This is the oldest French water dog; the forerunner of the poodle, Newfoundland and other water dogs.
The Barbet is a hunting companion, water fowler and sailor's assistant. He is a mid-sized dog. The Barbet is docile, sociable, even-tempered and gets along will with other animals. The coat is high maintenance, requiring regular brushing.
We currently do not have Barbet breeders listed with CADF.
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