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Sporting Dog Breeds

Sporting Dog BreedsSporting dog breeds represent canine stardom with the highly popular pointers, setters, retrievers and spaniels.

Sporting dogs generally excel as bird and game hunters, but they also make superb, well-rounded companions. Naturally gentle, highly trainable and always eager to participate in any game their family can rustle up, they make excellent family dogs appreciated for their intelligence and alertness.

But beware all that appealing friendliness… exercise is high on their requirement list, so couch potatoes need not apply!

Sporting Breeds include:

  • Chesapeake Bay Retriever
  • Cocker Spaniel
  • English Cocker Spaniel
  • English Setter
  • English Springer Spaniel
  • Flat-Coated Retriever
  • Golden Retriever
  • Irish Setter
  • Labrador Retriever
  • Pointer
  • Weimaraner