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Redlion Kennel is located in Southampton, New Jersey, one hour east of Philadelphia in southern NJ. We are a NJ breeder offering Chesapeake Bay Retriever and Labrador puppies bred to the breed standards. Our goal is to produce a good looking dog that possesses trainability and natural retrieving instincts for hunting, show, field competition and great family companions. Redlion Chesapeakes have long been known as a dual-purpose dog. Many dogs produced by our breeding stock or stud dogs compete in shows all over the country and have been ranked many times in the top 10 dogs in the US. Most are stocky, dependable hunters and great companions while others compete in hunt tests, shows and performance events. Many of the dogs compete in more than one venue at the same time.The Redlion Labradors are a combined effort of field trial breeding with some bred to Champion and Best in Show Labs with natural retrieving desire. I believe in a Dual-Purpose retriever and strive to prove that in today's Labrador.
On this site you will enjoy many pages of photos, lots of tips for training, information for reading about dog health issues, records of our accomplishments and you may view photos and stats on upcoming litters and stud dogs. We want you to be an informed buyer or owner so you may enjoy many productive years with your new companion. Book your next Hunting Trip in MD, DE, PA and NJ with one of these Hunting Guides who use Redlion Dogs for their retrieving! Are you a Turkey Hunter????? Visit Ron Clough's home page.... see his specialty Turkey Calls and Books about hunting Turkeys.... Be sure to visit the FREE Information & Helpful Articles Pages and the Links Page View Photos of Redlion Kennel and our Dog Runs - see where our dogs liveThe Chesapeake Bay Retriever (affectionately called ‘Chessie’) has a fascinating history. When a wrecked English ship was discovered off the coast of Maryland in 1807, two Newfoundland puppies were found among the survivors. These puppies, one red and one black, developed a reputation for superior retrieving abilities.
Many dogs from the area, probably including Bloodhounds and Irish Water Spaniels, were bred with them. Gradually the descendants of these dogs became identifiable as a distinct breed which could brave the icy waters of the Chesapeake Bay to retrieve water fowl. The Chesapeake Bay Retriever was recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1885, but to this day has attracted only modest interest and hunter. The Chesapeake Bay Retriever is the state dog of Maryland and is the mascot of the University of Maryland-Baltimore County (UMBC). Theodore Roosevelt had a Chesapeake Bay Retriever named ‘Sailor Boy’. Size The Chesapeake Bay Retriever has a shoulder height of 53-66 cm (21-26 in) and weighs 25-36 kg (55-80 lbs). It has a broad skull, visible stop (depression where the muzzle meets the forehead), thin lips, small, hanging ears and amber eyes. Chesapeake Bay Retrievers have a deep, strong chest, webbed feet for improved swimming ability, and muscular hindquarters which are slightly higher than the front shoulders.
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both are sometimes mistaken as a sign of aggressiveness. Temperament The Chesapeake Bay Retriever has a tendency to chase cats, but can learn to live with them if socialized when young. It can get along with other dogs but may try to dominate other males. Chesapeake Bay Retrievers are suspicious of strangers and become aggressive quickly when they feel their owner is threatened. Care The Chesapeake Bay Retriever should be brushed when shedding to remove dead hairs, but care must be taken not to harm the texture of the coat.
It should be bathed only as necessary. The Chesapeake Bay Retriever has a lifespan of 10-13 years. Chesapeake Bay Retrievers are susceptible to hip dysplasia (malformed hip joint which can cause lameness or arthritis), hypothyroidism, and eye problems such as PRA and cataracts. Chesapeake Bay Retrievers are at risk of bloat, a potentially serious digestive issue which can be prevented by feeding from a raised dish, spacing meals throughout the day, and avoiding exercise immediately after meals. Training Though the Chesapeake Bay Retriever is intelligent, it is known for being difficult to train. Patience is required as the Chesapeake Bay Retriever is not eager to change its behaviors. A popular expression is ‘You can order a Labrador Retriever and ask a Golden Retriever, but you must negotiate with a Chesapeake Bay Retriever’. Once the Chesapeake Bay Retriever recognizes its handler's authority and understands what is expected of it, it will behave properly going forward. Obedience training is strongly recommended.
Activity The Chesapeake Bay Retriever is an active dog which needs substantial daily exercise. It enjoys playing field sports and swimming, especially in cold water. The Chesapeake Bay Retriever can be satisfied with life in an apartment if sufficiently exercised. Chesapeake Bay Retriever Puppies for Sale - Shipped Worldwide! Finding the right Chesapeake Bay Retriever puppy can be dog gone hard work. PuppyFind® provides a convenient and efficient means of selecting and purchasing the perfect Chesapeake Bay Retriever puppy (or Chesapeake Bay Retriever puppies) from the comfort of your home, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Take advantage of our PuppySearch or leisurely browse our directory of hundreds of dog breeds, Chesapeake Bay Retriever dog breeders, Chesapeake Bay Retriever dogs for adoption, and Chesapeake Bay Retriever puppy for sale listings with photos and detailed descriptions. Some Chesapeake Bay Retriever puppies for sale may be shipped Worldwide and include crate and veterinarian checkup.