deadgrass

deadgrass

a coat color of pale yellow to tan, associated with the Chesapeake Bay retriever breed of dogs.
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The AKC standard calls for any of three naturally camouflaging colors: brown, sedge or deadgrass (tan).
Feathers wash off easily and featherless skins split quickly, leaving fresh meat on the table for Blackie, Goldilocks or Deadgrass.
Your young retriever--Blackie, Goldilocks, Deadgrass or whatever you named him--will suffer those same mixed feelings when he encounters his first big duck, such as a drake mallard.