Chesapeake Bay Retriever Breeders Jerome ID

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Companion Animal Clinic
(208) 536-5285
17 N Idaho St
Wendell, ID

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Morgan, Jared, Dvm - Green Acres Pet Ctr
(208) 734-2711
868 Green Acres Dr
Twin Falls, ID

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Rhett, Misty, Dvm - Roche Equine Veterinary Svc Pa
(208) 731-0661
3477 N 2900 E
Twin Falls, ID

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Sand Creek Icelandics
(208) 346-6775
PO Box 544
Shelley, ID
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Icelandic Sheepdog

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Rockin Heart Ranch
(208) 875-0187
1340 Rock Creek Rd
Potlatch, ID
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Cirneco Dell'Etna

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Maendl, Art, DVM - West End Veterinary Clinic
(208) 543-6000
4194 N 1380 E
Buhl, ID

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Valley View Veterinary Clinic
(208) 734-7966
2355 Beryl Ave
Twin Falls, ID

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Oliver Tree Kennels
(208) 756-8477
31 E Foothill Rd
Salmon, ID
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Lhasa Apso

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My Darling Dogs
(208) 739-2093
7353 Cloud Ct
Caldwell, ID
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Bolognese

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DJ's Chihuahuas
(208) 529-6543
826 Singletree Ln
Idaho Falls, ID
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Chihuahua

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Chesapeake Bay Retriever - Guide to Chesapeake Bay Retrievers

Description: The Chesapeake Bay Retriever claims an adventurous and somewhat mysterious history. In 1807, two Newfoundlands were rescued off the coast of Maryland after a shipwreck. The black male and brown female were both excellent water dogs and were later mated. These pups were most likely crossed with other local sporting breeds such as the Coonhound, the English Water Poodle, and the Curly and Flat-Coated Retrievers. What emerged was an able rough-water dog with excellent retrieving instincts. His coat, in particular, is unique in that it can withstand icy-cold water yet remain dry underneath; sportsmen claim a quick shake is all it takes to shed any remaining water and ice. The Chesapeake Bay Retriever was officially recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1873 and in 1892 in Canada. The "Chessie" enjoys country life over city life and needs plenty of outdoor activity.

Height: The height of a Chesapeake Bay Retriever is between 23 - 26" (58.4 - 58.4cm) for dogs, 21 - 24" (53.3 - 53.3cm) for bitches

Weight: The weight of a Chesapeake Bay Retriever is between 65 - 75 lbs (29 - 29 kg) for dogs, 55 - 65 lbs (24.6 - 24.6 kg) for bitches

Coat Type: The Chesapeake Bay Retriever's water-repellent coat is oily, straight and short; there is a thick, downy undercoat.

Color:The colors of the Chesapeake Bay Retriever's coat may be brown, tan or "deadgrass." Grooming needs are minimal.

Temperament: The Chesapeake Bay Retriever is courageous, hard-working, and extremely loyal to its family.

Health Problems: Some of the hereditary diseases the Chesapeake Bay Retriever is prone to include hip dysplasia, progressive retinal atrophy (PRA), cataracts and von Willebrand disease type 3. The average life span of a Chesapeake Bay Retriever is 10 - 13 years.

Special Interest: Although the breed does not have many followers, and is neither popular at shows nor championed in field trials, the Chesapeake Bay Retri...

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