Gundog Breeds

Gundogs are a category of dog breed developed to assist hunters to find and retrieve game.

Gundogs are divided into three primary groups: Retrieving, pointing and flushing.

Gundogs found in Australia are listed below:


Labrador Retriever, Chesapeake Bay Retriever, Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever, Golden Retriever, Flat Coated Retriever, Curly Coated Retriever.


English pointer, German Shorthaired pointer, German Longhaired pointer, Irish Setter, English Setter, Gordon Setter, Irish Red & White setter, L’Epagneul Breton (Brittany), Munsterlander, Hungarian Vizsla, Weimaraner.


English Springer Spaniel, English Cocker Spaniel, Clumber Spaniel, Field Spaniel, Irish Water Spaniel, Welsh Springer Spaniel.