Curly Coated Retriever

Curly Coated Retriever, among the oldest of the retriever dog breeds, is a famously versatile gun dog and peerless swimmer. Poised, proud, and wickedly smart. The Curly Coated Retriever is also a thinking person’s retriever who will never quit before you do. The dense curls of the Curly Coated Retriever pet leave many wondering if the dog breed is a cross between a poodle and a retriever. Moreover they might be surprised to learn that he is the oldest recognized retriever around.

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IMPORTANT STATS

  • Life expectancy:  10 – 12 years
  • Origin: United Kingdom
  • Temperament:  Proud, Wickedly smart and also Confident
  • Height:  Male: 25–27 Inches, Female: 23–25 Inches
  • Weight:  Male: 60–95  pounds, Female: 55–70 pounds
  • Colors: black, brown,
  • Group:  Sporting Group

 

MAJOR CHARACTERISTICS

Other names
 Curly,CCR
Coat: Thick coat
Litter size average 3 to 4 pups maybe larger
Life span12-14 years

 

 

CURLY COATED RETRIEVER DOG

The Curly Coated Retriever’s tight, crisp curls of either black or liver serve as waterproof and thorn-resistant all-weather gear for work in thick bramble and also icy lakes. Further the Curly is also a big, durable gun dog, but more elegant and as well as very graceful than other retrievers.Hence another trait that sets Curly Coated Retriever dog apart from the usual retriever is a tapered, wedge-shaped head.

 

CURLY-COATED RETRIEVER TEMPERAMENT AND APPEARANCE

  • The Curly Coated Retriever dog is also an eager and tireless land and, especially, water retriever outdoors, but a calm companion indoors.
  • He is sensitive and gentle, very good with children, and also responsive to commands.
  • Moreover he is reserved with strangers.
  • One of the most courageous dog of the retrievers, he is also a nonetheless quite sensitive.
  • He makes an ideal partner for an active, outdoor-oriented person who also wants a loyal family companion.
  • Friendly pet moreover toward Strangers.

 

CURLY-COATED RETRIEVER HEALTH AND CARE

  • Life expectation is 10 to 12 years.
  • Major concerns: CHD
  • Minor concerns: none
  • Occasionally seen: distichiasis, cataract, elbow dysplasia
  • Moreover Suggested tests: hip, cardiac, eye, (elbow)

 

GALLERY

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