Flat-Coated Retriever Breed Information

Flat-Coated Retriever
Showdog.com Breed Since Friday, June 06, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
11 63 96 5.8 12 25

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 3 4 5 6

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 jdoyle send a message to jdoylesend message 5 hours ago
2 Trapper7 send a message to Trapper7send message 15 hours ago
3 Dead Until Dark send a message to Dead Until Darksend message 1 day ago
4 baymill send a message to baymillsend message 7 hours ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 15
Forequarter 5
Hindquarter 10
Gait 10
Top Neck and Back 20
Coat 5
Size 10
Feet 5
General 20


Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Flat-Coated Retriever dogs can die on Showdog.com
"General" Factor
The "General" factor takes into account such things as show shine and temperament in addition to the other genetic traits.
Did you know?
The figure 8 exercise requires the team to heel in a figure 8 pattern either on or off leash. Generally two of the ring stewards will assist the judge with this exercise by acting as "posts", standing 8 feet apart, that the team walks around to form the loops of the figure 8.