They are friendly which makes them great family pets, but they are also intelligent enough to be highly capable working dogs.
Medium to Large
Male: 30 - 34 kg
Female: 25 - 32 kg
Male: 56 - 61 cm
Female: 51 - 56 cm
10 - 12 years
They were originally bred to retrieve ducks and upland game birds while hunting and shooting.
They are highly intelligent, sociable and loyal.
They are friendly with children and enjoy the companionship of other pets.
They require regular brushing and nail clipping.
They require 40-60 minutes of hard exercise every day. They also enjoy swimming.
Protein, fat and carbohydrates.