is cream to dark gold. If you take the time to research the European lineages you will find beautiful tones from light cream to dark golden. Here are a few examples listed below just click on the links.
Ritzilyn Cockney Robin

Xanthos Black Thorn
Stanroph Sailor Boy
Dewmist Silkventure
Lorinford Harlequin
Dewmist Silk Screen

 In the US, these dogs are often mislabeled English Golden Retrievers, British Golden Retrievers, English Cream Golden Retrievers and even Rare White Golden Retrievers. In truth, in every country these dogs are simply golden retrievers and nothing more. All of our dogs are imported from Europe and considered "English Type Golden Retrievers". To understand where the term "English Golden Retriever" came from please read this article by Bev Brown by clicking on the link below.
Article by: Bev Brown



If I do not have a puppy available and you don't want to wait for my next litter, I will be glad to help you with your search or just answer any questions you may have. I have helped several families with their search and I certainly do not mind doing so.

Please visit our links & info page for more information on the history of the Golden Retriever to give you a better idea of where these magnificent dogs come from.

Meet Hemingway From Mariannehouse "Hemingway"
Hemingway is available for stud service


White Sand Hemingway Special "Chip"
Hemingway from Mariannehouse x Future Breeze from Mariannehouse


Meet Marina Brown Eyed Girl "Chanel"
She's from our Hemingway x Hollie litter and was born on December 6, 2012.
 

 Hemingway and I having fun at the ranch.


Contact Kelly Spivey 334-790-7994     email
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