Gordon setter


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Gordon setter

a medium- to large-sized, muscular gun dog with medium length hair that is longer under the neck and body, tail and behind the legs ('feathering'). The color is black with mahogany or chestnut brown markings. The breed is predisposed to progressive retinal atrophy.
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Typically, flat-coats are friendly, affectionate, outgoing and quite unflappable, with just a dash of Gordon setter independence.
Included is a photo of Micah, my current Gordon setter, on his first pheasant hunt in 2007.
Neither of these pictures of the Gordon setter makes the breed seem very promising as a gun dog for producing or retrieving wild game birds.
A Gordon setter owner's dual champion has the words "Heaven Scent" as part of his registered name but his call name is "E.
Tyler, a f ive-year-old Gordon Setter, was left with a smashed pelvis, broken back leg and shattered toes after he was hit at 80mph.
May 1: Gordon Setter Club of Scotland Championship Show, Cochrane Hall, Alva, 10am.
November 15: Gordon Setter Club of Scotland Open Show in Ravenstruther Hall, Lanarkshire.
FUTURE SHOWS November 15: The Gordon Setter Club of Scotland Open Show, in Ravenstruther.
SATURDAY: 10am: Gordon Setter Club of Scotland championship show, Cochrane Hall, Alva; 10am: Shih-Tzu Club of Scotland championship show, Muirhead Community Centre, Chryston, Glasgow; 11.
Gordon Setter Club of Scotland's Championship Show in the Cochrane Hall, Alva, Clackmannanshire.
May 6: Gordon Setter Club of Scotland's Championship Show in the Cochrane Hall, Alva.
Bloat is commonly seen in large deep-chested dogs such as the Doberman Pinschers, German Shepherds, Standard Poodles, Saint Bernards, Great Danes, Irish Setters and Gordon Setters.