Brenda Phillips has owned and shown dogs nearly all her life. She acquired her first Flatcoated Retriever in the mid-sixties and, since then, her Exclyst Flatcoats have been successful in the show ring and in a variety of gundog activities. Brenda has been an adive member of The Flatcoated Retriever Society for nearly thirty years and is an international judge of Flatcoated, Golden and Curly Coated Retrievers, first judging abroad in 1977. This book, written by an avid enthusiast about a dellghtful1 outgoing breed of dog, will have something to off & you whether your interest is in showing, gundog activities or simply having a happy, faithful companion. If you do not love Flatcoats at the beginning, t can guarantee that you will by the end.