Chesapeake Bay retriever


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Chesapeake Bay retriever

a medium-sized, muscular dog with short, thick, water-repellent coat with woolly undercoat. The color is distinctive, from dark brown to faded tan or 'deadgrass'. Hereditary cataracts occur in the breed.
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Research by the American Chesapeake Bay Retriever Club indicates market hunters simply bred the dogs that most efficiently helped them make their livings and discarded the rest.
We know these two dogs went to opposite sides of Chesapeake Bay and, without ever being bred to one another, became the foundation stock of what eventually became the Chesapeake Bay retriever.
There, sprawled out in the cargo area, was a marsh-grass-colored, block-headed Chesapeake Bay retriever.
During the first period, American wildfowlers developed four homegrown, regional breeds: Chesapeake Bay retriever, Nova Scotia duck tolling retriever, American water spaniel and Boykin spaniel.
THE MAN SAT quietly in a blind, his Chesapeake Bay retriever close against his leg, waiting for the full light of morning.
In terms of the "totally humiliating situations" I mentioned earlier, I heard about a fellow who was traveling with his Chesapeake Bay retriever and he found himself stuck in the middle of a small town parade when the dog did the unforgivable and .
My choice of retriever will always be the Chesapeake Bay retriever.
All four men participate in hunts from the boat with their two Chesapeake Bay retrievers, Whistler and Butch.
A variety of breeds, including golden retrievers, Labradors, border collies, Tibetan terriers, Chesapeake Bay retrievers, Australian shepherds, dachshunds, Kerry blue terriers and a coonhound mix, visited the A and B Courts, the Library Reference Desk and the Office for Students with Disabilities on the Grayslake campus with their owners.
Two of the most outstanding fetching breeds obtainable are the Labrador and the Chesapeake Bay retrievers.
Maryland already claims bragging rights to black-eyed Susans, Oriole birds and Chesapeake Bay retrievers so isn't it only fair to add a cat to the mix?
Sayles, 46, said her mother worked as a dog groomer and her father helped train Chesapeake Bay retrievers.

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