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.
- 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
|Litter size||average 3 to 4 pups maybe larger|
|Life span||12-14 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)
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