| UK KC Classification
| Country of Origin
||Chesapeake Bay, USA
| Date of Origin
||53 - 66 cm (21 - 26 inches)
||25 - 34 Kgs (55 - 75 lbs)
| Life Expectancy
||12 - 13 Yrs
Chesapeake Bay Retrievers have a strong muscular appearance with a distinctive coat that is coarse, oily and water resistant. They are colored various shades of brown.
Chesapeake Bay Retrievers are bright, happy, courageous and intelligent dogs.
If you are considering a Chesapeake Bay Retriever as a pet, consider the following points:
They are usually ok with children
They are suitable for hot or cold climates
They are easy to obedience train
They usually get on well with other dogs
Chesapeake Bay Retrievers are also known as: