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Breed: Gordon settler
Country of Origin: 17th century Scotland
AKC Group: Sporting
Function: Pointing, retrieving, and tracking
Life Span: 12 years
Appearance: Graceful, athletic
Color: Black and tan
Coat Type: Shedding, wavy, medium length
Grooming: Daily brushing
Height: 23-27 years
Weight: 45-70 pounds
Activity Level: High
Watch Dog: No
Protection: No
Intelligence: High
Trainability: Difficult
Good With Children: Yes
Good With Pets: No
Good With Strangers: No
Character: Affectionate, strong
Home Environment: Fenced yard
Best Owner: Leader with time to train
Potential Problems:  
Behavior: Destructive, vocal
Physical: Slow to mature
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