Flat-Coated Retriever Breed Information

Flat-Coated Retriever
Showdog.com Breed Since Friday, June 06, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
8 74 168 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

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1 PotomacTideKennels send a message to PotomacTideKennelssend message 20 hours ago
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5 Carolyn send a message to Carolynsend message 1 day ago
6 Patrick Kennels send a message to Patrick Kennelssend message 1 day 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.