What Do Chesapeake Bay Retrievers Die From?

Chesapeake Bay Retrievers are excellent hunting dogs bred for retrieving prey in the cold waters of Chesapeake Bay. Chesapeake Bay Retrievers have an average life expectancy of 10 to 12 years, but 1-in-5 dogs don’t live past five years. It makes one wonder what do Chesapeake Bay Retrievers die from? Chesapeake Bay Retrievers, especially when … Read more

How Strong is a Chesapeake Bay Retriever?

When I think of retrievers, I tend to envision physically strong and intelligent canines, highly effective in most hunting activities. Chesapeake Bay Retrievers were originally employed to recover birds, pull fishing nets, and rescue fishers by local market hunters. They are now largely family pets and hunting companions. Made me wonder how strong is a … Read more

Chesapeake Bay Retriever Vs. German Pointer: What’s The Difference?

Chesapeake Bay Retrievers and German Pointers are amazing breeds for active owners and especially for avid bird hunters. Even though they are both high-maintenance dogs, they are very different, and, therefore, one may be ideal for your home, while the other is less appropriate. Chesapeake Bay Retrievers are adapted to cold climes. German Pointers are … Read more