Flat-Coated Retriever is a smartest gun dog breed which originated in the United Kingdom. At first sight, you might think that Flat-Coated Retriever looks like Golden Retriever, but it is a distinctive breed serve as dual purpose Retriever both on land and water to retrieve Birds and animals on shooting events.
This dog is an ideal companion for those family who are searching for a well obedient and active dog. The average size of this Sporting dog 56 to 62 cm in height and wait upto 25-36 kg.
|Life Span||8 – 14 years|
|Color||Black and Liver|
|Temperament||Outgoing, Devoted, Optimistic, Confident, Friendly|
|Height||Male: 59–62 cm Female: 56–59 cm|
|Weight||Male: 27–36 kg Female: 25–32 kg|
One thing you should know about this breed which is recommended that some breeders claims that Flat-Coated Retriever puppies comes in three colors but in reality flat coated dog come in only black and liver.
|Adapts well to Apartment Living|
|Tolerates being Alone|
|Friendly toward Strangers|
|Easy to Train|
|Easy To Groom|
Flat-Coated Retriever is also a longest lived dog breed with an average lifespan of 12 to 14 years. These dogs are amicable and love to play with kids.
But these dogs can’t be considered as a watchdog as they are also friendly towards strangers.
Flat-Coated Retriever Puppies
You will like to own this dog because this dog takes the longest time to get mature mentally it means you can play with your colossal puppy for several years. These dogs not recommended for Apartment living people.
If you are neatnik man, then this breed will not be a good fit for you as they shed profusely which might create a problem for you. It is recommended that this dog should be feed with 3 to 5 cups of high-quality dry food a day, should be divided into two meals.