The Flat-Coated Retriever is a gundog breed originating from the United Kingdom. It was developed as a retriever both on land and in the water. Its nicknames include Flatcoat, Flattie, Flatte, Flattie-Tattie, and flatt. The Flat-Coated Retriever has strong muscular jaws and a relatively long muzzle to allow for the carrying of birds and upland game. It has almond-shaped, dark brown eyes with an intelligent, friendly expression. The Flat-Coated Retriever is an active, multitalented bird dog with a strong desire to please people. Check out our collection of Flat-Coated Retriever dog names for male or female Flattie puppies.