Portuguese Water Dog
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The Portuguese Water Dog is a breed of working dog as classified by the American Kennel Club. Portuguese Water Dogs are originally from the Portuguese region of the Algarve from where the breed expanded to all around Portugal's coast where they were taught to herd fish into fishermen's nets to retrieve lost tackle or broken nets and to act as couriers from ship to ship or ship to shore.

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The Portuguese fisherman prized this seafaring breed for their spirited yet obedient nature.13
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Breed Profile = Portuguese Water Dog In a technique passed down by the Romans, Portuguese Water Dogs were taught to herd fish into the fishermen’s waiting nets in the high waves off the 20
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Breed Information - Portuguese Water Dogs Common Misspellings, Misnomers and Nicknames for the Portuguese Water Dog: Portugeuse Water Dog, PWD, Portie, Portugese Water Dog, Cão de água Português 22
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= Portuguese Water Dog Pedigree Points Recognized: AKC, ANKC, CKC, FCI, KC (GB), KUSA Height: Dog: 1924
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BACKGROUND In its home country (Portugal) the Portuguese Water Dog is also known as the Portuguese Fishing Dog, Diving Dog or the Sea Dog.39
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(Cão de agua português) TRANSLATION : Portuguese Kennel Club, Mrs. R. Binder-Gresly. ORIGIN : Portugal. DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THE ORIGINAL VALID STANDARD : 09.12.1966.45
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has been known since the 13th century as a retriever, lifesaver, courier, watchdog and companion of fishermen.47
= The Portuguese water dog has been Known for centuries along Portugal's coast.48
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Group 3 - Working dogs
Alternate name
Cão de Água Português
Gun Dogs
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Portuguese Water Dog
Water Dog