The Flat-Coated Retriever was originally developed as a dual-purpose retriever of game on land and from water, and he’s still popular for that purpose today. He also competes in obedience, rally, and agility, is a super therapy dog, and is an ideal companion for people who are looking for an active dog breed.
Watch and learn about Flat-Coated Retriever dog's key characteristics:
|Name||Dog Breed Group||Height||Weight||Life Span|
|Flat-Coated Retriever Dog||Sporting Dogs||1 foot, 10 inches to 2 feet tall at the shoulder||55 to 70 pounds||10 to 12 years|