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Curly-Coated Retriever Info

Curly-Coated Retriever Breed Information

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Also known as: "CCR", "Curly"
Lifespan: 8-12 years Height: 23-27" Shedding: Moderate Litter Size: 6-10 pups
Group: Sporting Weight: 60-70 lbs Hair Length: Short Size: Large

Breed Overview

The Curly-Coated Retriever is a Large dog breed, with a starting weight of 60 lbs that can reach 70 lbs. It is officially part of the Sporting group and recognized by the CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NKC, NZKC, APRI, ACR. Some critical information for potential owners. The Curly-Coated Retriever breed has a typical lifespan of 8 to 12 years, Short hair, and have Moderate shedding. Breeders interested in the Curly-Coated Retriever should know that the average litter size is between 6 to 10 puppies.

Curly-Coated Retriever Breed Characteristics

Group Sporting Drooler no
Size Large Guard Dog no
Origin England Easy to Train
Kid Friendly yes Hypoallergenic no
Stranger Friendly somewhat Active Indoors
Apartment Friendly no Exercise Demands no
Pet Friendly yes Yard Needs large
Intelligent Grooming Requirements weekly
Barks Dangerous no

Curly-Coated Retriever Temperament

good-natured, devoted, and constantly aims to please. They are confident, highly intelligent, and proud. They are clever and sometimes mischievous, but they are also very trainable.

Health Problems

hip dysplasia. Epilepsy and eye problems like cataracts are also of mild concern

Curly-Coated Retriever Coat

Curly-Coated Retriever Dog Colors

Black or liver

Recognized By

CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, ANKC, NKC, NZKC, APRI, ACR

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