They are intelligent, energetic, and affectionate dogs that love to please their owners.
The average weight of a Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever is between 17-23 kg.
They typically live between 10-14 years.
A Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever needs at least 1-2 hours of exercise per day.
They should be brushed at least once a week and bathed every 2-3 months.
Yes, they shed moderately throughout the year and heavily during shedding season.
Yes, they require consistent training and socialization from a young age.
No, they are not recommended for apartment living as they need a lot of space and exercise.
Yes, they are generally good with children and make great family pets.
They can be prone to hip dysplasia, eye problems, and autoimmune diseases.