Canis ISSN: 2398-2942

Retriever: Flat-coated

Contributor(s): Jeff Yellowley


General information

  • Shared ancestors with Labrador Retriever Retriever: Labrador.
  • Introduction of Setter breeding has given characteristic joy of life and slight mischievous edge.
  • Happy in all company, makes an excellent companion in the country.

Biological Data

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Further Reading


Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • Mason J The Flat-Coated Retriever Today. Howell. ISBN 0876051247.


  • Visit the American Kennel Club website to search for details of AKC-recognized breed clubs: