meet theNederlandse Kooikerhondje

theHistory

Training &Temperament

  • Children

    Yes

    54% agree

  • Other Pets

    Yes

    75%agree

  • Training

    Yes

    100% agree

  • Time Alone

    Yes

    70% agree

Did You Know?

Nederlandse Kooikerhondje are believed to be an ancestor to the Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever.

The first recorded litter born in the United States was in 1999.

The Nederlandse Kooikerhondje has been recorded in the Foundation Stock Service since 2004.

From the September 2014 Board Meeting - The Nederlandse Kooikerhondje was approved to compete in the Miscellaneous Class effective July 1, 2015. The Nederlandse Kooikerhondje Club of the...

From the February 2015 Board Meeting - The Kooikerhondje Club of the USA requested the breed name be changed to Nederlandse Kooikerhondje. The National club will also change their name to...

In 1572, a Kooiker supposedly saved the life of William of Orange in the Netherlands by warning of the Spanish attack.

The Dutch keep a breeding registry to record all litters born starting in 1942. This also includes health information.

From the May 2007 Board Meeting - The Nederlandse Kooikerhondje will be eligible to compete in Companion Events effective January 1, 2008.

The name is pronounced Koy Ker Hound Yeh.

The Nederlandse Kooikerhondje appeared on a Dutch cigarette card in the 1950's.

Nederlandse Kooikerhondje are being used for search and rescue and as service dogs.

From the April 2014 Board Meeting - The Nederlandse Kooikerhondje Club of the USA will serve as the AKC Parent Club to represent the Kooikerhondje.

The Nederlandse Kooikerhondje has been assigned the Sporting Group designation.

colors & Markings

Below is a list of the colors and markings available for this breed. Please refer to the breed standard for descriptions and the difference in types.

Colors

Description Desc. Standard Colors Std. Colors Registration Code Reg. Code
White & Red 214

Markings

Description Desc. Standard Markings Std. Markings Registration Code Reg. Code
Black Tips 053