This small, fetching redhead is a smart, happy retriever with boundless energy.

Vital Stats

Height: 17 to 21 inches at shoulder
Weight: 35 to 50 pounds
Coat: red, medium-length, water-repellant
Life span: 10 to 14 years

Summary
The Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever was created to both lure and retrieve waterfowl.

This versatile breed excels in the field and show ring, in obedience and agility, and as a companion to an active family. Full Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever profile on DogTime.com

Intelligence:
5 out of 5 stars (5.0 / 5)
Predatory tendencies:
5 out of 5 stars (5.0 / 5)
Potential for weight gain:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Compatible with kids:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Dog friendly:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Ease of training:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Energy Level:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Friendly toward strangers:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Easy to groom:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Drooling potential:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Vigor:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Wanderlust:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
General health:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Good for new owners:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Average:
3.5 out of 5 stars (3.5 / 5)