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Chesapeake Bay Retrievers: the most honest advice you'll ever find about Chesapeake Bay Retriever puppies and adult dogs. Traits, characteristics, temperament, personality, behavior, buying, adopting, training, feeding, and health care.

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By Michele Welton. Copyright © 2000-2013



Chesapeake Bay Retriever Dog Breed Review

Dog breed reviewWhat's Good About 'Em,
What's Bad About 'Em.


The most honest dog breed review you'll ever find. Temperament, personality, behavior, traits, and characteristics. As an Obedience Instructor and Breed Selection Consultant for over 30 years, I give you my honest opinions about the breed – I hold nothing back.

Chesapeake Bay Retriever FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about the traits and characteristics of Chesapeake Bay Retrievers.


Training Chesapeake Bay Retrievers

I'll show you how to teach your Chesapeake Bay Retriever puppy or adult dog to listen to you and do what you say. My training methods are based on respect and sensible leadership. No hitting, yelling, choke collars, shock collars, or clicker training.

Chesapeake Bay Retriever Health & Feeding

Learn about the best dog foods, vaccinations and booster shots (needed or not?), natural treatments for Chesapeake Bay Retriever health problems, spaying and neutering pros and cons, and more.

Buying or Adopting a Chesapeake Bay Retriever

Good breeders versus bad breeders – how to tell the difference. Adopting your Chesapeake Bay Retriever from a rescue group. Temperament tests for evaluating Chesapeake Bay Retriever puppies and adult dogs for sale or adoption.