Flat-coated retriever


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Flat-coated retriever

a medium-sized, black or liver colored dog with a flat, long coat, but feathered legs and tail. The ears are pendulous and the tail is long.
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Anyone looking for a flat-coat pup would be wise to go to the website for the Flat-Coated Retriever Society of America (www.
The fact is that the flat-coated retriever has never been popular in this country.
In judging the master level of the hunting test at a national specialty of the Flat-Coated Retriever Society of America several years ago, I was highly impressed by the many outstanding markers, but I also noticed that several crept, especially while honoring, and one or two actually broke.
Mr McLaren lived with his long-term girlfriend and had two flat-coated retrievers named Juno and Ella.
From their research, we know that negative blood types are more common in certain breeds, including dobermans, greyhounds, boxers, German shepherds, flat-coated retrievers, Airedale terriers, Weimaraners, lurchers, American bulldogs, English pointers, English bull terriers and mastiffs.
Puppies from these two litters were bred with wavy and flat-coated retrievers, a red setter, and an additional Tweed water spaniel.
He lived in Cardiff with his girlfriend Cazz, and Juno and Ella, their two beloved flat-coated retrievers.
Of the hunting breeds, I've seen bloat in Irish setters and flat-coated retrievers, but rarely in others.