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Kooiker dog, Kooikerhondje

an old Dutch working breed, known also as a Dutch decoy dog, supposedly because it can act as a decoy to lure ducks into a trap with its feathered tail. A small (14-16 inches tall) dog with moderately long, wavy haircoat with feathering on the chest, legs and tail in white with patches of red.

Kooiker dog myelopathy
a degenerative myelopathy, similar to Afghan hound myelopathy, inherited as an autosomal recessive trait.