The group 8 of the Retrievers, Flushing Dogs and Water Dogs, It is made up of highly specialized hunting dogs, whose work often complements that of other hunting dogs, either Retrievers, that recover the wounded game, Spaniel, that track game over the roughest terrain, or like the Water Dogs, that do not reject any pond or swamp.
Although they are perfectly adapted to hunting and have been bred for that purpose, these dogs are also making their way into homes more and more, thanks to its flexible and very friendly character and its easy training. They are very sociable dogs, although calm and cautious.
Besides being highly appreciated companion dogs, they are also good guide and working dogs. In fact, they need to help and work to prosper.
Standard – classification FCI
- Group 8: Retrievers - Flushing Dogs - Water Dogs
- Section 1: Retrievers.
In this box we will focus on the Retrievers included in the Group 8 (Retrievers - Flushing Dogs - Water Dogs).
The Chesapeake is a hunting dog, pure and simple.
When a British brig was wrecked off the coast of Maryland 1807, part
The Curly-coated Retriever Unlike the others “Retrievers” is very good guardian.
The Curly-coated Retriever There is
The development of Golden Retriever it's quite slow. He does not physically become an adult until 18 months of age.
The origin of the “Golden
The Labrador Retriever It is the most popular breed in the world by number of registered copies.
The Labrador Retriever is a relatively recent breed and
The Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever is a very intelligent dog, resistant and playful.
Sometimes nicknamed “Great“, the Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever