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Flat-Coated Retriever

Group Gundogs
AKC Group AKC Sporting Dogs
Temperament attentive, friendly
Size large dog breeds
Feeding Large Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Regular Grooming
Activeness Moderately Active Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Moderately Sociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Moderately Good Watch Dog
Training Moderately difficult to train dogs breeds

Flat-Coated Retriever Facts

First used for Retrieving fowl
Country of origins Great Britain
Year of origin 1800s
Colors Black, liver
Height (min) 22 inches (56 cm)
Height (max) 23 inches (58 cm)
Weight (min) 60 lbs (27 kg)
Weight (max) 70 lbs (32 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 9 years
Life expectancy (max) 11 years